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Shawn Marion Foundation Celebrity Poker Tournament

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More than a dozen celebrities, athletes and poker pros will appear and are expected to join former UNLV Rebel Shawn Marion to raise public awareness and funds to support single moms, at the 1st annual Shawn Marion Foundation Celebrity Poker tournament.

Founded by NBA All-Star Shawn Marion in 2008, the Shawn Marion Foundation Celebrity Poker tournament will be played this year at the Palms Casino Resort.

Among those confirmed to participate, subject to availability, are Dwayne Wade, Mekhi Phifer, Michelle Williams, Lance Gross, Shanna Moakler, Jill Marie Jones, Natasha Alam, Claudia Jordan, Bob Guiney, Brian White, Denyce Lawton, Elise Nea plus poker pros like Annie Duke, David Williams, Tiffany Michelle, Joe Reitman and many others.

When: Saturday, July 24, 2010

Where: Palms Casino Resort, 4321 West Flamingo Road, Las Vegas

Cost: $250

Age limit: 21+

Categories: Fundraisers, Palms

Event posted July 7, 2010
Last updated July 7, 2010

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