On July 3rd the Charity Series of Poker will return for our fifth annual event benefiting Three Square Food Bank, Southern Nevada’s ONLY food bank. It will be held at the beautiful Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in Las Vegas where we’re honored to be a part of their PHamous Poker Series. We’d like to thank Planet Hollywood for sponsoring the event by running the event rake-free.
The festivities begin at 3:30pm in the London Club on “the Mezz” with a VIP reception that all tournament players are invited to attend. All attendees will be treated to an open bar with appetizers as we gear up to have a great time for an even greater cause. Guests will who aren’t playing the tournament are welcome to join the reception for a $75 donation to the food bank.
The tournament will also be held in the London Club and will begin at 5pm. It is a no-limit hold’em turbo with a buy-in of $300. Rebuys and add-ons will be available during the first two hours of play and each player will have the opportunity to purchase 3 rebuys for the price of 2 at registration. First place will win $10,000 and there is a $1,000 bonus for the player with the most rebuys plus another $1,000 to the player with the chip lead when registration closes. There will also be a silent auction and other fun ways to support the cause.
The tournament is open to the public. Kane Hodder (Jason Voorhees, Friday the 13th), Cat Valdes (Youtuber/Podcaster), and Maria Konnikova (The New Yorker Writer turned pro poker player) will be joining us along with Lacey Jones, Drea Newell, Gavin Smith, Chris Moneymaker, and many top pros and personalities! More people are confirming by the day so don’t miss this opportunity to rub elbows with some of your favorite poker pros and celebrities while we support Three Square.
If you’re interested in joining or would like to know more about sponsorship opportunities please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Three Square Food Bank
Established in 2007 to provide hunger relief, Three Square Food Bank offers wholesome, nutritious food to non-profit and faith-based organizations, schools and feeding sites that serve a wide range of Southern Nevadans. A national model project inspired by Founder Eric Hilton with a grant provided by the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation, Three Square is a community collaborative partnership with businesses, non-profit agencies, food distributors, higher education institutions, the Clark County School District, governmental entities, the media and thousands of volunteers to efficiently and effectively serve hope to those in our community struggling with hunger.
Three Square currently provides more than 30 million pounds of food and grocery product – the equivalent of more than 25 million meals – per year to more than 600 Program Partners. Three Square is a member of Feeding America, the nation’s largest network of food banks. For additional information visit www.threesquare.org.