The Villa Esperanza Guild's annual fundraiser is held at Santa Anita Racetrack on the last Saturday in February and benefits Villa's Hjelte-Phillips Speech and Language Center and Adult Residential Program. The event features a full day at Santa Anita including lunch, raffles, and a grand prize drawing. Tickets include admission to the park, an official program, lunch and reserved seating.

Guild's Day of Thoroughbred Racing 2022
February 26, 2022

Thank you to everyone who attended our 2022 Day at the Races. It was a fantastic event which raised over $75,000 for Villa! We appreciate everyone's support, and thank you for helping make this one of our most successful Day at the Races ever. We look forward to seeing you next year!

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Day at the Races 2021

Thank you to all of our Villa Guild patrons who joined us for our first virtual Day at the Races! The event was a great success, and we thank all of you and the Villa Guild members for your generous support.

Day at the Races 2020

We are grateful to all of Villa's friends, family, and supporters who joined the Villa Esperanza Guild at the 22nd Annual Day of Thoroughbred Racing. The company was sublime as everyone enjoyed the atmosphere and camaraderie at Santa Anita Park.

Photos from Guild Day at the Races 2020

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