(BMW, MINI, VOLVO) Supports Two Weeks of World Class Equestrian Competition in Fairfield County This Summer

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Ox Ridge and Fairfield Grand Prix Winners to receive a MINI for the summer

Flavia Callari, VP at, stated: “The best part of being involved in the horse shows is the ability to foster riding, to promote a sport with such a rich family history and we are especially pleased to support EQUUS Foundation. (BMW, MINI, VOLVO) is pleased to announce their support of two major equestrian events in the local Fairfield County community this summer. The Grand Prix winners of each of the events will be awarded a MINI Cooper to be driven for the duration of the summer.

The horsing around begins in Darien June 9-14, 2015 with the Ox Ridge Hunt Club’s annual show and culminates in Westport June 16-20 with the Fairfield Hunt Club June Benefit Horse Show benefitting EQUUS Foundation.

Flavia Callari, VP at, an avid horsewomen herself, stated: “The best part of being involved in the horse shows is the ability to foster riding, the therapeutic aspect and to promote a sport with such a rich family history. We see multiple generations of riding families throughout the horse show circuit and we are especially pleased to support EQUUS Foundation, the beneficiary of the Fairfield show.”

" has had a long history with both the EQUUS Foundation and the Fairfield June Show, and we are thrilled to welcome them back as the official vehicle sponsor," said Lynn Coakley, EQUUS Foundation President. “ was instrumental in establishing the inaugural Grand Prix at Fairfield in 1999 and will be supporting the EQUUS Foundation’s Annual Benefit Luncheon on Saturday, June 20, 2015 in association with Fairfield’s Grand Prix Day."

Grand Prix Day at Ox Ridge is Saturday, June 13, followed by Fairfield’s Grand Prix on Saturday, June 20. For two full weeks this summer Fairfield County will experience top notch equestrian competition, breathtaking show jumping and a chance to help others by supporting the EQUUS Foundation.

About Callari
Callari encompasses three dealerships throughout Fairfield County, specializing in VOLVO, BMW and MINI. Customer satisfaction is the company's number one priority. Callari outstanding service record has been recognized on numerous occasions, most notably in 1998 when Mr. Callari received a TIME Magazine Quality Dealer Award, representing the state of Connecticut. The individual dealerships have also received numerous awards for Dealer excellence and longevity from BMW and VOLVO Corporate.


About EQUUS Foundation: The EQUUS Foundation, a 501(c)(3) public charity established in 2002, also known as Horse Charities of America, is dedicated to improving the quality of life of horses, enabling the therapeutic use of horses for those in need, fostering the horse-human bond, and educating the public about the horse's unique ability to empower, teach and heal. Donations are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.


For more information please contact:
Jodi Morelli
Email: jodi(dot)morelli(at)global-mediamarketing(dot)com
Tel: +1 203.249.2839

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