Stars from "Twilight", "Sex and the City", "We're the Millers", "Major Crimes", "Storage Wars" and "CSI: Miami" to Play in Poker Tournament Benefiting Wells Bring Hope

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Actor Adrian Paul’s PEACE Fund teams with Microsoft gathering Hollywood celebs for a poker fundraising event to bring safe water to Niger, W. Africa, the poorest country in the world.

Founder Barbara Goldberg announced today that a Celebrity Poker Tournament will be held on Saturday, October 11, 2014, at the Microsoft Headquarters in Playa Vista, CA, to raise funds for Wells Bring Hope.

Actor Adrian Paul (HIGHLANDER, STRIKE BACK) and his PEACE Fund charity have organized the event at the “Silicon Beach” location and are offering fans the chance to play Texas Holdem with their favorite celebrities.

Among the stars participating in the tournament are: Billy Burke (TWILIGHT), Willie Garson (SEX & THE CITY), Rex Linn (CSI: MIAMI), Tony Denison (MAJOR CRIMES), Matthew Willig (WE’RE THE MILLERS), Jarrod and Brandi Schultz (STORAGE WARS).

Fans can participate by playing poker at the actual event or by sponsoring their favorite stars via the peacefundpoker.org website.

The event starts 1:00pm (PST) at the Microsoft Offices located at The Reserve in Playa Vista, 13031 W. Jefferson Blvd., Suite 200, Playa Vista, CA. Doors will open at 11:00am (PST) for registration.

“Wells Bring Hope is honored to have been selected by Adrian Paul, and the PEACE Fund, as a beneficiary of this exciting event. We appreciate their support and Microsoft’s involvement in helping us bring safe drinking water and sanitation to rural villages in Niger, West Africa. The event promises to be highly entertaining and we urge everyone to come out and support it,” said Wells Bring Hope founder Barbara Goldberg.

The PEACE Fund is the non-profit organization founded by Adrian Paul that supports charities determined to make a positive difference in the lives of children living in extraordinarily difficult circumstances.

For more information visit peacefundpoker.org.

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