One Week until the JustWorld International Annual Fundraiser

January 14, 2010 – Wellington, Florida – Only one week remains until “A Night in Paris,” the eighth annual JustWorld International fundraiser, is held Friday, January 21, 2011, in Wellington, Florida.  JustWorld International is a not-for-profit, humanitarian organization working as a catalyst for positive change in the developing world through education and nutrition programs for impoverished children.

Held at Maria Newman’s stunning Belle Herbe Farm in Grand Prix Village, “A Night in Paris” will take place in the presence of the Consul General of France in Miami and Mrs. Gael de Maisonneuve.  Event sponsor Whole Foods is donating all the sumptuous Parisian-inspired food.  The Parisian theme will be reflected through food, drinks, and entertainment as the who’s who of the Wellington equestrian and social scene celebrate the past success stories of JustWorld International and fundraise for future accomplishments.

Tables are still available though selling fast.  Thanks to those who have confirmed their sponsorship of this year’s fundraising gala.

Gold Sponsors

Cloud Hill Farm

Jessica Newman

Maria Newman

The Jesse & Caryl Philips Foundation

Horseware Ireland

Bronze Sponsors

Bancalari Family

Georgina Bloomberg

Bur Oak, LLC & Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital

Capital Guardian

FTI Consulting

Ernest & Joan Kalman

Kessler Family

Morrissey Family

Rose Hill Farm

Warm Wind Farm

As part of an annual tradition, highly sought-after items will be offered in the live and silent auction, and more items are still being accepted.  This year’s offerings include one-week vacation stays in the exclusive Ile Saint-Louis in Paris and on Cape Cod, Massachusetts; polo and show-jumping lessons with top riders; and unique jewelry.  Other donors include Chez Gourmet, Bradford Renaissance Portraits, Briar Hill SignWorks, The Balancing Tonic, LLC, European Day Spa, Equine Artistry by Barbara, Nespresso, For the Love of the Horse, Xanadu Farrier Service, Tiffany & Co., Lugano Diamonds, Antarès, Laura Kraut, Solstice Collection, Jeff Hall & Valiente Polo Team, Eric Lamaze, The Hampton Classic, La Martina, Private Tutoring Services, Philippe Dyon, Eleganté Polo, Van Dell Jewelers, C.M. Hadfield’s, and the Graham Family.

Dazzle Creative Events is managing this event, Sportfot will be on hand as the official photographer, Delray Wine Cellar is once again is the official liquor supplier, and Steven King from PublicReputation.com Media Production will be official videographer.

To buy tickets or tables for “A Night in Paris,” please call (561) 333-9391 or e-mail jwinfo@justworldinternational.org.  Several sponsorship levels, including Grand Prix, Platinum, Gold, Silver, and Bronze level, are also available – benefits and further details can be found on the JustWorld website homepage, www.justworldinternational.org.

Founded in 2002, JustWorld International raises awareness and funds in the equestrian community to support humanitarian projects that benefit impoverished communities and children in the developing world.  Cooperating with local partners, JustWorld International implements sustainable, culturally sensitive education, health, and vocational projects.  For more information on JustWorld International, please visit www.justworldinternational.org.

Fast Facts

Who:    JustWorld International

What:   2011 JustWorld International Annual Fundraising Dinner

When:   7 p.m. on Friday, January 21, 2011

Where:  Belle Herbe Farm, Grand Prix Village, Wellington, Florida

How:     Buy your tickets and tables by contacting jwinfo@justworldinternational.org or calling (561) 333-9391.

Media Contacts:

Jennifer Ward

Starting Gate Communications

Cell:  (613) 292-5439

jward@startinggate.ca

Jessica Newman

JustWorld International

Cell:  (561) 346-0243

jnewman@justworldinternational.org

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