Time: July 16, 2017 5:00 PM
Location: Newport International Polo Grounds 250 Linden Lane, Portsmouth, RI 02871
The Newport International Polo Series 2nd annual All Charity Day will be on Sunday, July 16, 2017 as a fun afternoon fundraising opportunity for 501-c-3 organizations, with fast-paced polo action to benefit local charitable and civic organizations.
The classic 6-chukker match will begin at 5pm, featuring local teams competing. Entry gates will open at 4pm. Admission tickets will only be available in advance from the participating organizations listed below (follow a link to support your favorite); 100% of ticket sales support these worthy civic and charitable organizations for the welfare of our community. Admission tickets will not be available for purchase at the entry gates on game day.
In its inaugural year, the 2016 All Charity Day drew 1,500 spectators, raising $15,000 for the 10 participating organizations. The beautiful, sunny July day included festive parties hosted by the organizations, a half-time dog parade, and a home team victory after a high-scoring match. Click Here for the 2016 highlights.
Organizations are invited to plan a day at polo for their supporters, hosted by Newport Polo at the International Polo Grounds. Opportunities to participate are open to qualified 501-3c organizations. Click Here to download the guidelines to participate. For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Through its 25 year history, Newport Polo has raised over $1,285,500 for civic and charitable organizations. Initiatives include the International Polo Charity Ball, special benefit matches, and countless ticket donations for the Newport International Polo Series.