Thursday, June 11, 2009
Giving back to the horse world is a significant facet of Sharon’s career. She is an active contributor to the following organizations:
NEDA Flex Time – Every year, Sharon helps NEDA raise funds by volunteering to give lessons and then donating the funds to the organization’s Flex Time program.
Campaign for Watatic – Sharon hosted a fundraiser at Souhegan Farm to benefit the Campaign for Watatic, an open space initiative in Massachusetts to preserve a large tract of land that includes a mountain in her hometown. Sharon’s fundraiser featured a dressage demonstration and freestyles. The funds she raised helped the town reach its campaign goals and accomplish their objectives for the open space.
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society – Sharon was a patron at the 2009 Cocktails & Silent Auction benefit in Wellington, FL, to help raise funds for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
Challenge of the Americas – Sharon was a patron at the 2009 Challenge of the Americas benefit in Wellington, FL, to help raise funds for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.