Gene Simmons Helps At-Risk Children

The Children Matter presented by Gene Simmons, the Starkey Hearing Foundation and Matter, hosted a Los Angeles event to celebrate the launch of their new collaborative initiative, whose mission is to improve the lives of thousands of at-risk children by expanding access to healthcare and food, giving the gift of hearing as well as performing life-saving surgeries.  Guests at the inaugural fete, which took place at the home of Rohan Oza,  enjoyed cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, live auction as well as a special performance by Gene Simmons. The first annual event raised over 3.5 million dollars!

Maria Menounos, Gene Simmons, Sophie Simmons, Bai Ling and Rohan Oza attend the Children Matter.NGO first annual gala on November 7, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Tommaso Boddi/Getty Images for The Children Matter.NGO)

Maria Menounos, Gene Simmons, Sophie Simmons, Bai Ling and Rohan Oza attend the Children Matter.NGO first annual gala on November 7, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Tommaso Boddi/Getty Images for The Children Matter.NGO)

Celebrities/VIPs in attendance included, Gene, Shannon and Sophie Simmons plus Bai Ling (Call Me King), Brady Forseth (Stakey Foundation), Khandi Alexander (Scandal), Kyle Massey (Being Mary Jane), Natasha Henstridge (actress), Maria Menounos (actress/TV host), Patrick Warburton, Pete Wentz (Fall Out Boy), Randy Jackson (Record Producer), Steven Bauer (Ray Donovan), Tommy Thayer (KISS) and more.

Pete Wentz and Meagan Camper attend the Children Matter.NGO first annual gala on November 7, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Tommaso Boddi/Getty Images for The Children Matter.NGO)

Pete Wentz and Meagan Camper attend the Children Matter.NGO first annual gala on November 7, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Tommaso Boddi/Getty Images for The Children Matter.NGO)

Photo Credit: Tommaso Boddi/Getty Images for The Children Matter.NGO

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