Nicole Richie, Brooklyn Decker Glam Up 2011 UNICEF Ball

Posted Friday December 9, 2011 2:39 AM GMT

Gathering together to raise money for quite the worthwhile cause, the stars were out at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Los Angeles, CA for the 2011 UNICEF Ball on Thursday night (December 8).

Held annually as one of the most notable black-tie galas, the ritzy soiree was hosted by Entertainment Tonight's Mary Hart while drawing out lovely ladies including Nicole Richie, Brooklyn Decker, Diane Kruger and Kate Walsh.

Also in attendance at the fundraising fete - which has a mission to help create a healthier and safer life for children all over the globe - were Kristen Bell and husband Dax Shepard, as well as Rose McGowan, Matthew Morrison, Jenna Elfman and Jayma Mays.

As for the entertainment, guests were treated to special musical performances by L.P., Emily Bear, Melanie Fiona, Huter Perry and Lionel Richie while Her Majesty Queen Noor of Jordan was recognized as a Woman of Compassion and the Medavoy family was presented with the Danny Kaye Humanitarian Award.

Enjoy the pictures from the 2011 Unicef Ball at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel (December 8).

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