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Stevie Wonder's Private Show Boosts Donation for Paul Newman's Charity

October 25, 2010 (8:49 am) GMT
The soul icon helps to raise fund for the New York benefit for Paul Newman's Hole after one mystery buyer agrees to pay $100,000 for his intimate performance.

helped to boost donations for 's summer camp organization by an extra $100,000 on Thursday, October 21 - when a private bidder handed over the staggering amount for an intimate performance by the soul icon.

Hollywood stars including , , and all turned out for the New York benefit for Paul Newman's Hole in the Wall Camps last week, raising more than $3 million over the course of the night.

But charity organizers received an unexpected "afterhours" donation after the event wrapped, with the mystery buyer digging deep to land the private one-song show from Wonder, according to the New York Post's Page Six column.

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