Buffett’s 20th Annual Charity Lunch Auction to Kick Off in May
(Bloomberg) -- Warren Buffett’s 20th annual lunch auction to benefit a San Francisco charity is set for next month.
The week-long auction on EBay Inc.’s website is planned for May 26 through May 31, according to a statement issued Monday by Glide, whose programs address hunger, poverty and homelessness. The winning bidder gets to bring seven friends to a lunch with the famed investor at Smith & Wollensky in New York. Buffett, 88, has raised close to $30 million to benefit the charity.
|2003||David Einhorn, Greenlight Capital||$250,100|
|2004||Jason Choo, Singapore||$202,100|
|2006||Yongping Duan, California||$620,100|
|2007||Mohnish Pabrai, Guy Spier, Harina Kapoor||$650,100|
|2008||Zhao Danyang, Pure Heart Asset Management||$2,110,100|
|2009||Salida Capital, Canada||$1,680,300|
|2014||Andy Chua, Singapore||$2,166,766|
|2015||Zhu Ye, Dalian Zeus Entertainment Co.||$2,345,678|
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