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.
The 2015 Tiger Jam will kick off Friday, May 15 with Tiger’s Poker Night presented by the World Poker Tour® (WPT®), an exclusive poker tournament emceed by poker legend Phil Hellmuth and hosted by Tiger Woods.
“All In” for Kids Charity Poker Tournament Raises $910,000 for The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
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.
Today it was announced that WPT Foundation partner and beneficiary Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) has tied for the top spot in the 2014-15 U.S. News & World Report Honor Roll of Best Children’s Hospitals rankings.
Hosted by poker legend Phil Hellmuth and attended by some of the biggest names in pop culture, sports, business and poker, the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and WPT Foundation “All In” For Kids charity poker tournament – sponsored by partypoker and held last night at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in New York City – was a huge success, raising more than $725,000 for the Palliative Care Program at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.
Vanessa Rousso put on a poker clinic at the WPT Foundation Ladies’ Night Invitational where she quickly built an early lead at the final table, and stayed out front all the way to the tournament’s last hand where she claimed victory over Jessica Dawley after a heated heads-up battle.
For her efforts, Vanessa earned
Some of the world’s best women poker players will be sitting down for a very special event at the Bicycle Casino on September 5 when the World Poker Tour cameras roll at the WPT Foundation Ladies’ Night Invitational.
While players were battling it out during the final days of WPT Seminole Hard Rock Showdown at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida, many others were participating in the “Catch On” Charity Poker Classic to benefit the OJ McDuffie Catch 81 Foundation.
Venice is an ancient and beautiful city and one of the premiere destination cities for the World Poker Tour every year, hosting Gioco Digitale WPT Venice Grand Prix; however, the canals that draw poker players and tourists alike from all over the world also require a tremendous amount of upkeep, a lot of which is
While in Los Angeles for WPT LA Poker Classic at the Commerce Casino, the WPT Royal Flush Girls took a trip out to Beverly Hills for a fundraising event of the Vahagn Setian Charitable Foundation, their annual Vahagn Setian Memorial Run/Walk.