Bob Saget continues to be serving to to lift funds for a trigger close to and pricey to his coronary heart even in loss of life … an annual fundraiser he hosted is coming again, with an help from his well-known associates.
The late “Full Home” star was a tireless advocate and fundraiser for the Scleroderma Analysis Basis, internet hosting their signature occasion for 30 years … however now that he is gone, the comedy present is popping right into a particular tribute to Bob.
The SRF tells TMZ a trio of Bob’s superstar friends are the brand new hosts for “Cool Comedy • Scorching Delicacies” … with Jeff Ross, John Mayer and Jimmy Kimmel selecting up the baton for Bob.
The fundraiser, which prices a minimum of $500 to attend, can pay tribute to Bob and in addition characteristic comedy units from Nikki Glaser, Regina Corridor, Howie Mandel, Joel McHale, Kevin Nealon and John Stamos, simply to call a number of.
Beneath Bob’s stewardship, the annual present raised over $25 million to seek out very important analysis to discover a treatment for scleroderma, a bunch of uncommon illnesses that contain the hardening of the pores and skin and connective tissues.
Bob’s sister, Homosexual, died from the illness again in 1994 when she was solely 47, and he is been concerned in SRF by “Cool Comedy • Scorching Delicacies” since 1991, as an attendee, performer, organizer and producer.
Keep in mind … Jeff and John have been actually near Bob, even braving Los Angeles site visitors to choose up Saget’s automobile from the airport, their approach of remembering their late good friend.
Along with headlining SRF’s huge occasion, Bob additionally took time through the years to succeed in out to households affected by the sickness to supply consolation and assist.
The occasion goes down Sept. 21 on the Beverly Wilshire resort … and Jeff says Bob’s present should go on till they discover a treatment.