(PRESS RELEASE) -- SiGMA and The BiG Foundation are delighted to announce a record fund raise for charity at The BiG Sports Dinner at the SiGMA Chairty Dinner and Awards evening, which took place on Wednesday, 22 November 2017, at SiGMA in Malta.
“We are delighted to be able to announce the event raised over 26,000 EUR for a variety of charities, including the Malta Community Chest Fund, Reaching Out in Africa and St Jude Hospital in the U.S. The event was a huge success, with demand outweighing capacity at the event," commented Richard Hogg, co-director and founder of The BiG Foundation.
The BiG Sports Dinner, the only charity sports dinner in the betting and gaming industry, is regularly attended by a host of sports stars and industry professionals.
Eman Pulis, CEO of SiGMA, added, "The BiG Sports Dinner is a unique event within the gaming industry, and we are privileged to be a part of it. As a company, we are very passionate about our industry and charity work, so the BiG Sports Dinner is a natural fit for us. We are delighted that the event raised a substantial amount for worthy charities."
A host of gaming companies attended the dinner in a bid to raise as much money as possible for the events chosen charities, including Microgaming, AliQuantum Gaming, SpinnrGames, Pragmatic Play and LeoVegas, to name a few.