Wood Dale, IL – DKI, North America’s largest disaster restoration contracting organization, today announced that DKI Member Company Accent DKI of Omaha, NE, hosted its third annual charity poker tournament on Friday, November 30th at the Omaha Professional Firefighter’s Club.

There were 80 poker players in attendance for the tournament, which included players represented from the Omaha fire and police departments. A few of the attendees included Nick Neneman, a firefighter from Bellevue who came in 8th place and Chris Wieker, who placed in 4th.

Omaha Fire Chief Michael F. McDonnell and First Responders Foundation President Ray Somberg were also those among attendance at the tournament, and both took the time to thank all of the players for their support of a very worthwhile cause and much needed charity.

All money for prizes, food and raffle was donated, which allowed $2,756 to be raised that evening, and goes to benefiting the “First Responders Critical Support Foundation.”

Donors for this year’s tournament included: Omaha Professional Firefighters Local 385, FRSTeam Fabric Restoration, Fashion Cleaners, Blimpie of Omaha, Rotella’s, McFly’s Center Street Tavern, Omaha Lancers, State Farm-Steve Skidmore Agency, Dillion Brothers Harley-Davidson, Shoreline Golf Course, Oak Hills Country Club, retired airline pilot C.S. Johnson, John McDonnell and a few very gracious anonymous donors.

Next year’s charity poker event has already been scheduled, and will be taking place on Friday, November 29th, 2013.

About Accent DKI
Accent DKI is a full-service restoration company specializing in property damage mitigation, reconstruction and remodeling. With 20 years of experience in the restoration industry, a team of committed professionals, 24-hour emergency service and the facilities and equipment to handle any size project, Accent DKI provides complete restoration services for both commercial and residential losses in the Omaha and Council Bluffs area. Their services include: emergency services, water damage mitigation, fire and smoke damage, mold and biohazard remediation, board-up and tarping services, complete reconstruction, national catastrophe response, mitigation services and much more.

About DKI
DKI, headquartered in suburban Chicago, is the largest disaster restoration contracting organization in North America. DKI member companies provide full-service restoration to their customers including: emergency response, water damage mitigation, fire and contents cleaning, mold remediation, complete reconstruction and much more. They’re available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. DKI returns damaged property to its pre-loss condition quickly and efficiently, delivering complete satisfaction to our consumer, insurance, and corporate customers. For more information about DKI, please visit our website at or contact Mary Smith at (630) 350-3000.

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