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TCA Elects Three New Directors

LEXINGTON, KY. — Thoroughbred Charities of America (TCA) announced today the appointment of Davant Latham, Sheila Rosenblum, and Lesley Campion to its Board of Directors. “I’m excited to welcome our new board members,” said Mike McMahon president of TCA. “They are high energy and results-driven people.  TCA and our grant recipients will benefit from their […]

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TCA Launches Sixth Annual Youth Essay Contest

TCA is now accepting submissions for its Sixth Annual Youth Essay Contest. The contest is open to recipients of services, volunteers, supporters or any one, 18 years of age or younger, that has been impacted by an organization that received a grant from TCA in 2018. To participate, contestants must submit an essay containing a […]

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TCA Named Title Sponsor of the Thoroughbred Makeover

The Retired Racehorse Project (RRP) and Thoroughbred Charities of America (TCA) jointly announced today that TCA will be the title sponsor of the Thoroughbred Makeover and National Symposium, which will be held at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky, on October 4-7. The TCA Thoroughbred Makeover features trainers from across North America who are […]

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2018 TCA Grants Awarded

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Thoroughbred Charities of America (TCA) announced today that grants totaling $689,414 have been awarded to 69 approved Thoroughbred industry-related non-profits that work to uphold TCA’s mission. Additionally, $73,165 was expended from the Horses First Fund within the organization’s last fiscal year to aid in natural disaster relief efforts, bringing total support provided […]

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TCA Day to be Held at Emerald Downs

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Emerald Downs Racetrack and Casino in Auburn, Wash. will host a day dedicated to Thoroughbred Charities of America (TCA) on Sunday, June 3.  A TCA information table, videos, public address announcements, signage, and program advertisements will highlight the work of TCA throughout the track. The TCA Day is part of a donor-directed, […]

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Belmont Stakes Handicapping Event to Host Top Trainers and Jockeys

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The guest list for the Charitable Impact Group’s Belmont Stakes handicapping event benefitting Thoroughbred Charities of America (TCA) and the Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund (PDJF) will feature top trainers and jockeys. The event, to be held at the Cherry Valley Country Club in Garden City, N.Y. on Wednesday, June 6 at 6 […]

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Belmont Stakes Handicapping Seminar to Benefit Human and Equine Charities

CHICAGO – The Charitable Impact Group (CIG), a non-profit organization benefiting human and equine welfare groups, and Daily Racing Form will host “Run For Glory,” a Belmont Stakes handicapping seminar Wednesday, June 6, 2018, on Long Island, NY. The event will benefit the Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund (PDJF) and Thoroughbred Charities of America (TCA). Hall […]

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TCA Receives Pledge from Heart to Heart’s Owners

LEXINGTON, Ky. – A portion of the earnings from Heart to Heart’s run in the $300,000 Maker’s 46 Mile (G1T) at Keeneland on April 13 has been pledged to Thoroughbred Charities of America (TCA) by owners Terry and Toby Hamilton. The seven-year old multiple graded stakes winner is the result of an English Channel season […]

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TCA Named Co-Beneficiary of Derby Handicapping Event

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Thoroughbred Charities of America (TCA) has been named the co-beneficiary of the Charitable Impact Group’s Kentucky Oaks and Derby Handicapping Benefit Dinner presented by LUXAIR Jets. The event will be held in the newly renovated courthouse in downtown Lexington, Ky. on Monday, April 30 at 6:30 p.m. NBC racing analyst Randy Moss […]

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TCA’s Stallion Season Auction Underway

The 28th annual Thoroughbred Charities of America Stallion Season Auction & Celebration, presented by LNJ Foxwoods is currently underway. The auction is the largest annual fundraiser for the organization. Bidding on the majority of the more than 200 stallion seasons will end on Friday, January 5 at 3 p.m. EST.  Bidding on six select seasons […]

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