Los Cabos, Mexico

Want to get away?

When you donate between 5/11 and 5/15, you could win a weeklong stay in Los Cabos, Mexico. Donated by Nina Ritter and Bobby Mullarkey ’79, P ’10, this Las Ventanas al Paraíso villa boasts awe-inspiring views of the Sea of Cortez. The expansive 1,600-foot unit features a master bedroom with king-sized bed and walk-in closet, an expansive bathroom with a shower and jacuzzi bathtub, a living room, a pantry with outdoor dining area, and a large patio overlooking the sea.


Much admired for its architecture and artistry, the sprawling property includes a number of pools, a coffee shop serving baked goods, several high-end restaurants and bars, and a beach dining option. It also includes tennis courts, a fitness center, a salon, and a spa. Conveniently located halfway between San Jose and Cabo San Lucas, off-site activities include destination shopping, whale watching, desert adventures, boating, golf, water sports, horseback riding, and much more.

About the Giveaway

When you donate to the Pomfret Fund between 5/11 and 5/15, you'll be entered into a drawing to win a five night, six day stay at a villa in Los Cabos, Mexico. The one-bedroom Las Ventanas al Paraíso unit sleeps a maximum of two adults. Each person who donates during the fundraiser will receive one chance to win, regardless of the gift amount or number.

All online contributions must be received on Wednesday, May 15, 2019. Mailed contributions must be received by Wednesday, May 15, 2019, along with a giving day remittance card and/or a written designation. Pledges, pledge payments, matching gifts, and gifts-in-kind are not eligible. Online gifts made prior to the fundraiser are not eligible.

The lucky winner will be selected in a random drawing held on or around Monday, May 20, 2019. The recipient will be notified by phone, mail, and/or email. If the potential recipient cannot be reached after ten (10) days, or if the recipient is found to be ineligible, or if the recipient declines the offer, another recipient will be selected. The recipient need not be present to win.

The total approximate retail value of the stay is $10,000. Vacation dates are to be mutually agreed upon between the winner and the donor. The recipient is responsible for the cost of all flights, meals, drinks, gratuities, taxes, and activities. No substitution will be allowed and the villa may not be redeemed for cash or other consideration.

The recipient must be 18 or older, to be eligible. The recipient must have a current passport, as required by law, and any other legally required travel documentation.

The recipient is required to sign an acknowledgment, acceptance, and general release of claims form; and a W9 form.