Miracle On Canal Street Grand Total Annoucement Set For Friday, Dec. 10

MILWAUKEE - Thirty children’s charities from southeastern Wisconsin will receive a very special holiday gift, as Potawatomi Bingo Casino announces and distributes money raised during the 2010 Miracle on Canal Street program.

An event celebrating this year’s charities and the annual fund-raising program will take place in the Casino’s Nest of Life Bingo Hall. The program will feature the Waukesha Broadway Singers, speakers, and, of course, the unveiling of the year’s fund-raising total.

WHEN:                7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 10

Interviews with representatives of the Casino and benefitting charities will be made available before and after the program

WHERE:             Potawatomi Bingo Casino - 1721 W. Canal St. Program will be held in Nest of Life Bingo Hall


  • The excitement surrounding the fund-raising total announcement, including a balloon drop, cheering and a lot of hugs and tears
  • Potawatomi Bingo Casino Management Team (available for interviews)
  • Representatives from the charities (available for interviews)
  • Check presentations in Woodland Dreams Ballroom following announcement
  • Performance by the Waukesha Broadway Singers


Potawatomi Bingo Casino is one of two casinos owned and operated by the Forest County Potawatomi Community. It is located at 1721 W. Canal Street, Milwaukee, Wis. The casino is a showcase for high stakes bingo, offering some of the nation's highest daily payouts.  A popular attraction for local guests, tourists and tour groups, the casino features blackjack, craps, poker, and roulette table games, video and reel slot machines, and a variety of live entertainment.  Potawatomi Bingo Casino is committed to maintaining a level of first-class customer service, while investing in its most valuable asset - more than 2,400 multicultural employees.  Through the Forest County Potawatomi Community Foundation, the casino supports numerous local charities and community organizations. Driving directions and more information about Potawatomi Bingo Casino can be obtained by calling toll-free, 1-800-PAYS-BIG or by visiting the website at www.paysbig.com.