Fundraising Idea

Although it was written last November, I just ran across this interesting San Jose Mercury News story — Selective enforcement of poker rules hurts library.

Say you’ve got a good cause, like the children’s story-telling section at the Almaden library. Say you’ve got a supporter, like the Almaden Business Association. And say you have a good way to make $8,000 or $10,000, playing on a national craze by holding a Texas hold ’em tournament. . . .