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Casino night benefits free tutoring Sept. 29
Give Every Child a Chance Chief Executive officer Carol Davis, left, stands with Tuff Boy Leasing & Equipment Sales representative Allison Perkins. The firm is a sponsor for the upcoming Night of Kings & Queens. - photo by HIME ROMERO

WHAT: Give Every Child A Chance 12th Annual Kings and Queens Casino Night Fundraiser

WHEN: Saturday, Sept. 29, 6:30 to 11:30 p.m.

WHERE: MRPS Hall, 133 N. Grant St., Manteca

TICKET INFO: $35 entrance, $20 Texas Hold ‘Em Tournament, , for a savings of $5, purchase tickets (to include entrance to the event and to the Texas Hold ‘Em Tournament) before Sept. 20 for $50

TICKETS ON SALE: Give Every Child A Chance, 610 Commerce, Manteca, 823-6222; Bank of Stockton, 660 N. Main St., Manteca, 249-2200; or Ripon Police Department, 259 North Wilma Ave., 599-2102

The Give Every Child A Chance 12th Annual Kings and Queens Casino Night Fundraiser will be held on Saturday, Sept. 29, from 6:30 to 11:30 pm, at the MRPS Hall in Manteca, 133 N. Grant Street.

This year’s event will be undergoing some exciting improvements.  The fundraiser will still feature the games of  Blackjack, Roulette, and Craps, as well as hold their silent auction and Mystery Prize Boxes, but will be replacing the live auction with “Games of Chance.”

Give Every Child A Chance is a non-profit organization committed to helping children reach their full potential, while building their self-esteem and confidence, by offering a variety of youth support services including one-on-one mentor tutoring and after school advantage programs. Give Every Child A Chance has served 4,020 youth this year, with nearly 400 volunteers, and 51 locations throughout the communities of San Joaquin County.

The services are provided free of charge.