Fun deal: Machinists plan charity poker tournament

AUBURN — Machinists Union Local Lodge 751-C‘s fourth charity poker tournament promises to be a fun deal. The lodge’s next Guide Dogs of America Hold ‘Em Tournament will be Saturday, Nov. 12, at the Muckleshoot Casino in Auburn. Registration will start at 5:30 p.m. and the tournament will run from 6 to 11 p.m. Registration … Continue reading

Union poker tournament raises $12,000 for charity

TULALIP – Machinists Union members raised more than $12,000 for charity with a recent poker tournament. The third All In for Guide Dogs Hold ‘Em Tournament was held Feb. 15 at the Tulalip Resort Casino. This year’s poker tournament drew 125 players. The event included a slot machine tournament for spouses and poker players who … Continue reading

IAM Local 751-C doubles down for Guide Dogs

TULALIP — Machinists Union Local Lodge 751-C has doubled down its fundraising efforts on behalf of Guide Dogs of America.  The local lodge raised more than $18,000 with its Feb. 16 “All in for Guide Dogs” Hold ‘Em Tournament, which was held at the Tulalip Resort Casino. That’s almost twice the amount Local 751-C raised … Continue reading

Union raises $40,000 for charity with June events

SEATTLE — Members of Machinists Union District Lodge 751 raised more than $40,000 for Guide Dogs of America in June with a series of community events. That figure is significant, because it takes a little more than $40,000 to breed, train and place one service dog with a blind or vision-impaired person, said District 751 … Continue reading

Union poker tournament raises $9,000 for charity

TULALIP – Machinists Union Local Lodge 751-C’s first-ever “All in For Guide Dogs” Texas Hold ‘Em tournament was a good deal, participants said. “It was a great time,” said Local 751-C President Ron Coen. “The casino did a great job for us.” The event, held at Tulalip Resort Casino near Marysville, raised more than $9,000 … Continue reading

Machinists go “all in” with charity poker tournament

TULALIP – Local Machinists Union members say their first charity poker tournament is a sure bet for both fun and fundraising. Machinists Union Local Lodge 751-C will hold its first All In for Guide Dogs Hold ‘em Tournament from 3 to 7 p.m. June 2 at the Tulalip Resort Casino, 10200 Quil Ceda Blvd. There … Continue reading

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