The 22nd annual Prostate Cancer Foundation Gala raised millions toward cancer research this summer. 

Total sponsorships and ticket sales were valued at $1.3 million and the live auction raised more than $6.5 million for the foundation’s work.

The auction lots included a four-day Home Run Challenge MLB package, two VIP access packages to the 2023 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas and a 2023 Fisker Ocean 1 SUV.

The Aug. 27 event, which was held at the Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill, New York, also supported the Annual PCF Pro-AM Tennis Tournament. 

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The dinner party included musical performances by Daryl Hall and John Oates and ABBA. 

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The Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) 22nd Annual Gala at the Parrish Art Museum (Credit: PMC) | Fox News

Notable attendees included Deepak Chopra, Alex Rodriguez, Oliver Stone, Candace Bushnell, Katie Couric, John Paulson, Rob and Cindy Citrone and David Rubenstein.

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Founded in 1993 by Michael Milken, the foundation is the world's leading philanthropic organization dedicated to funding life-saving cancer research.

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Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) founder Michael Milken and Alex Rodriguez (Credit: BFA) | Fox News

The Prostate Cancer Foundation has funded nearly $800 million of research by 2,200 scientists at 220 leading cancer centers in 22 countries. 

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That research now impacts 70 forms of human cancer by focusing on immunotherapy, the microbiome and food as medicine. 

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