REG Announces Summer Festival

REG Announces Summer Festival

Wednesday, 22 July 2015

Raising for Effective Giving (REG), the charity organised by and aimed at poker players, has announced details of its Summer Charity Festival.

The King's Casino in Rozvadov in the Czech Republic will play host to the festival which runs from 12-17 August. Top of the bill is the €250 buy-in Main Event which features a guaranteed prize pool of €200,000.

Other highlights include €10,600 and €1,100 High Roller events as well as a €100 PLO tournament that features a €10,000 guarantee.

As well as competing for some chunky prize pools, players will also be helping a very worthy cause as all tournament fees from the festival will go to REG.

Check out the full schedule below:

REG Summer

REG tries to use the analytical skills needed in poker to make the best decisions in the charity sector.

“The idea behind effective giving is to rely on science and rational decision-making in order to find the most effective interventions.”

Players get involved by pledging to donate 2 percent of their gross winnings each quarter. To get involved, visit

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