The HOPE “Vice for Nice” Poker Invitationals are a series of fundraising poker tournaments that benefit HOPE Projects and partner organizations. Each event allows HOPE Artists the chance to contribute art work for prizes and provides opportunities for supporters to participate through donations and silent auction items.
These events have raised awareness and funds for projects the following projects:
Rwanda: Aegis Trust – Genocide Orphan Survivors
Kenya: Sawa Sawa Music Festival
USA: HOPE Farmers Market
The first “Vice for Nice” took place at Conveyor: Fred Segal in Santa Monica, CA, followed by similar events in Austin, Texas. Many artists, actors, musicians, and entrepreneurs of all kinds have donated their time, talent and chips to HOPE through these successful fundraisers.