Beneficiaries


Polo for Philanthropy supports charities through direct funding from our annual events but we also work with select charities to increase attendance at their respective events and we donate a variety of items for their live and silent auctions and raffles. Below is a list of those we support. Charities are encouraged to apply for funding, item donations and event attendance.

Beneficiary Event Date
American Heart Association GoRed for Women Luncheon 01/26/16
American Cancer Society Finding A Cure Gala 01/30/16
Avenues for Homeless Youth The Red Affair 02/06/16
Friends of the Minnesota Orchestra The Thrill of the Chill Gala 02/20/16
Free Arts of Minnesota Artgaze: Illuminating Local Artisans 03/04/16
Bolder Options Inspire Greatness Gala 03/21/16
Faith’s Lodge The Derby Day Affair 05/07/16
Minnesota Zoo Beastly Ball 05/07/16
Minneapolis Mounted Police Fnd Hops for Horse Cops 05/22/16
The Basilica Landmark The Basilica Landmark Ball 06/16/16
Minnesota Orchestra Rhapsody in Blue: Diamond Anniversary Ball 06/18/16
DepartSmart Polo en Blanc 08/04/16
American Heart Association MN The 27th Annual Polo Classic 08/07/16
FireFighters for Healing! Polo Pavilion at The Polo Classic 08/07/16
Avenues for Homeless Youth The Red Affair 02/04/17
Spare Key Groove Gala 02/27/17
Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation Borton Volvo Grand Opening 03/16/17
Bolder Options Be Bold Gala 04/27/17
Quetico Foundation US Wilderness Celebration 04/28/17
This Old Horse Derby Day Affair 05/06/17
Minneapolis Mounted Police Foundation Derby Day Affair 05/06/17
The 30-Day Foundation Derby Day Affair 05/06/17
DepartSmart Around The World Safely Benefit 05/18/17
Finnegan’s Community Fund Polo en Blanc 08/04/17
National Alliance on Mental Illness Polo en Blanc 08/04/17
Alex’s Lemonade Stand Polo Classic XXVIII 08/06/17
FireFighters for Healing Polo Classic XXVIII 08/06/17
ICA Foodshelf Polo Classic XXVIII 08/06/17
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Polo Classic XXVIII 08/06/17
Make-A-Wish Polo Classic XXVIII 08/06/17
Spare Key Polo Classic XXVIII 08/06/17