Attention all online poker players. Want to help the cause in Haiti and still player poker? Then have we got the perfect deal for you. DoylesRoom.com is giving all of its proceeds from this Wednesday’s $50,000 Bounty tournament to a relief organization. In addition, it is going to match all bounty money won and will add additional funds to help the relief work in Haiti. That is a potential total of $50,000 to be donated to the Haiti relief efforts. Doyle Brunson said “Our thoughts and prayers go out to the victims of the earthquake and the families of those affected by the disaster in Haiti”. This tournament will benefit more than just the players.
Several Hollywood Celebes are expected to play in the tourney. Those expected to play in the Haiti Relief Bounty Tournament on Wednesday, January 20, 2010 at 9:30 pm ET are Nicky Hilton, Mickey Rourke, Kevin Connolly, and Doyle Brunson.
DoylesRoom.com is also donating all tournament fees collected and will donate another $27.50 for each new time player who partakes of the bounty rebate. All first time players are eligible for a rebate of their buy-in fees after the tournament is over. They will be encouraged to donate that money also.
So for just $27.50, you can play in the tournament and try for the prize pool worth up to $50,000, while still helping the suffering in Haiti. Any player wiping out a celebrity will win $1,000 in bounty cash. Take out two celebrities, and get $10,000, and three? Three will get you the grand prize of $50,000.
Interested? You can get all the details on the Wednesday Haiti Relief Bounty Tournament at DoylesRoom.com.