LAUSANNE, Switzerland, June 11, 2019–Just World International, a global charity that enlists riders to help provide basic needs for children, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the International Equestrian Federation (FEI).
Designated an “Official Charity Partner of the FEI” in which the two organizations will mutually promote their activities and work closely on development and fundraising for programs operated by JustWorld, founded in 2002, by Jessica Newman, based in Wellington, Florida who is president,
“We are thrilled to collaborate with the FEI and together transform the lives of children through equestrian sport,” Jessica said. “This has been a goal for JustWorld. We believe that working together with the FEI and having their official support will have a remarkable impact and further enhance our charity programs.”
FEI President Ingmar De Vos said . “Our organisations have a very strong connection, sharing the same values of promoting equestrian sport and encouraging its development among the youth. Through our Solidarity Programme ‘Sport for All’ we help children from public schools and from socially disadvantaged environments to have access to riding activities. The partnership with JustWorld International will allow us together to provide incredible benefits to disadvantaged children around the world.”
“We are thrilled to collaborate with the FEI and together transform the lives of children through equestrian sport”, JustWorld International said. “This has been a goal for JustWorld. We believe that working together with the FEI and having their official support will have a remarkable impact and further enhance our charity programmes.”
JustWorld International is a not-for-profit organization that raised funds, including through its well known Rider Ambassadors, for education and nutrition programs that support more than 7,000 children.
Source: Dressage News