Oprah's Stedman up for auction in NL
5 October 2007, AMSTERDAM (dpa) - Talkshow host Oprah Winfrey's life partner, Stedman Graham, has put himself up for auction on a Dutch charity auction website, it was reported Friday.
5 October 2007
AMSTERDAM (dpa) - Talkshow host Oprah Winfrey's life partner, Stedman Graham, has put himself up for auction on a Dutch charity auction website, it was reported Friday.
Graham, 56, who is due to speak at a congress on diversity in The Hague on 15 October, is listed on auction website www.goededoelenveiling.nl
The highest bidder will be introduced to Graham and receive an entrance ticket to the congress. The tickets are normally sold at EUR 827,05.
Graham said the money raised by the winning bid will be transferred directly to International Child Support and Wereldkinderen, a Dutch children's charity organisation.
The current bid stands at EUR 255. Bidding will continue until 10 October.
Graham is an entrepreneur and CEO of S. Graham & Associates, a Chicago-based corporate and educational marketing and consulting firm.
He is also founder of AAD (formerly, Athletes Against Drugs), a non-profit organisation that provides services and scholarships to youth and students.
[Copyright dpa 2007]
Subject: Dutch news