Special Service Awards

The Distinguished Benefactor Award

Established in the year 2000, the Distinguished Benefactor Award is presented to the individual, couple or family whose exemplary support has enabled the Polo Training Foundation to better fulfill its mission.

  • 2000 – Carton and Keleen Beal
  • 2001 - Michael O’Ferrall
  • 2002 – Jesse L. Upchurch
  • 2003 – Daniel W. Colhoun, Jr.
  • 2004 – Bruce C. Wells, MD
  • 2005 – Karlene Beal Garber
  • 2006 – Fred and Li-Anne Mannix
  • 2007 – John C. Oxley
  • 2008 - William T. Ylvisaker
  • 2009-2010 Unawarded
  • 2011 - Anthony Coppola
  • 2012-2014 Unawarded
  • 2015 - Gill Johnston
  • 2016 - Unawarded

 

The Volunteer of the Year Award

Established in the year 2000, the Volunteer of the Year Award is given to the individual who, through dedication and service, has made a major contribution to the activities of the Polo Training Foundation.

  • 2000 – Mimi Gracida
  • 2001 – Lynn Thompson
  • 2002 – Janet Ludwig
  • 2003 – Anthony L. Coppola
  • 2004 – Russell A. Sheldon
  • 2005 – Melissa Joseph
  • 2006 – Joseph W. Bishop
  • 2007 – Scott and Kathy Brown
  • 2008 - Deb Wolstenholme
  • 2009 - Perry Palmer
  • 2010 - Mario Chiara
  • 2011 - Joe Kozlik
  • 2012 - Jesse Coppola
  • 2013-2014 - Unawarded
  • 2015 - Melissa Ganzi
  • 2016 - Jennifer Ametrano Rodriguez