Beyonce & Jay-Z Raises over $5 Million for Cancer Research

Beyonce and her husband Jay-Z continue to lend a helping a hand. The power couple recently helped raised 6 million for cancer research with the non-profit, City of Hope.

Following the ending of their “On the Run II” tour, Bey and Jay partnered with the organization to host a fundraising gala. The guests included Tiffany Haddish, Kelly Rowland, Dr. Dre, Usher, Wiz Khalia and more.

(Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for City of Hope)

In a statement released by City of Hope CEO, Robert Stones, he says:

“We find partners in honorees and honorees help arrange the talent.”

According to Stones, it was Jon Platt, (one of the partners) who made the call to Beyonce and Jay Z and they said yes right away.

In total were about 1,200 guests along with a performance from Queen Bey herself.

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