Win Big and Help in the Fight Against Breast Cancer at the 1st Annual “ALL-IN for a CURE” Charity Poker Tournament at Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady
Schenectady, NY (January 3, 2019) – The first annual ALL-IN for a CURE charity poker tournament to benefit Susan G. Komen Upstate NY will take place Sunday, January 13 at the Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady Event Center. Partial proceeds from each player’s tournament entry fee (buy-in) will be donated to Susan G. Komen Upstate NY to help in the fight against breast cancer, both locally and globally.
Players will have the opportunity to win big at the ALL-IN for a CURE charity poker tournament and help fund breast health and breast cancer programs in Upstate New York that provide education, screening and treatment services for the underserved, along with research grants to help find a cure. The event will also raise awareness, celebrate survivorship, and honor those who have lost their battle with the disease.
The ALL-IN for a CURE charity poker tournament is open to the public, and players can register in advance starting Friday, January 4 and through the day of the tournament at the Main Cage at Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady. Players must have a valid ID and a Rush Rewards player card (available at no charge) to enter. Media are also welcome, and Susan G. Komen Upstate NY staff are available for interviews.
WHAT: 1st Annual ALL-IN for a CURE Charity Poker Tournament
WHEN: Sunday, January 13, 2019 – Play begins at 11 a.m.
WHERE: Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady Event Center
DETAILS: Entry fee (buy-in) is $200, which includes $50 to benefit Susan G. Komen. The rest will go towards the prize pool (minus administrative fees). Players will receive 10,000 in tournament chips to start and have the option of making an additional $10 donation to Susan G. Komen for 10,000 more in starting chips.
Must be 21 years of age or older. Gambling problem? Call 1-877-8-HOPENY or text HOPENY (467369).