UPDATE as of 3:00 pm on October 24 - online sales for poker players have come down. PLEASE come purchase your tickets in person at the door. We still have a few seats left! If you would like to come as a spectator, you can scroll down and still register online. See you TONIGHT!!
Join us and professional poker players
Maria Konnikova and Andy Frankenberger
Exciting prizes will be given out to the top 10 players who make it to the final table! All profits from this event will help provide healthy lunches for LAHU-USA’s “fostered” school in Mwererwe (Gombe District, near Kampala).
Since 2015, our ever-growing community of donors comes together on a night in October to eat, drink, and play poker all in the name of sustaining our mission to improve the lives of Ugandan children and their families.
“The evening is shaping up to be a blast, with a great mix of sports stars, poker champions and people who love to have fun for a great cause.” said Harriet Zaffoni, founder of LAHU-USA. “We are looking forward to some competitive poker playing—but if that’s not your game, we also have blackjack!”
It goes beyond poker: with every ticket purchased, every table sponsored, every donation made - our organization can do even more by sponsoring more programs, fostering more schools and helping more of those who need it.
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. 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 fostering 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.