Community-Minded Windsor Members Join Forces to Sponsor the Player Reception for the 2020 Windsor Charity Polo Cup
Windsor is delighted to announce its Members Manley and Mary Johnson, Tim and Mary Mullan, and Chris and Maria Whittle as the Player Reception Sponsors for the 2020 Windsor Charity Polo Cup presented by PNC Bank. Mrs. Whittle and Mrs. Mullan are also co-founders of the biennial event and Mrs. Whittle is currently serving on the 2020 event Steering Committee.
The Players Reception will take place on Friday, February 14, 2020, the evening before the polo match, in Windsor’s beautiful Weston Guest House. This highly anticipated kickoff event will be attended by roughly one hundred guests, including players, key sponsors, beneficiary representatives and VIPs. Attendees will enjoy music by Brazilian jazz duo Ella and the Bossa Beat alongside a curated menu by Windsor’s Executive Chef Robert Meitzer.
Additional highlights of the evening will include wine and spirits tastings and luxury product presentations. On display with bidding starting will be the official 2020 Windsor Charity Polo Cup commemorative poster artwork by equestrian artist Carrie Nygren. Luxury Automobile Sponsor Porsche, Mercedes Benz, Audi of Melbourne will line Windsor Boulevard with a dazzling collection of luxury models.
“We are thrilled to see Members of our community come together to support the Windsor Charity Polo Cup in such a meaningful way. Their continued support is vital in helping to make this important charity endeavor a success, and we are grateful for their dedication and involvement,” said Betsy Hanley, President of Windsor.
“The 2020 Windsor Charity Polo Cup is a not-to-miss event that not only promises to be a spectacular day but whose proceeds will significantly impact the ability of the charities it supports to provide care and aid to our local community. Please join in the festivities and the spirit of giving,” said Mary Mullen, Windsor Member and co-founder of the Windsor Charity Polo Cup.
Presented in 2020 by PNC Bank, the Windsor Charity Polo Cup is recognized as the premier charity sporting event of the season in Vero Beach. This year’s event will raise funds for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Indian River County, the Literacy Services of Indian River County, and the Humane Society of Vero Beach & Indian River County. The net proceeds will be divided equally to support the charities respective causes.
In addition to world-class polo, the event will showcase an array of interactive events and exhibitions, including an elegant luncheon, themed tailgate, specialty retail village, luxury automobile concours, high-end raffle and gourmet concession stands. Tickets go on sale to the general public on November 1, 2019. For full details about the 2020 Windsor Charity Polo Cup and to purchase tickets, please visit www.windsorcharitypolocup.com
Windsor is a private residential sporting club community spanning 425 acres of lush barrier island between the Indian River and the Atlantic Ocean in Vero Beach, Florida. Established in 1989 by Hilary and W. Galen Weston of Toronto, Canada, Windsor was designed by renowned town planners Andrés Duany and Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk in the New Urbanism style of residential living, one that offers public and community spaces framed by timeless architecture and landscape design that celebrates its tropical and unspoiled setting. Windsor is comprised of 350 homesites in various styles including village homes, cottages and country estates, all remarkable for their signature Anglo-Caribbean architecture and gracious living. Residents enjoy privacy and seclusion combined with the finest amenities, exemplary services and sporting activities. windsorflorida.com
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