Variety, The Children’s Charity host 50th anniversary at annual Dinner with the Stars

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ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Variety, The Children's Charity brought big money and star power to St. Louis Saturday night.

Tonight was the charity’s annual Dinner with the Stars at the Peabody Opera House.

The dinner is the biggest fundraiser for the charity for the year, raising more than $2 million dollars.

Those in attendance were treated with an exclusive concert performed by Grammy Award winning artist Lionel Richie.

The money raised benefits children in St. Louis with intellectual and physical disabilities.

Tonight was the charity’s 50th anniversary.