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8th Annual Junior Achievement Poker Tournament & VIP Party

Sunday, June 10 from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino 3667 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas

An afternoon full of action led by Event Emcee Traci Kesisian!

Participants ante up and play for an exclusive seat at the World Series of Poker Main Event.
Players will try their hand at this exciting fundraiser to win a seat in the WSOP or $7,500 cash.

Funds raised at the event will help support Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada’s mission to build the future leaders of our community.

Featuring the World’s most popular poker game, Texas Hold’em, this event also includes an environment where participants and spectators alike can party and socialize by joining this exclusive Poker Party! Guests will enjoy an e-Auction, raffle, and delicious food catered by Planet Hollywood!

$250 Poker Player Entry Fee

General Admission (Spectator)
$100 (In Advance) $150 (At the door)

Are you in?
Players and spectators must be 21 years old

For more information click here

Jennifer Harman Celebrity Poker Tournament

Saturday, November 11 at 5:00 PM
Planet Hollywood 3667 Las Vegas Blvd South Las Vegas

Join Jennifer Harman and MANY Celebrity Guests in supporting the Nevada SPCA!

Tournament Champion wins $10,000!

2nd place wins $3,000!

3rd place wins $2,000!

4th through 10th (all who make it to the final table) win generous prize packages.

The $200 buy-in is paid directly to Planet Hollywood Poker on the day of the tournament (Nov. 11, 2016).

Amateur and pro players join celebrities, sports stars, media personalities, and other animal lovers to raise vital funds for Nevada SPCA’s animal rescue work. Every skill level welcome!

If you would like to sponsor the tournament or donate a prize or silent auction item, please contact nevadaspca@aol.com

Thank you! Please save the date of November 11 and join us at Planet Hollywood.

For more information visit https://spcapoker17.auction-bid.org/microsite/

Party Pics: Animal Avengers

MC Joseph D. Reitman, Katie Cleary, and Shannon Elizabeth

On Wednesday, May 24th, Actress Shannon Elizabeth and her non-profit organization, Animal Avengers, hosted All-In 4 Africa, a charity poker tournament, at the Friars Club in NYC.  The evening’s celebrity hosts included; Theo Rossi, Wilmer Valderrama, Tamsen Fadal, Joshua Bowman, Travis Aaron Wade, and Katie Cleary.  Proceeds from the event supported Tokkie Botes’ Flying for Freedom South Africa, a conservation organization dedicated to protecting Africa’s wildlife.