Donations to the Temple Grandin Equine Center (TGEC)

The Bentley Denver Polo Charity Series Proceeds Benefit Temple Grandin Equine Center (TGEC)

Bentley Denver in cooperation with our great partners have created the most exclusive, elegant charity polo event in the region. The 2017 season opening event proceeds will benefit the Temple Grandin Equine Center (TGEC) at Colorado State University - which provides equine-assisted activities and therapies, bringing the healing power of Animals to the Residents of the City of Denver and surrounding communities.

Please consider supporting the cause with an online or silent auction donation. You can view current event silent auction items below. 


Donate Silent Auction Items
If you would like donate items for the silent auction to benefit the Temple Grandin Equine Center (TGEC) please complete the: 

Silent Auction Donation Form


Live Auction Items for the Friday Event

 A live charity auction sneak preview:

Let’s Talk Football

A behind the scenes experience, for 4 people, with Vic Lombardi and Altitude Sports to watch a live taping of “Let’s Talk Football” with special panel of NFL players (date to be agreed upon between bidder and donor).  2 lower level tickets to Denver Broncos Game against New York Jets (December 10, 2017).  Steak and Seafood Dinner for Two, at Morton’s Steakhouse.  Donated by Vic Lombardi, Zane Beadles Parade Foundation, and Morton’s Steakhouse.  FMV: $1,350

Black Hawk and the Broncos

Evening stay in Spa or Mountain Pine Suite dinner for Two at Timberline Steakhouse, at the Ameristar Black Hawk, and two 50 minute massages at Ara Spa, along with a Bentley driving experience for this two-day vacation (date to be agreed upon between donor and bidder).  Two Denver Broncos tickets in the Ameristar Suite (game to be mutually agreed upon between bidder and donor) with transportation provided to/from the football game.  Donated by Ameristar, Bentley Denver, and Towne & Country Transportation.  FMV: $2,200

A “Royal” Casino Experience

Two nights’ stay in a player suite at the Ameristar Kansas City with dinner for two at the Great Plains Steakhouse.  Two Suite tickets to a Kansas City Royals Baseball Game.  (Dates to be agreed upon between bidder and donor.)  Donated by Ameristar.  FMV: $1,800

Belize Beachfront Penthouse

Seven (7) nights’ stay in a 4 Bed/ 4 Bath Penthouse at The Villas at Cocoplum in Belize.  This 3,500 sq. ft. condo sleeps 12 and includes concierge service.  Walk out of your condo and directly onto the majestic Belize coast and into the Caribbean Sea.  Weather poolside, on the beach, adventuring, fishing, or SCUBA is your pleasure, this elite vacation spot will satisfy your desires.  SCUBA Certification for one person. (Dates to be agreed upon between donor and bidder.  All major US Holidays, a week before Easter until a week after Easter, and December 20 to January 5 are excluded.)  Donated by Boris Mannsfeld & Associates Belize Real Estate, and Zoology Foundation.  FMV: $12,600

Bentley / Breitling Experience in Aspen

A Breitling Limited Edition Timepiece that includes 47 jewels, a stainless steel case, anti-reflective sapphire crystal, a rotating pinion bezel and variable tachymeter.  Two nights’ stay at the St. Regis Aspen, in a Suite Room, with spa treatment for two at Remede Spa, and Dinner for two at one of the resort’s restaurants. Bentley Bentayga Driving experience for this weekend vacation, along with a $500 credit to the Bentley Denver Boutique.  (Dates to be agreed upon between bidder and donor).  Donated by Bentley Denver.  FMV: $15,000

WhistlePig Farm Experience

Round trip airfare for two and chauffeur transfer to Shoreham Vermont Accommodations for two in the renovated WhistlePig Farmhouse. Private guided tour of WhistlePig’s distillery, chef prepared farm to fork meals, private VIP food and cheese pairings, and exclusive tastings with limited release WhistlePig whiskeys.  All leisure activities included, from hiking, fly fishing, canoeing/kayaking, harvest picking, snowshoeing, skiing, and brewery/vineyard tours.  (Dates to be agreed upon between donor and bidder.)  Donated by WhistlePig Distillery and Bentley Denver.  FMV: $12,000    Watch Whistle Pig Video

Down on the Bayou Fun

Three nights’ stay at L’Auberge Baton Rouge, with dinner for two at “18 Steakhouse”.  Option to attend a historic plantation for two, or two tickets to a tailgating experience and game at an LSU game on Sept 9 – vs. Chatanooga, Sept 23 – vs. Syracuse, or Sept 30 – vs. Troy.  Donated by Ameristar.  FMV: $2,600

An Exclusive Experience, of Your Choice

Your choice of a 4-night vacation in one of the following locations:  Scottsdale, Arizona; Telluride, Colorado; Lake Tahoe, California; or Sea Island, Georgia.  All vacation destinations are part of the Exclusive Resorts portfolio, which means they will be 3 to 4 bedroom luxury residences and every detail of the vacation will be managed by your personal concierge.  Private air charter for up to 8 people, provided by Mountain Aviation. (Dates to be agreed upon between donors and bidder).  Donated by Exclusive Resorts and Mountain Aviation.  FMV:  $18,000