WPT Foundation, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, is expanding its philanthropic efforts in support of non-profit programs of excellence through a new, year-round series of online auctions at leading online charity auction house, Charitybuzz.com.
WPT Foundation is giving poker players the opportunity to spend an evening with one of the most successful – and generous – players poker has ever known, Barry Greenstein. Right now at charitybuzz.com, you can bid on a private, two-hour poker lesson with Barry during WPT LA Poker Classic in Commerce, CA from February 23 – 28, 2013. After the lesson, you and a friend will join Barry at the Commerce Casino’s Arena Sports Bar & Grill where you’ll enjoy great food and incredible stories about life as a professional poker player and renowned philanthropist.
- Private, two-hour poker lesson for 1 person with Barry Greenstein
- Dinner with Barry for you and a guest at the Commerce Casino
- One night’s accommodation for you and a guest at the Crown Plaza – Commerce Casino (double occupancy, room incidentals not included)
Even if he didn’t possess one of the most unique nicknames in poker, Barry Greenstein would easily be classified as one of the game’s truly legendary players. Throughout the course of his career, Greenstein has:
- Won two World Poker Tour titles
- Claimed three WSOP bracelets
- Authored a best-selling poker strategy book, Ace on the River
- Donated millions of dollars from his poker winnings to worthwhile charities around the world
After dinner, head up to the tournament room where you can watch the action at the WPT LA Poker Classic or take a seat at one of Commerce Casino’s cash games and put Barry’s lessons to use before spending the night upstairs in one of the Commerce Crowne Plaza’s luxurious hotel rooms.
Poker lesson is for one (1) person and dinner and accommodations are for two (2) people. Travel to and from Commerce, CA not included. To be scheduled during the WPT L.A. Poker Classic in Commerce, CA from February 23 – 28, 2013 or at another mutually acceptable time for both the winning bidder and Barry Greenstein. Winning bidder must be 21 years of age or older at the time of the close of the auction. The winning bidder and their guest may be required to execute an Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Release, and a Publicity Release. Cannot be resold or re-auctioned. Winning bidder and their guest subject to security screening.