College Poker Championship III Aids September 11th Children's Fund

New Season Begins with Pledge to Charity

ADVISORY, Sept. 8, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) --

 WHAT:         College Poker Championship III(TM) will donate $1 for
               every student that participates in Sunday evening's
               poker tournament at to the
               September 11th Children's Fund. The tournament is free
               to all registered college and university students

 WHO:          Rewarding poker playing students from around the world
               with scholarships throughout the school year, the
               College Poker Championship is expected to give $200,000
               in academic scholarships during the third annual
               tournament. All events are played with tournament chips
               at no cost to students.

               The online tournament, regularly scheduled for Sunday
               evenings, will be donating $1 for every student who
               participates on Sunday, September 11 to the September
               11th Children's Fund.

               The September 11th Children's Fund was established to
               provide aid for children who lost a parent or legal
               guardian during the terrorist attacks of 9/11 to help
               ease the financial burden of primary and secondary
               education costs.

               6:00 pm EST

 ABOUT:        The College Poker Championship(TM)
               is open to registered college and university students
               worldwide to determine the World's Best College Poker
               Player. Entry into the tournament is free of charge,
               with all events being played with tournament chips. No
               purchase is required. College Poker Championship
               supports students' educational endeavors with
               scholarships worth $200,000, charity donations, and
               champions the use of poker as a strategic learning


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