Steve Harvey, Marjorie Harvey, model Gelila Bekele and director Tyler Perry attend the 2nd annual Steve Harvey Foundation Gala at Cipriani, Wall Street on April 4, 2011 in New York City.

*More than $600,000 was raised during the 2nd Annual Steve Harvey Foundation Gala, held April 4 at New York’s Cipriani Wall Street and hosted by Harvey and Sherri Shepherd of “The View.”

Some 500 friends, family members and supporters were on hand – including Russell Simmons, Gayle King, Boris Kodjoe, New York Giants player Justin Tuck and more –to applaud honorees Tyler Perry, Chris and Malaak Rock, and Alan Mulally of Ford Motor Company who were all recognized with the Steve Harvey Foundation’s Helping Hand Award.

“I continue to be inspired by the generosity shown by all the friends and supporters who came out tonight. Marjorie and I are so grateful and will use this money in the spirit it has been given – to change the lives of young men around the world,” said Harvey.

Grammy Award winning saxophonist David Sanborn performed during the event.

David Sanborn

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Harvey Fam (L-R): Wynton Harvey, Karli Harvey, Morgan Harvey, Marjorie Harvey, comedian Steve Harvey, Lori Harvey, Brandi Harvey and Jason Harvey

Cynthia Bailey of "The Real Housewives of Atlanta"

Angela Simmons

Shirley Strawberry

Justin Tuck of the New York Giants

Boris Kodjoe

Honoree Chris Rock