FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — A casino night and charity fundraiser will be held on Friday, August 19th, at the Walton Arts Center. The event, called ‘Las Faygas,’ features a poker tournament alongside other casino games, and raises money for the C.A.R.E. initiative.
The C.A.R.E. initiative is a local non-profit that was started by the marketing agency Saatchi and Saatchi X. The initiative gives money to several non-profits in the are that support children through abuse and neglect.
This is the first time in years C.A.R.E. has been able to hold the fundraiser due to COVID-19. Tickets are available for general entry, casino games, and the poker tournament. You can purchase them through the Walton Arts Center here.