Maker’s Mark Launches Charity for Champions Bottle

Bricks and Mortar with Irad Ortiz up wins the Breeders Cup Turf at Santa Anita Park, CA 11.2.2019

Breeders’ Cup and Maker’s Mark released the 2020 limited-edition Maker’s Mark bottle from the Charity for Champions program, which began in 2015, with the goal of raising money for Thoroughbred industry charities.

The limited-edition Breeders’ Cup bottles are auctioned off inc conjunction with the Breeders’ Cup. The third bottle in the latest collection of limited-edition Maker’s Mark® bottles will feature James E. “Ted” Bassett III, a former Keeneland and Breeders’ Cup President.

Proceeds from the 2020 auction will support Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement Farms, the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame and the Race Track Chaplaincy of America’s COVID-19 relief efforts supporting industry stakeholders most in need.

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