$15,000, the largest guaranteed prize pool in the history of the event, will be paid out Saturday night at the Golden Nugget to the Final Table 9 sponsored by Symbol!!!! Celebrities and Poker Pros are turning out to play at the 11th Annual event.
Doors will open at 6 PM, event begins at 7 PM. Public is welcome to play or just come and watch the action. Players can register at Ante4autism.com, $150 entry fee, $50 add ons and rebuys available! All players need to have a Golden Nugget players card, which can be obtained at the event or prior to event at the Golden Nugget.
Ante4autism Co-Hosts would like to thank all sponsors: Leggett & Platt Inc. is the Presenting sponsor, Symbol Mattress is the Final Table sponsor, $10,000 Diamond Sponsors: Ashley Furniture, Furniture First, $5,000 Platinum Sponsors: Brooklyn Bedding, Protect A Bed, Eclipse International/Eastman House, Karl & Cathi Glassman, $2,500 Gold Sponsor: Huffman Koos Furniture, Restonic, A. Lava and Son Co., Planned Furniture Promotions, $1,000 Silver sponsor Customatic Technologies, Elfa International, Box Drop Mattress and Furniture Direct,Janet Pickett, Mantua, Intellibed, Roger Magowitz, Angelique Clark, Jake Monnier & Myra Stone, Big Sandy Superstore, HFA Next Generation Now, Coconis Furniture, Custom Fundraising Solutions and Malouf, $500 Bronze Sponsor: Crane’s Mattress, David Deye,Furniture Fair, Devan Chemical, Uown, Gary Fazio, Jones Non Wovens, Maxime Knitting, Englander/Englander President & CEO Kevin Toman, Richmond Furniture Gallery and Joyce Cassen, MD.
The 11th annual Ante4autism event will be held in the Grand Event Center of the Golden Nugget. Jackson McQuiston, an adult with Autism, will be the guest speaker. There will be a silent auction and live auction of some very special items. Sponsorship guidelines are on the web site (Ante4autism.com), with a complete explanation of each level of sponsorship.
The 5 Autism charities who will receive proceeds from the 11th Ante4autism event are: Reece School in NYC, Stynchula Foundation, Cleveland Clinic Center for Autism, National Autism Association of Southeast Ohio and Autism Speaks. Co-Hosts of the Ante4autism event: Joseph Amato, Stuart Carlitz, Randy Coconis, Karina Jett, Doug Krinsky, Mike McQuiston, Anthony Mehran, Phil Miner, Allen Parvizian, Myra Stone, and Jerry Williams.
Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) are diagnosed in 1 in 59 children in the United States according to the CDC!! It is 4 times more prevalent in boys than girls. ASD occurs in all racial, ethnic and socioeconomic groups. The Co-Hosts are committed to helping the families and individuals impacted by Autism in any way they can.