Kate Kendell

Get ready to bet big this Friday at a poker and blackjack tournament in Dallas benefiting the National Center for Lesbian Rights.

NCLR’s Executive Director Kate Kendell  and Deputy Director Arcelia Hurtado will be in attendance to speak about the work the organization has done to create positive change in the lives of many.

The event is Friday and is hosted by Kelli Herd & Kim Deneau at Tower Aqua Lounge at the Heights at Park Lane, 8066 Park Lane. The benefit is from 6-8 p.m. with the tournament following from 8 p.m. to closing.

There is a suggested donation of $100 for those who attend, as well as a $100 donation for poker and blackjack buy-ins.

To RSVP, go here. For more info, email Eleanor Palacios at epalacios@nclrights.org and include “NCLR in Dallas” in the subject line or call 415-365-1309.