Eternal icon Cher is rallying the LGBTQ community to support Joe Biden in a virtual fundraiser for his presidential campaign.
The online event will be on August 31, where she’ll be joined by Pete Buttigieg and Senator Tammy Baldwin and Rep. David Cicilline.
According to Deadline, tickets for the event start at $1,000 per person and go up to a whopping $100,000. Donors of $50,000 and above will get to participate in a
Is that like a private Zoom session?
Cher endorsed Biden for president back in February, and she reiterated her support for him after his DNC acceptance speech on Thursday.
Tweeting in her characteristic all-caps, she declared:
“AM PROUD JOE BIDEN SUPPORTER. LOVE, RESPECT,& BELIEVE IN JOE.
The Biden campaign has lined up other entertainment figures for events over the next several weeks. On Wednesday, Will & Grace‘s Debra Messing and Eric McCormack will moderate a conversation on “the value of women voters and leaders,” with Rep. Lucy McBath (D-GA), Rep. Abby Finkenauer (D-IA) and Rep. Debbie Mucarsel-Powell (D-FL). Tickets start at $100 per person.
Jennifer Garner will participate in a virtual fundraiser on Sept. 8 with Jill Biden, with tickets starting at $250 per person.
Cyndi Lauper is on the bill for an LGBTQ+ event on Sept. 14, with Buttigieg, Rep. Sharice Davids (D-KS) and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot. Tickets start at $100 per person.
AM PROUD JOE BIDDEN SUPPORTER♥️.LOVE, RESPECT,& BELIEVE IN JOE.I WILL NEVER STOP BELIEVING IN JOE,& I’M NO STARRY EYED GIRL.I’VE SEEN IT ALL & JOE IS MY PRESIDENT♥️.JOE WILL HELP WORKING FAMILIES.— Cher (@cher) August 21, 2020
WE HAVE A MILLION SHATTERED DREAMS..I TRUST JOE 2 PUT THEM BACK TOGETHER AGAIN
We fucking love Cher. How can you not?
(Photo, Joe Biden/Twitter; via Pink News)