JDRF Receives $18,000 from 2016 Great Charity Challenge

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JDRF, Greater Palm Beach County Chapter, is proud and honored to be the recipient of $18,000 in prize proceeds from the 2016 Great Charity Challenge presented by Fidelity Investments and held February 6th at Palm Beach International Equestrian Center (PBIEC) in Wellington.

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Representing area non-profits, 37 teams competed for a total cash purse of $1.65 million also distributed to local Little Leagues and additional charity recipients. JDRF was also the 3rd place winner in the Team Costume Contest, thanks to Peacock Ridge. Sincere appreciation goes out to Team Sponsor Peacock Ridge (riders 1. Max Neiberg; 2. Phoebe Backman; and 3. Farah Rizvi) and Corporate Sponsor Stone Hill Farm.

Thank you to Kayla and Michael Macleod, JDRF representatives at Great Charity Challenge (GCC), and special appreciation also goes out to Equestrian Sports Productions and GCC founders the Bellissimo family.