PokerBaazi Ties Up with NGO to Sponsor Education of Underprivileged Girls

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.

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