Susan Sarandon reunited with her friend and “Thelma & Louise” co-star Geena Davis on September 19th for Heifer International’s 2nd Annual “Beyond Hunger: A Place at the Table” gala at Montage Beverly Hills.
The gala honored Susan Sarandon’s commitment to Heifer’s goal of ending world hunger. Susan raises awareness for Heifer’s mission through events, television appearances, op-ed pieces, and field visits. Cause Effect Agency arranged her trip to Cambodia in 2011 with her daughter, actress Eva Amurri Martino, to see Heifer’s work first-hand and participate in the Passing on the Gift ceremony.
To support the event, Cause Effect Agency helped assemble the gala’s Co-host Committee and Dinner Host Committee. The full list of people who lent their support includes Jeff Bridges, Mehcad Brooks, Janie Bryant, Ty Burrell, Colbie Caillat, Ted Danson & Mary Steenburgen, Geena Davis, Mia Farrow, Mark Feuerstein, Jane Fonda, Amanda Fuller, Jon & Kirsten Heder, Nina Jacobson, Allison Janney, Jane Kaczmarek, Billie Jean King, Diane Lane, Eva Amurri & Kyle Martino, Bonnie Raitt, Dr. Heather Richardson, Laura Turner Seydel, Jimmi Simpson, Ian Somerhalder, Octavia Spencer, Ashley & Ryan Stone, Serinda Swan, Michael Welch, Forest Whitaker & Keisha Whitaker, Dan Zanes and Josh Zuckerman.