Wellington, Fla. – Jan. 21, 2020 – Mark Edward Partners, an international, full service insurance brokerage firm with over 50-years of expertise and a passion for the equine industry, is proud to sponsor the Seventeenth Annual JustWorld Gala for the second year in a row. Presented by Caryl Philips, Frank Zeiss, and Ford’s Garage on Friday, January 24, the annual JustWorld Gala is a monumental fundraising effort for thousands of children around the world. Mark Edward Partners is excited to take the reins for positive change by supporting this year’s event as part of their continued commitment and dedication to the equestrian community.
JustWorld International, a not-for-profit organization that funds education and nutrition programs, has transformed the lives of children in impoverished communities around the world. For the past seventeen years, JustWorld has united the global equestrian community to provide the tools to give thousands of children around the world a leg up to a brighter future. Evan Kaplow, the Executive Vice President for Mark Edward Equine, currently serves on JustWorld International’s Advisory Committee.
“The entire team at JustWorld International is thrilled to partner with Mark Edward Partners for this year’s event,” said Mei Mei Newsome, Executive Director of JustWorld International. “This relationship will be instrumental in providing the community a beautiful event and making an impact for children around the world.”
The highly-anticipated philanthropic event attracts over 700 attendees, including the equestrian industry’s top athletes, trainers, owners and supporters, as well as influential members of the Palm Beach community. Gala attendees will be able to enjoy dinner, an open bar, dancing, and live and silent auctions. In addition to supporting this year’s event, Mark Edward Partners will also be sponsoring JustWorld’s Safe Ride Home program. At the conclusion of the event, attendees can take advantage of free rides home to ensure everyone leaves the event safely after a night of celebrating.
“Every year, the JustWorld Gala makes great strides in improving the livelihood of children in need, and it is an honor for us to serve as a sponsor,” said Evan Kaplow, Executive Vice President of Mark Edward Equine, the specialty unit of Mark Edward Partners focused on the equine industry. “As long-time equestrian enthusiasts ourselves, our vision is to help support the equestrian community and JustWorld alike to provide a memorable event and make a meaningful impact.”
Mark Edward Partners is an independent full-service, international brokerage firm that offers the full array of property & casualty coverages as well as life insurance solutions for a wide variety of corporations, individuals, and families. Earlier this month, the company unveiled Mark Edward Equestrian Disability, a tailor-made disability insurance program for equine professionals, including, but not limited to, professional horse trainers from all disciplines, professional rodeo competitors, veterinarians, farriers, dentists, and chiropractors, as well as farm or ranch owners to cover their employee disability financial exposure.
Mark Edward Partners provides clients with expert advice, analysis, options and support in order to project their critical business and personal assets. Mark Edward Partners is licensed in all 50 states, and the firm is headquartered in New York with additional offices in Palm Beach, Beverly Hills, Houston and London.
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