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Wear Your Best Party Hat and Celebrate JustWorld’s “Sweet 16” Birthday Celebration

January 17, 2019 By: maryhaley Category: What's Happenin'

WELLINGTON, FLORIDA – Nonprofit JustWorld International has a sweet reason to celebrate this year; they will be commemorating sixteen years of uniting the equestrian community to support and empower thousands of children around the world. JustWorld invites guests to celebrate this collective change at its “Sweet Sixteen” birthday at the Annual JustWorld Gala, presented by Caryl Philips & Frank Zeiss and the Palm Beach Masters Series, on Friday, January 25, 2019.

Each year, JustWorld International hosts the Annual JustWorld Gala to celebrate and applaud the positive change that the organization and its supporters are making in the lives of thousands of children who need it most. The JustWorld Gala attracts some of the international equestrian industry’s top riders, trainers, owners and supporters, as well as important members of the community to continue supporting the mission of JustWorld. The evening will host a series of fundraising events that will directly benefit JustWorld partner projects, including a silent auction and live auction.

JustWorld promises to bring spectacular entertainment to the event. Guests are encouraged to bring their best party hat to join in on the birthday celebration. Hosted by Belle Herbe Farm, located at 3206 Old Hampton Drive in Wellington, the lively atmosphere will be brought to life through food, drinks and specialty entertainment created for the evening. JustWorld is thankful that Bolay will be returning as the Official Catering Sponsor of the evening, preparing all of the delicious food for the passed hors-d’oeuvres and delectable tasting stations.

JustWorld thanks Caryl Philips & Frank Zeiss and the Palm Beach Masters Series, who are returning as the Presenting Sponsors. The organization is delighted to announce exciting new partnerships this year as well, including CaptiveOne, the highly anticipated restaurant and lounge Trophy Room, as Official Bar Sponsor, Noëlle Floyd as Official Media Sponsor and Mark Edward Partners. Trophy Room will also be hosting the Gala after-party and Mark Edward Partners will be sponsoring free rides through Uber during the evening so guests will be able to celebrate safely.

Longtime supporter Voltaire Design is returning for the second year as Gala Sponsor. Also continuing their ongoing support, Horseware Ireland will be coming back as sponsor of the fun photo booth, allowing guests to capture a night to be remembered. Lastly, Tito’s Vodka will once again be generously donating to the Gala.

Join JustWorld’s “Sweet Sixteen” to tip your hat and continue to support children in need around the world. For more information regarding the 16th Annual JustWorld Gala, please visit: gala.justworldinternational.org

JustWorld International Celebrates 10th Annual Gala

November 17, 2012 By: janwest Category: What's Happenin'

Wellington, Florida – JustWorld International will mark a milestone with its 10th Annual Gala held Friday, January 18, 2013, in Wellington, Florida, USA.  JustWorld International is a not-for-profit, humanitarian organization working as a catalyst for positive change in the developing world by helping impoverished children.

Featuring an 18th century Venetian masquerade theme, the 10th Annual Gala will be held at Maria Newman’s stunning Belle Herbe Farm in Grand Prix Village.  Guests will spend a glamorous evening guessing the identities of the many masked guests, including the who’s who of the Wellington equestrian and social scene.  There will be a special prize offered for the best disguised guest.

The masquerade theme will be reflected through food, drinks and specialty entertainment created for the evening by renowned event planners, Dazzle Creative Events.  This evening is sure to be memorable as JustWorld International celebrates a historic 10 years, highlighting its past successes and fundraising for future accomplishments.

Event sponsor Whole Foods will once again provide the sumptuous food stations, featuring a variety of gourmet delicacies, while guests will enjoy bidding on the silent auction offerings.  As always, a few very special and highly sought-after items will be offered in the live auction.

A sell-out every year since its inception 10 years ago, the Annual JustWorld International Gala supports JustWorld’s project sites in Brazil, Cambodia, Guatemala, and Honduras.

To buy tickets or tables for this year’s fundraising gala, please call +1 (561) 333-9391 or e-mail jwinfo@justworldinternational.org.  Several sponsorship levels including Title, Presenting, Platinum, Gold and Patron level are available.  Benefits and further details can be found on the JustWorld website homepage, www.justworldinternational.org.

Fast Facts

Who:              JustWorld International

What:             10th Annual JustWorld International Gala

When:             7 p.m. on Friday, January 18, 2013

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

How:               Purchase tables and tickets by contacting jwinfo@justworldinternational.org
or call +1 (561) 333-9391

Founded in 2003 by Jessica Newman, JustWorld International is a not-for-profit, humanitarian organization which funds life-changing nutrition, health and hygiene, education, and leadership and cultural development programs for impoverished children in Cambodia, Honduras, Guatemala, and Brazil.  There are currently more than 500 Rider and Technical Official Ambassadors representing 40 different countries, whose efforts to support JustWorld’s projects have helped raise more than $4.5 million to date.  For more information on JustWorld International, or how to support the ‘Adopt a Project’ campaign, please visit www.justworldinternational.org.