15/12/2016
Poker 2016

Winners all round as Tikva raises over £7k at their Annual Poker Night.

On Monday 28th November 2016, Tikva had its Annual Poker Night in the exclusive Matcham Theatre in The Hippodrome Casino.  Guests enjoyed a spread put on by Reuben’s of Baker Street and drinks were flowing.

With many player in attendance the room was packed. Prizes for the final 10 included Whisky and ‘Pokerstars’ merchandise. The winners’ prize was a cool £1000.

Tikva raised over £7,000.00 on the night, which will be put towards continuing Tikva’s search and rescue of the most vulnerable Jewish children in the Ukraine, Moldova & Belarus and to maintain the needs of the children living in Tikva homes.

“It was a superbly run night at a fantastic venue but of course, most importantly, a chance to raise money for such a worthy cause” said 1st prize winner Neil Benardout.

Tikva UK’s Executive Director Karen Bodenstein said “We were delighted with the success of the poker night and look forward to next year. Funds raised will help our homes in Odessa make a vital difference to even more needy children.”