Christina Lindley, Maria Ho Play in Charity Poker Tournament

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Poker babes Christina Lindley, Maria Ho and Stephen Baldwin will be playing in the Jerry Yang Celebrity Poker Tournament this coming Saturday September 5, 2009.

Celebrities and poker enthusiasts will gather this Saturday, September 5, at Tachi Palace Hotel & Casino in Lemoore for a No Limit Texas Hold'em Tournament.  This is the 1st Inaugural event benefiting Ronald McDonald House Charities® of the Central Valley. Partial proceeds from the buy-in costs and all celebrity items sold will directly benefit the charity.  Each year the Ronald McDonald House provides a "home away from home" for thousands of families a year.  

Tournament buy-in begins at 6am and play will start at 10am.  "Every dollar makes such a difference for our families because we remain in operation only by donations and fundraisers like this one," relayed, Project Coordinator for RMHC, David Ashjian.

Celebrities participating include:

Stephen Baldwin of the famous Baldwin Brothers,

Christina Lindley professional model and actress,

Maria Ho "Last Woman Standing" at 2007 World Series of Poker,

Mike Dadges Fresno City Councilman,

Jerry Yang-2007 World Series of Poker Champion

This event is open to the public! Come out and participate or be an onlooker. For more information, visit http://www.twitpic.com/fdofk to view a copy of the flyer or call the Tachi Palace Poker Room at 559-925-5854.

ABOUT: Ronald McDonald House of the Central Valley

The Ronald McDonald House is a cornerstone of the Ronald McDonald House Charities®.  It provides a "home away from home," a refuge for families who are trying to cope with the physical, emotional, and financial burdens of having a seriously ill child.  

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