Tiger Woods Hosts Charity Poker Tournament

Tiger Woods Foundation

World-class golfer Tiger Woods is running a charity poker tournament at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas with some of the biggest poker pros set to attend.

Tiger’s Poker Night is set to take place tonight with confirmed guests Phil Hellmuth and Doyle Brunson. Hellmuth will emcee the event.

The buy-in is $10,000 but that also includes a suite at for two nights at THEhotel at Mandalay Bay as well as two tickets for Tiger Jam, which features Bon Jovi and friends on Saturday, April 28.

The winner of the tournament will receive a foursome of golf with Woods. Some of the other prizes include a putting lesson with Woods, Pro-Am Spots on the PGA tour, rounds of golf at exclusive clubs around the country, Woods’ memorabilia and a Nike Golf custom club-fitting at the “The Oven” in Fort Worth, Texas.

All proceeds from the tournament go to support the Tiger Woods foundation, which offers a variety of initiatives to give college access to underprivileged youth.

Specific programs include the massive 35,000 square-foot education facility in California and the Earl Woods Scholarship Program.

The tournament begins at 7 p.m. tonight but be sure to check the Tiger Woods Foundation website for more information.

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