More members of the sleep products industry have pledged support for the 10th annual Ante4Autism Poker Tournament, which will be held Saturday, Jan. 27, at the Golden Nugget Hotel & Casino prior to the Winter Las Vegas Market in Las Vegas.
Event proceeds are donated to leading charities that focus on supporting research into autism spectrum disorders and the individuals and families affected by the condition.
According to a Dec. 10 news release, the event gained these additional sponsors: Planned Furniture Promotions pledged $2,500 as a platinum sponsor for the second year running. Coconis Furniture, Elfa International and Mantua Manufacturing Co. have signed on as gold sponsors at $1,000 each. In addition, Cranes Mattress Superstore, Devan Chemicals and Richmond Furniture Gallery became silver sponsors at $500.
The above-named join presenting sponsor Leggett & Platt Inc. and a host of other individuals and companies who have pledged their support.
“We are incredibly fortunate to have such outstanding companies join our fight to help the families impacted by autism,” Krinsky said.
In the United States, autism spectrum disorders are diagnosed in one of 68 children, with a higher incidence among males (one in 42).