**September polo matches begin at 4PM**
Gates open at Noon. Pavilion opens at 3PM.
Date: Wednesday, September 1, 2021
Take a stroll down the Polo Grounds' Penny Lane where you'll find memorabilia from British Rock to sports, and a one-of-a-kind artwork. Proceeds from the silent auctions will support the Jeffrey Osborne Foundation, beneficiary of the 20th annual International Polo Charity Ball. Located in the Vendor Village between the Main Gate and Pavilion. See catalog below.
A stunning work of art, valued at $11,000, bidding on 'PARADISUM' is open at $3,500, in increments of $500, through September 30, by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. The spectacular 4' x 6' signed, framed limited edition, diasec glass-mounted print by internationally exhibited artist Rafael Macek is finished in a shadow box hardwood frame.
Since 2012, the Jeffrey Osborne Foundation and the Jeffrey Osborne Celebrity Classic have raised over $1.5 million dollars to support initiatives and non-profit organizations that keep music and the arts in RI public school systems, through the Rhode Island Philharmonic Music School and its Community Partners including the Met School, as well as provide food, shelter and a safe-haven for families and children in need through the work of the Amos House, Rhode Island’s largest soup kitchen, and strive to build productive relationships, through St. Mary’s Home for Children & Family Services, The Boys & Girls Clubs of Providence and Button Hole.
On Friday, August 6, 2021, the comeback tour for the 20th annual International Polo Charity Ball was a smash hit, welcoming over 400 generous and funloving attendees who contributed more than $80K in fundraising for the Jeffrey Osborne Foundation. Breaking all previous Polo Ball fundraising records, the evening highlights included appearances by guests of honor, the Dominican Republic Polo Team, and a special cameo performance by Jeffrey Osborne himself. Read the detailed event report here.
In its 30 year history, Newport Polo helped raise over $1.5 million for nonprofit organizations through its annual International Polo Charity Ball, charity matches, Season Program ad sales, and ticket donations for the Newport International Polo Series, among other fundraising initiatives. For more information, please email email@example.com.