1st Annual Azalea Classic
Texas Hold 'em
Poker Champion Tournament
a great success
Funds raised for wounded warriors
and our local community
Stan Kinder of Haymarket won the first annual “Azalea Classic Championship” charity Texas Hold-em tournament, sponsored by Azalea Charities. Stan’s winnings, having bested a final field of 36 players, included two Redskins “Dream Seats”, a $500 bottle of Armand de Brignac Champagne and the Azalea Classic Championship ring created especially for the event by Jewelry by Design. Stan was one of 18 players who won their final game entry via a qualifier event sponsored by the Piedmont Charitable Foundation. 3rd place was captured by Chuck Ball of Montclair. Chuck won one of eighteen seats in the Azalea Classic final game awarded at the qualifier hosted by the Montclair Lions club. Chucks winnings included a $250 Jewelry by Design gift certificate, a $50 gift certificate from Giorgio’s Family Restaurant and a $100 Wegmans gift card.
We wish to gratefully acknowledge the support of the Montclair community and the generous donations by our Tournament Sponsors: Craig Hensle, MD; Alexandria Toyota; Simpson Properties; Modern Technology Solutions, Inc; BB&T; MrPokerChips.com; Table Sponsors: Giorgio’s Family Restaurant; Montclair Family Restaurant; Daniels Automotive & Tire; Majestic Glass & Mirror; Born 2 Be Healthy Enterprises; Dumfries Self Storage; Ken Bradshaw & Empire Builders; Bob Kimble and Piedmont Quality Exteriors, Inc. and Prize Sponsors: Red lobster; Old Hickory Golf Club; Giuseppe’s Ristorante Italiano; Forrest Greens Golf Club; Bristow Manner Golf Club; Piedmont Golf Club; Martha Cutsinger; Famous Dave’s Bar-B-Que; Jim & Tina Cech. We also want to express our appreciation to the Dumfries Triangle Rescue Squad 3R and the Piedmont Golf Club for the use of their facilities and to Joan Lopacki of Market Magenta for tickets, program and graphic support.
Azalea Charities will use the proceeds of this event to aid our Wounded Warriors and their families. The Montclair Lions club supports numerous community needs including aid for sight and hearing needs, sight and hearing screening for elementary school children and the Boys & Girls club. For more information on Azalea Charities please visit www.azaleacharities.org