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The JustWorld International Gala Offers Priceless Auction Items

Written by: Kendall Bierer
Client: JustWorld International
Release Date: 2013-01-16

Wellington, FL - January 16, 2013 -The 10th Annual JustWorld International Gala will take place this Friday, January 18 at Belle Herbe Farm in Wellington. The event features gourmet food stations, open bar, entertainment, dancing, a silent auction and live auction. Some of this year's auction items are one for the books, with packages ranging from professional polo players to a miniature horse.


Polo players, Nic Roldan, Brandon Philips and Kris Kampsen, will step into the limelight as a highlight of the live auction. These professional polo players will teach a week worth of lessons (five in total) for the winner and his or her three friends. The package will also include a dinner for eight at Rocco's Tacos in Downtown West Palm Beach, as well as a tequila tasting with the polo players. No price can be put on this one of a kind experience.


"It's an honor to be part of JustWorld. It's always been a passion of mine to support an organization that helps children and families that are less fortunate," remarked Roldan.


Have you ever dreamt of having a miniature horse to call your own? Meet Butterscotch, the miniature horse who wants to be your loving companion, and was donated to the JustWorld International Gala by Aimee Montanaro.


Another highlight of the JustWorld live auction is from the Dutta Corporation and Guido Klatte who have generously donated a round trip ticket for a single stall and airfare for one horse from the JFK Airport, to Amsterdam, Netherlands or Liege, Belgium. This package is valid for one year and includes a three-day USDA quarantine upon return.


The experience to venture to the Vilamoura CSI 3* is at the tip of your fingers as the two-night stay and Atlantic Tour Package for two is brought to auction. This package includes a stay at the four-star Porto Bay Falésia Hotel in Vilamoura, Portugal from March 15-17, 2013 for two people. Horse show passes and daily lunches at the Showground Restaurant will also be included.


The 2013 Hampton Classic Horse Show will take place Sunday, August 25 - Sunday, September 1, 2013. Through the generosity of the Hampton Classic Horse Show, 14 guests will have access to the horse show each day, and will have the luxury of the VIP Chalet Table and VIP parking pass.


The well-known Canadian Olympic show jumper Eric Lamaze will be part of the "Day at Artisan Farms" package. This will include a full day at Artisan Farms, either in Wellington, FL, or Vrasene, Belgium. The winner of this once-in-a-lifetime package will have a private lesson with Lamaze, a tour of the stables, as well as lunch with the whole Artisan Farms team. A mutually agreeable date will be determined between the bidder and Artisan Farms for the lesson and tour, and travel is not included.


The JustWorld International Live Auction will also include the opportunity to bid for VIP packages for the Alltech National Horse Show, 130th edition, as well as the 2013 American Gold Cup. The Alltech National Horse Show package will feature a VIP Table for six in the Taylor Harris Club, providing the bidder withthebest view in the house of the crème de la crème of the sport. The American Gold Cup package will offer guests the opportunity to secure stalls for their horses, as well as a VIP table in the Hermès Club for eight, a hotel room at the Crown Plaza, and dinner at the Restaurant 121.


The Bellagio Resort and Casino is offering a VIP package for a three-night stay in the luxurious Bellagio suite. The package also includes two tickets to the "O" Show, VIP check-in, and limousine service from to and from the airport. This amazing package will be valid until January 31, 2014, so start planning your well-deserved vacation.


If a three bedroom Cape Cod Beach House is more your style, get ready to raise the bidding for the chance to stay for one week on the New England beachside. The house is a few minutes away from a private beach, and is only five minutes away from Hyannis, MA. This wonderful house is available any week in July 2013.


Another auction package features a Shelli Breidenbach Custom Photo shoot of your horse and a 40" x 54" image from the photo shoot. Breidenbach's interpretation of the horse recently appeared on the cover of Equestrio Magazine, and was released throughout Europe. Your horse must be present and available for shooting near the 2013 Winter Equestrian Festival during the week of February 26.


The night is sure to be full of action as the live auction items are put up for bidding, emceed by Rocco Mangel, owner of the popular Rocco's Tacos. Mangel opened Rocco's Tacos & Tequila Bar as owner and partner with Big Time Restaurant Group-transforming Clematis Street in downtown West Palm Beach. He also has worked diligently as a philanthropist to raise funds for several non-profit organizations, and looks forward to his participation in the 10th Annual JustWorld International Gala. With Mangel's help, and the talents of Christie's Professional Auctioneer, George McNeely, the 2013 JustWorld International Gala Live Auction is sure to be a success.


The excitement of the JustWorld International Auctions is not just for attendees, but also for those abroad and unable to make it. Please call the JustWorld Office in Wellington, FL, to register for bidding please contact Naomi Spillane at or call the JustWorld office at +001-561-333-9391.


Founded in 2003 by Jessica Newman, JustWorld International is a not-for-profit, humanitarian organization, which funds life-changing nutrition, health and hygiene, education, as well as leadership and cultural development programs for impoverished children in Cambodia, Honduras and Guatemala.  There are currently more than 500 Rider and Technical Official Ambassadors representing 40 different countries, whose efforts to support JustWorld's projects have raised in excess of $5.4 million to date.  For more information on JustWorld, please visit


JustWorld International 10th Annual Gala Fast Facts:


Who: JustWorld International


What: 10th Annual JustWorld International Gala


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



Belle Herbe Farm

3206 Old Hampton Drive

Wellington, FL, 33414



For Event Information and Tickets:

Call + 1 (561) 333-9391 or e-mail

Please visit  for more information.


$195 Individual Ticket (per person), which includes open bar, gourmet food stations, entertainment and dancing. The night will feature both a live and silent auction with the most desired auction items of the year 2013.


If you are unable to attend the event, please consider making a donation to JustWorld in commemoration of their 10th year of bringing positive change to children in the developing world. Your donations can be sent to:


JustWorld International

11924 W. Forest Hill Blvd. Suite 22-396

Wellington, FL, 33414 USA 


Sponsors and Event Partners:


Co-Presenting Sponsors: FTI Consulting, Inc. and Caryl Philips and Frank Zeiss


FTI Consulting, Inc. 


FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance enterprise value in an increasingly complex legal, regulatory and economic environment. With more than 3,800 employees located in 24 countries, FTI Consulting professionals work closely with clients to anticipate, illuminate and overcome complex business challenges in areas such as investigations, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory issues, reputation management, strategic communications and restructuring. The company generated $1.4 billion in revenues during fiscal year 2010.


Caryl Philips and Frank Zeiss


Whole Foods Market 


Founded in 1980 in Austin, Texas, Whole Foods Market (, NASDAQ: WFM), is the leading natural and organic food retailer. As America's first national certified organic grocer, Whole Foods Market was named "America's Healthiest Grocery Store" by Health magazine. The company's motto, "Whole Foods, Whole People, Whole Planet"™ captures its mission to ensure customer satisfaction and health, Team Member excellence and happiness, enhanced shareholder value, community support and environmental improvement. Thanks to the company's more than 73,000 Team Members, Whole Foods Market has been ranked as one of the "100 Best Companies to Work For" in America by FORTUNE magazine for 15 consecutive years. In fiscal year 2012, the company had sales of $11.7 billion and currently has more than 340 stores in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.


Regency Party Rental & Production 


Liquor and wine generously provided by The Grille Fashion Cuisine, Oli's Fashion Cuisine, and The Seahorse Fashion Cuisine group of restaurants 





Wellington Golf Cars 




Belle Herbe Farm


Dazzle Creative Events 




Pilla Sport 


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