|The Womens Poker Club and Absolute Poker have announced they will stage tournament on October 28, 2004 at 8 p.m. EST, to benefit the American Cancer Society. Half the buy in amount will be go towards the prize pool while the other half will be donated to the charity.|
“Cancer is a dreadful disease and has affected many of the families of WPC members including striking some of our members themselves.” Said Maryann Morrison, President of the Women’s Poker Club. “The club has wanted to do something to show their support, and Absolute Poker has generously agreed to match donations by the WPC during this event. The more players that play in this tournament, the more the cancer society will benefit.”
Players can show their support by signing up to the Cancer Society tournament in the Absolute Poker Lobby. For more information about Womens Poker Club, please go to hwww.womenspokerclub.com. Canadian players can choose to have their funds donated to the Canadian Cancer Society by emailing support once they have registered for the tournament.