Tuesday, August 22nd 2006

Clay Poker Chips and Tables .com Donates Profits for Tsunami Relief

Northern Ascent LLC, the company behind Clay Poker Chips and Tables .com, has announced that it will donate 20% of the net profits from online sales during the month of January to aid in the tsunami relief efforts in south Asia and eastern Africa.

Donations will be made from the online sales of poker game related products. Additionally, a webpage has been set up to allow customers to add a contribution to their order. Donations will be handled through Network for Good and Americares, and will be targeted to aid survivors of the massive earthquakes and tsunamis that devastated regions in Asia and Africa.

“As small business owners, we feel a responsibility to work toward giving back to the community and to humanitarian efforts that extend around the world” says Jeffrey Hapner, President of Northern Ascent LLC. “We are developing an ongoing business strategy that includes donations to deserving organizations. This tragedy is unimaginable to us, and demonstrates a significant need for everyone to do what they can.” Jaia Stidd, Vice President adds, “We are creating a business that allows us the opportunity to support causes close to our hearts. Our thoughts are with all the people affected by these events.”

Clay Poker Chips and Tables .com specializes in selling game supplies, and casino products intended for use in home games. Their products range from high quality chips and playing cards to Texas holdem poker and blackjack tables. Northern Ascent LLC is an internet marketing company that owns Clay Poker Chips and Tables .com and Magic of the Seed .com, a website dedicated to natural living, environmental responsibility and healthy family life.

Network for Good (www.networkforgood.org) is the Internet's leading charitable resource, an easy-to-use website where individuals can connect with causes they care about by donating to more than one million nonprofit organizations and by choosing from among tens of thousands of volunteer opportunities. Network for Good also works directly with nonprofits to advance the adoption of the Internet as a tool for fundraising, volunteer recruitment and community engagement. Founded in 2001 by AOL, Cisco Systems and Yahoo!, Network for Good is an independent, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

AmeriCares is a nonprofit disaster relief and humanitarian aid organization providing immediate response to emergency medical needs, as well as supporting long-term humanitarian assistance programs, for all people around the world, irrespective of race, creed or political persuasion. AmeriCares solicits donations of medicines, medical supplies and other relief materials from U.S. and international manufacturers, and delivers them quickly and efficiently to indigenous health care and welfare professionals around the world.

Clay Poker Chips and Tables .com is a complete online source of quality casino products including supplies, roulette wheels, blackjack tables, dice and accessories.

Jeffrey Hapner
President, Northern Ascent LLC

Source: PRweb