Clooney’s Oscar gift bag nets $45,100


George ClooneyGeorge Clooney’s swank Oscar swag bag that included a Blackberry 8700 has fetched thousands at auction. Clooney donated the bag to the United Way, and Wednesday it sold for $45,100 in an extended online auction that began March 21, organization spokeswoman Sheila Consaul said.

The winner was not immediately identified.

The money will benefit the United Way’s hurricane response and relief recovery Fund, Consaul said.