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Furniture First, Planned Furniture Promotions and Colonial Sponsor Next Ante4Autism Event

Ante4Autism, the annual charity poker tournament that coincides with the Las Vegas Furniture Market, announced that the Furniture First National Buying Group has agreed to sponsor the 14th Annual Ante4autism event at the $10,000 Diamond level once again this year. 


Andrew Kauffman, CEO of Furniture First, made the commitment to Ante4autism at the Las Vegas Winter furniture market.  “I can’t say enough good things about Furniture First and their membership”, stated Ante4autism Founder Doug Krinsky.  “They jumped on board many years ago to help us in our efforts to help children and adults on the Autism spectrum and their families”, Krinsky went on to say.


In addition, Planned Furniture Promotions (PFP) has also renewed their sponsorship to the event at the $5,000 Platinum level.  Krinsky said, “I want to thank Tom Liddell, Sr. Vice President, Director, Planned Furniture Promotions, Inc. and his team for their tremendous support of our event and cause every year!”  Also, thanks go out to Wes Keever, President at Colonial, LLC., for their continued support of our event.  Colonial, LLC. is once again a Bronze sponsor of the 14th Annual Ante4autism event.   


The 14th Annual Ante4autism will be held at the South Point Hotel and Casino again this year.  The date for the event is Saturday, 7/23 at 6:30 PM.  Registration is now open online at and will open at 5:30 PM that day.  The $25,000 presenting sponsor will once again be Leggett & Platt Inc. Sponsorships are available online at as well.  Founder, Doug Krinsky mentioned:  “We expect another great turnout in 2022 at South Point again.” 


The South Point Hotel and Casino has given a special rate for the weekend of the event:  ANTE422 is the code. $109 plus tax and a $14 resort fee per day.Make a reservation here


The South Point Grandview Lounge will play host to celebrities, professional poker players, furniture industry sponsors and many many local Las Vegas players.  There was also be a live auction and silent auction that evening.  


Founder Krinsky also thanked all the Co-Hosts, as they volunteer their time. Co-Hosts includeJoey Amato – Rock N Roll City Mattress, Stuart Carlitz – Eclipse/Eastman House, Randy Coconis – Coconis Furniture, Nick Hrkman – Corsicana Mattress, Karina Jett – KW Jett Real Estate Team, Doug Krinsky – Brooklyn Bedding, Mike McQuiston, Anthony Mehran – Huffman Koos Furniture, Phil Miner – Corsicana Mattress, Allen Parvizian – APJL Consulting, Myra Stone – Independent Representative, David Wachendorfer – Intellibed, Jerry Williams – Retail Service Systems Inc. 



About Ante4Autism

Autism spectrum disorders are diagnosed in 1 in 54 children in the United States according to the CDC. The Co-Hosts are committed to helping the families and individuals impacted by Autism in any way they can.  The 5 Autism charities picked for the 2022 event include Touro Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities at Touro University Nevada, Learning 4 Life Farm, Stockhands Horses for Healing, National Autism Association of Southeast Ohio and Autism Speaks. 


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