The Seventh Annual Take ‘Em to School Poker Tournament, presented by WPT Foundation™ benefiting Education Reform Now, took place in July 2016 at Gotham Hall in New York City. The special charity poker tournament raises funds for ERN’s work to advance high quality, public education for all students.
WPT Co-Commentators Mike Sexton and Vince Van Patten were in
Seventh Annual Take ‘Em to School Poker Tournament, Presented by WPT Foundation™ and Benefitting Education Reform Now Kicks Off July 20 at Gotham Hall, NYC
The Seventh Annual Take ‘Em to School Poker Tournament, presented by WPT Foundation™ benefitting Education Reform Now, kicks off on Wednesday, July 20 at 6 pm at Gotham Hall in New York City.
With support from poker legend Phil Hellmuth, Jr., WPT Anchor Lynn Gilmartin and co-founder Dan Shak, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the WPT Foundation’s“All In” for Kids Poker Tournament raised nearly $700,000 to benefit The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. The winner of the tournament was Antonio Rodriguez, co-founder of Cibeles Capital Advisors.
All proceeds from the sold-out, two-day charity event, hosted by Tiger Woods, will help the Tiger Woods Foundation equip underserved students with the ability to exceed any and all expectations.
Golf. Play. Party. Repeat. Tiger Jam 2016 kicks off Friday, April 29, with Tiger’s Poker Night presented by the World Poker Tour® (WPT®), an exclusive charity poker tournament hosted by Tiger Woods. WPT and the Tiger Woods Foundation return to MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas for a night of philanthropy
“All In” For Kids Poker Tournament Presented by WPT Foundation™ Raises Nearly $700,000 for the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the WPT Foundation’s “All In” for Kids Poker Tournament raised nearly $700,000 to benefit CHOP.
WPT Foundation is once again going “All In for Kids” with the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia on November 6 at the Mandarin Oriental, New York. This annual poker tournament, co-founded by Dan Shak and hosted by poker legend Phil Hellmuth, won a 2015 American Poker Award for best Charitable Initative, and once again aims to unite celebrities, athletes, and professional poker players with donors and families for an exciting evening that benefits CHOP.
The 17th-annual Tiger Jam returned to Las Vegas, welcoming celebrities, sponsors, and rock stars for a memorable, star-studded weekend that raised more than $1 million for the college-access programs of the Tiger Woods Foundation.
Pala Casino Spa & Resort to Host WPT Foundation™ Event to Benefit Special Olympics Southern California
WPT Foundation™ and Pala Casino Spa & Resort, Northern San Diego County’s premier casino resort destination, today announced a partnership to host a charity poker tournament benefitting Special Olympics Southern California. The $100,000 guaranteed WPT Foundation Pala Poker Open is set to kick off on September 11, and $100 of each $1,100 buy-in will be donated to SOSC.
Hosted by poker legend Phil Hellmuth, Jr., The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and WPT® Foundation’s “All In” for Kids Poker Tournament raised $910,000 featuring the Food Allergy Department at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.