Celebrity Gwyneth Paltrow Will Host President Obama Fundraiser at Her Home The actress will host the event in L.A. on Oct 9 By Mariah Haas Published on September 14, 2014 09:45 AM Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: Michael Buckner/Getty Gwyneth Paltrow will host President Barack Obama for a fundraising event next month, PEOPLE confirms. The fundraiser, which was planned by the Democratic National Committee, will be held at the Oscar winner’s L.A. home on October 9. According to The Hollywood Reporter, there will be a reception followed by a dinner where President Obama will answer questions from guests – who are each paying $1,000 to $32,400 to attend the event. Paltrow, 41, will join a handful of celebrities who have hosted President Obama including Sarah Jessica Parker, who hosted a fundraiser two years ago at her Manhattan home. Meryl Streep, Michael Kors, Anna Wintour and Bravo’s Andy Cohen were among the star-studded crowd. Want more stories like this? Sign up for our newsletter and other special offers: sign me up Thank you for signing up!