Brad Pitt and the Make It Right Foundation offer a Groupon deal to meet the actor in New Orleans
Got plans on May 17? If not, you could end up hanging out with Brad Pitt at the gala for his Make It Right Foundation in the Big Easy. The actor and longtime advocate for New Orleanians affected by the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina is auctioning off a chance join him at next month's fundraiser for the charity organization, which has been building environmentally friendly, affordable homes in the city's Ninth Ward neighborhood since 2007.
E! News reports that for the $10 Groupon entry fee, you stand to win a flight for two to the Crescent City, where you'll stay two nights at the W New Orleans, receive a "private architecture tour of the charity's … site," get a chance to volunteer for Make It Right yourself, and check out the May 17 event -- which includes performances by Chris Rock, Bruno Mars and Kings of Leon -- with Pitt. Whether you score the package or not, your $10 will go toward Each $10 donation to towards helping people need get energy efficient places to live.
Groupon does warn that meeting and greeting the actor "is contingent on the availability of all parties," though, so you might want to stay flexible when you schedule that po-boy lunch trip to Mother's ...