Popular online cardroom TigerGaming.com proudly announces that it is to sponsor a charity Texas Hold’em tournament with proceeds going to the Brandon-Jonathan Teresi (BJT) Foundation in Quebec, Canada.
Limassol, Cyprus (PRWEB) July 15, 2006 — Popular online cardroom TigerGaming.com – www.tigergaming.com – proudly announces that it is to sponsor a charity Texas Hold’em tournament with proceeds going to the Brandon-Jonathan Teresi (BJT) Foundation in Quebec, Canada.
The BJT Foundation – www.bjtfoundation.org – is a non-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness and funds for research in finding a cure for a rare condition called Mitochondria Disease that primarily affects young children.
The charity event is to be held on August 18th, 2006 at Riviera Réception & Congrès – www.rivierareceptions.com and the schedule is as follows:
- 6:30 pm Registration, Cocktails and Practice Tables Open
- 7:30 pm Tournament Begins
Player fee:$150.00 in advance (or $200.00 at the door)
- Includes:$1,000.00 Chip Stack
- Cocktails, Entertainment and 2 Drinks
- Re-Buys:$30.00 for $1,000.00 Chips (1st hour only)
- Add-On:$60.00 for $3,000.00 Chips (During break, one per person)
The tournament’s grand prize is a seat to the 2007 World Series of Poker (WSOP) tournament in Las Vegas worth approximately $15,000. Starting July 17th, online satellite tournaments will be held daily at TigerGaming.com with a $15+$0 buy-in for a chance to win a seat at the charity event’s Hold’em tournament.
The BJT Foundation TigerGaming.com Charity Texas Hold’em Tournament will also feature comedian Joe Cacchione and plenty of fun, pampering and shopping for the ladies. All proceeds will benefit the Genetics Department of the Sainte Justine’s Hospital.
Only people 18 and over are eligible for tickets.
Qualify for a seat in TigerGaming.com’s daily 10-handed tournament tables running July 17th – August 15th.
Alternatively, to purchase tickets directly, please contact the venue at: 7600 Henri-Bourassa Blvd. East Anjou, Quebec Tel : 514.791.5572