R&B singer Toni Braxton arrived in New York City on Wednesday, March 30, to open bidding on the second annual Lindt Gold Bunny Celebrity Auction.The Lindt Gold Bunny Celebrity Auction is a benefit for non-profit organization Autism Speaks. Braxton, Fergie, Nick Cannon and Celine Dion, joined other celebs in autographing the gold bunnies. Fans and collectors can bid on the items throughout the month of April, with 100% of the proceeds going towards Autism Speaks, a charity close to Braxton’s heart.
“As a mother of a son with autism, this is a cause that I am very passionate about,” said Braxton. “I’m excited to be a part of the Lindt Gold Bunny Celebrity Auction, and honored to have the opportunity to help raise funds and awareness for Autism Speaks.”
The 2011 Lindt Gold Bunny Auction is almost twice as big as last year’s event, which included 59 gold bunnies and raised $10,000 for Autism Speaks. For more information, or to place a bid, check the website.