This is an exclusive online event through Facebook. Help us by setting up a donation button linked to Lend a Hand Uganda and asking friends and family to contribute small amounts. Everything adds up! We use the funds from this drive to buy holiday gifts for all of the children and their families in our programs.
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Join our Celebrity Ambassador and Professional Poker Player Maria Konnikova
Exciting prizes include a seat at the 2019 Poker4Life Lucky “13” Annual Charity Poker Championship. All profits from this event will go towards providing healthy lunches and a needed cafeteria for LAHU-USA “adopted” school in the Wasiko district of Uganda, the Heritage Junior School in Ggangu.
“The evening is shaping up to be a blast, with a great mix of sports stars, poker champs and people who just like to have fun for a great cause. We are very excited to have Maria Konnikova as our Celebrity Ambassador. We know her involvement will make a difference for the children of Uganda.” said Harriet Zaffoni, founder of LAHU-USA. “We are looking forward to some competitive poker playing—but if that’s not your game, we’ll also have blackjack and entertainment.”
The benefit will be held at Kellogg’s NYC, 31 East 17th Street, from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Cards fly at 7:00 p.m. Sponsors include the Poker Divas, Atlantic’s Office Tomorrow, and Willis Towers Watson, among others. For sponsorship opportunities please email firstname.lastname@example.org
LAHU - USA is a registered 501(c) (3) non-profit organization, based in New York City. LAHU-USA is committed to facilitating empowering, sustainable change in both urban and rural Uganda. They strive to give community members the tools, training, and support to maintain and grow each project, and believe that this holistic approach fosters permanent change that will improve lives. They do so by adopting one school and community at a time through education and more...
For more information about LAHU-USA, please explore www.lahu-usa.org, Twitter or Facebook @LAHUUSA, or follow #LAHUUSApoker.