Ron Burkle one of the many successful American business magnate donated an amount of $50,000 to a reality show, Celebrity Apprentice 2010. He is also a major political fundraiser and was listed as the wealthiest man on the Forbes 400 with an estimated wealth of $3.5 billion in the year 2008.
The $50,000 donated by Ron Burkle was intended for Holly Peete and her group team Tenacity. Peete and her team was tasked to come up with the biggest amount of mony to put up a fitness class.
Peete was the team’s project manager. She wass calling in using the telephones when she suddenly got the $50,000 donation from Ron Burkle.
Because of Burkle’s donation, Peete and her team were able to raise over $200,000.