Poker Tournament Hauls in Jackpot for Kids

8 years 6 months 4 weeks ago Saturday, April 16 2011 Apr 16, 2011 Saturday, April 16, 2011 5:22:00 PM CDT April 16, 2011 in News
By: Genevieve Curtis
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COLUMBIA - Mid-Missouri's high-rollers participated in a charity poker tournament that lasted into the early morning hours Saturday. Organizers are still counting the chips but they estimate the take to the tune of $66,000. The Central Missouri Chapter of the Dream Factory, a national organization, held the event. They grant dreams for chronically and critically ill children ages three-18. The chapter tries to grant 12 to 15 dreams a year and organizer Michelle Windmoeller said the haul from the tournament will go to make those dreams a reality.

 

http://www.dreamfactoryinccmo.org/

 

http://centralmissouridreamfactory.org/

 

 

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