Joe Francis followed up his ratings boosting appearance on The Real Housewives of Miami by attending a black tie function hosted by friends Roy and Lea Black. In the most recent episode the creator of the Girls Gone Wild entertainment brands attended The Blacks Annual Gala, a charity event that has raised more than 12 Million since its inception and this year boasted performances by Queen Latifah and Tony Bennett. By Joe’s side were friends Mario Lopez and Adriana de Moura. Tensions were still boiling after retired model Joanna Krupa continued to sling ridiculous accusations at Joe Francis even after he extended an olive branch. Despite the controversy Joe was happy to have participated in an event that raised nearly a million dollars for at risk youth. To learn more about The Blacks Annual Gala click HERE.