Ante4Autism has distributed all proceeds from the 10th Annual Ante4Autism Poker Tournament, which totaled nearly $138,000, to five autism-related charities, said Doug Krinsky, event founder and organizer.
The following charities each received more than $20,000 from Ante4Autism : Paula and Anthony Rich Center for Autism at Youngstown State University; Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities at the Touro University, Nevada; Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus, Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders; Autism Speaks; and the National Autism Association, Southeast Ohio Chapter.
In this photo, Krinsky and his father, Marv, help present a check to the National Autism Association of Southeast Ohio and its president, Shannon Coconis, during Coconis Furniture’s own fundraiser, the annual Tee It Up Fore Autism annual charity golf outing held in Zanesville, Ohio, June 4. The 11th annual event is scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, at the Golden Nugget Hotel and Casino during the Winter Las Vegas Market. For details, check Ante4-Autism.com.