Our 4th Annual Poker Run 10K Charity Event on 5/19 was a winner! In 2019, we moved to Lindy’s Landing on the beach to explore Wauconda and support Orphans of the Storm Animal Shelter. Thank you to our hosts Lindy’s Landing, Main Street Outfitters, Side Lot Brewery, Small Town Brewery, and Bonner Road Inn. Combining the event proceeds, $175 from all three best hand winners who donated back to the charity, and Small Town Brewery’s offer to donate $1 per drink sold – $95 total – we are pleased to contribute $1,511 to Orphans of the Storm!
See all the 2019 event photos HERE.
Year 3! Year 3! Year 3! On 3/3, we hosted the 3rd Annual Poker Run 10K Charity Event. The event brought awareness to and donated $1,410 to United Way of Lake County, this year’s highlighted charity, in support of their early childhood education program. In addition, most of the best poker hand payouts were donated back to United Way and Bosacki’s Home Brew pledged to donated $1 per beer sold during the event. Thank you to our hosts Tighthead Brewing Co., Bill’s Pizza, Tamales Diana, Bosaki’s Home Brew, and Emil’s Sports Bar.
See all the 2018 event photos HERE.
Our 2nd Annual Poker Run 10K in Mundelein was April 15th, 2017 and another successful and fun event! Thank you to our hosts Tighthead Brewing Co., Bill’s Pizza, Tamales Diana, Bosaki’s Home Brew, and Emil’s Sports Bar. The event donated $4,129 to the Greer Family in support of our friend Patti Greer for her battle with ALS. In addition, the players with the best hands donated their $300 and Bosaki’s Home Brew donated 30% of their proceeds. Her story is HERE.
See all the 2017 event photos HERE.
LRC hosted its first Poker Run 10K on February 27th, 2016. The event benefited Lake County Haven while providing a boost to our local economy as runners visited 5 Mundelein restaurants and bars to collect a poker card and have a drink and/or grab some food along the way. The winning hand took home $350 and we were able to provide Lake County Haven a check for $1,225!
See all the 2016 event photos HERE.