One of India’s leading online poker websites, PokerBaazi, has teamed up with Vidya Integrated Development for Youth and Adults (VIDYA), a non-profit organization created for the empowerment and education of less-privileged children and women of society.
The company has stated that it will donate a share of the rake collected during its upcoming online MTT series, PokerBaazi Premier League (PPL) that will be used to sponsor a year’s education for 14 underprivileged girls. The room will be taking care of their education and development, mid-day meals, uniforms and transportation costs. PokerBaazi is looking to grow this list of 14 girls in the coming years.
Since its inception, VIDYA has made a difference in the lives of more than 220,000 families over 33 years, PokerBaazi stated. The non-profit organization comprises of 350 people including a bunch of local and foreign volunteers, teachers and staff and a large circle of committed friends, donors and well-wishers.
In the past, PokerBaazi has joined hands with several non-profit organizations by hosting many charity tournaments and giving a share of the money collected through rake to these organizations.