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An Unbridled Affair Gala

2019 CAPTAIN CHS Gala: July 25, 2019

An Unbridled Affair gala will be held on the evening of July 25, 2019, at the Saratoga Springs City Center. Join Honorary Chairs Tom and Karen Bellhouse of West Point Thoroughbreds, plus Co-Chairs Patricia Novo and Ron Olinsky, and dine, dance and delight in mingling with friends and special guests from the world of Thoroughbred Racing while bidding on truly unique silent and live auction items. We will honor an individual or entity who has contributed to the betterment of the CAPTAIN CHS community, an individual or entity who has contributed to the betterment of the Thoroughbred Racing community, and an outstanding Thoroughbred who has captured our hearts.

Below is a description of the sponsorship options and benefits. We hope to make this year’s gala the most spectacular and successful ever, and we're sure that you will enjoy being a part of it!

Sponsorship Opportunities

Travers - Investment level of $5,000 +

  • Recognition during the event.
  • Company logo displayed in visible areas of event
  • Company name and logo listed on invitations, signage and program
  • Company name listed as Lead Sponsor on print advertising, press releases or feature articles
  • Full page ad in program
  • Link to company website on CAPTAIN CHS’ An Unbridled Affair website page
  • Complimentary Inner Circle dinner table for 10

Whitney - Investment level of $3,500

  • Company name and logo listed on invitations, signage and program
  • Company name listed on print advertising, press releases or feature articles
  • Half page ad in program
  • Link to company website on CAPTAIN’s An Unbridled Affair website page
  • Complimentary Inner Circle dinner seating for 8

Alabama - Investment level of $2,000

  • Quarter page ad in program
  • Listing on invitation and recognition in program
  • Link to company website on CAPTAIN’s An Unbridled Affair website page
  • 5 complimentary tickets

Jim Dandy - Investment level of $1,000

  • Listing on invitation and sponsor recognition in program
  • Link to company website on CAPTAIN’s An Unbridled Affair website page
  • 3 complimentary tickets

Honorary Committee Opportunities

Backstretch - Investment level of $500

  • Listing on invitation and in program
  • 2 complimentary tickets

Starting Gate - Investment level of $250

  • Listing on invitation and in program
  • 1 complimentary ticket

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!

THANK YOU TO OUR HONORARY COMMITTEE!

BACKSTRETCH STARTING GATE
Audra K. Higgins/Simmons Capital Group Adirondack Trust Company
Benson's Pet Center Brett and Belinda Kucharski
Four Winds Saratoga CBRE
Hampton Inn & Suites Saratoga Springs Dave and Sue Catroppa
Jeffrey Schwartz/Phillips Lytle LLC Kim and Kevin Hedley
Luibrand Law Firm, PLLC Todd Shimkus
Marilyn A. Pendergast Vanguard-Fine LLC
MetLife Auto and Home
Robert and Claire Brown
Ron Olinsky and Nancy Travis
William and Anne Long
Windsor Development Group, Inc.

Check out photos from last year's gala!