Autism Speaks presents the 5th Annual Celebrity Poker Tournament on June 27, 2017 at the Herman Miller Showroom. The proceeds from the fundraiser will benefit Autism Speaks’ Southern California Chapter its objective of developing solutions and improving lives of individuals with autism and their families.
“By bringing together a variety of celebrity supporters and event attendees, this unique tournament creates a hip atmosphere for poker play and Hollywood-style mingling, while raising much needed funds and enhancing autism awareness for the 1 in 68 affected in our community.”, Kristen Mays (Event Chair) commented.
Autism Speaks is the world’s most prominent autism science and advocacy organization. Its mission is to fund research into the causes and treatments for autism, advocating awareness of autism spectrum disorders, and supporting the needs of individuals with autism and their families. Autism Speaks has dedicated more than $570 million to its mission. To learn more about Autism Speaks, please visit http://www.autismspeaks.org.