It’s Time for Poker!

Jun 15, 2016

466963Content thanks to Cancer Support Community Pasadena.

The 6th Annual Poker Bowl Tournament will be held on Friday, June 24th at Flying A Garage.

Over 150 guests are expected to attend and play Texas Hold ‘Em and Blackjack surrounded by a private collection of antique and restored automobiles, owned by car collectors Valerie and Aaron Weiss.  Dinner will provided by In ‘n Out Burger, and dessert by Nothing Bundt Cakes.

Prizes include a 2 night and 2 day fly fishing float trip package in Montana, a 2 night stay at a Catalina Island Resort, electronics and sporting event tickets, and they will be awarded to the last 9 players at the final table.

Poker Buy Ins are $200 for over 35 years old and $125 for players 35 and under.
Blackjack Buy Ins are $100 per player.
Dinner only is $50 per person.
Poker Rebuys are $100 each.

Raffle tickets are $50 each. One prize to be presented is a new URB-E foldable, electric scooter.




Come to play, come for dinner, come for drinks and fun—players and non-players alike—all are welcome.


6th Annual Poker Bowl!
Friday, June 24th, 6-11 p.m.; poker tournament at 7 p.m.
Address is emailed upon purchase of ticket
Tickets: $100-$200
For more info, visit
Or check the CSCP Facebook page




Funds raised by Poker Bowl are a significant source of revenue for Cancer Support Community Pasadena, a non-profit corporation that touches more than 2,000 people in the greater Pasadena community annually.  “Poker Bowl raises vital funds that enable Cancer Support Community Pasadena to provide free support for people facing cancer – because nobody should face cancer alone,” noted Tom Daly, President of the Board of Directors, Cancer Support Community Pasadena.

Poker Bowl Sponsors are Kathryn and John Barger; Janet Braun; Coldwell Banker Commercial Alliance; Michele and Todd Doney; Stephanie Fox and Ben Taylor; Whyte, Holford & Assoc., Merrill Lynch; Longo Lexus; Julie and Scott Nesbit;  Nothing Bundt Cakes; Seyfarth Shaw; Lisa & Tim Sloan; Susie and Brad Talt and Maura and Sean Townley.

Poker Bowl Committee Members are:
~John Flynn, Cathy Heflin,  Tom Mills & Bill Ukropina – Co-Chairs
~Valerie and Aaron Weiss – Honorary Co-Chairs
~Dennis Alfieri, Oliver Bajracharya, David Balfour, Elita Balfour, John Barger, Kathryn Barger, Janet Braun, Jay Cervenka, Rita Cortez, Tom Daly, Michele Doney, Todd Doney, Marlene Evans, Tom Flanagan, Peggy Flynn,, Stephanie Fox, Ken Garen, Kevin Heintz, Clay Marquardt, Julie McCarty, Chris Morphy, Scott Nesbit, Marilyn O’Toole, Patricia Ostiller, Sarah Rogers, Gus Ruelas, Grace Russak, Ken Russak, Marsha Schwizer, Steve Silk, Lisa, Sloan, Tim Sloan, Peggy Smith, John Symes, Mark Talt, Susie Talt, Brad Talt, Ben Taylor, Sean Townley, Toi Treister, Vance Weisbruch, Bob Woolway

About Cancer Support Community
Cancer Support Community (CSCP) located at 76 East Del Mar Boulevard, Ste. 215, Pasadena is one of 50 Cancer Support Community affiliates located throughout the United States.  Established in September 1990, the group ensures that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action, and sustained by community.  CSCP has free programs that complement medical care, providing networking and support groups, workshops, education and social activities to cancer patients, care-givers, and those who have lost a loved one to cancer.  The agency projects more than 12,000 visits between January and December 2015. CSCP is a private 501c 3 corporation governed by a local Board of Directors.   All expenses are underwritten each year entirely by donations received from individuals, corporations and foundations.





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