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TCA’s Horses First Fund Supports Feed Assistance Program at Charles Town Racetrack

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Thoroughbred Charities of America’s Horses First Fund has provided funding for a need-based feed assistance program at Charles Town Racetrack. The program, developed in partnership with Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races, Aftercare Charles Town, Charles Town Horsemen’s Benevolent Protective Association (HBPA), and Charles Town Southern States, will aid trainers facing economic […]

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TCA to Host Online Auction of Halters Worn by Triple Crown and Kentucky Derby Winners

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Thoroughbred Charities of America (TCA) will host an online auction of halters worn by Triple Crown and Kentucky Derby winners during the upcoming virtual “Kentucky Derby: Triple Crown Showdown”. The halter auction is set to open on Friday, May 1 at 9 a.m. and will conclude on Saturday, May 2 at 9 […]

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An Update From Our President About Covid-19

*Updated 4/18* Dear Friends of TCA, As the global community comes together to battle the Covid-19 pandemic, I wanted to reach out and let you know how TCA is assisting the Thoroughbred community. TCA’s grant recipients represent all facets of our industry. From organizations that provide health and human services for backstretch and farm workers […]

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TCA to Host Webinar: Fundraising in Challenging Times

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Thoroughbred Charities of America will host a webinar entitled Fundraising in Challenging Times on Friday, April 3 at 2 p.m. EST to aid nonprofit organizations amid the COVID-19 pandemic. “When the pandemic hit we reached out to our grant recipients to ask how they were doing,” said Erin Crady executive director of […]

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TCA’s Horses First Fund Supports Backstretch and Aftercare Organizations Amid Pandemic

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Thoroughbred Charities of America’s Horses First Fund is providing funding to backstretch and aftercare organizations working to support the Thoroughbred community amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Established in 2016 by LNJ Foxwoods, the Horses First Fund assists Thoroughbreds and their caretakers in need of emergency aid due to large scale neglect, natural disaster, […]

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Lane’s End Adds Four Select Seasons to the ‘Tis the Seasons Celebration Set for Sunday

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Lane’s End Farm has added no guarantee seasons to Candy Ride, Quality Road, City of Light, and Union Rags to the roster of stallion seasons offered at the 30th annual Thoroughbred Charities of America ‘Tis the Seasons Celebration presented by LNJ Foxwoods on Sunday, January 12 at 5:30 p.m. at Distillery Square […]

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TCA Stallion Season Auction Underway

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The 30th annual Thoroughbred Charities of America Stallion Season Auction presented by LNJ Foxwoods is currently underway. The auction is the largest annual fundraiser for the organization. Bidding on nearly 200 stallion seasons from 15 states began yesterday on Starquine.com and will continue through tomorrow, January 10 at 5 p.m. EST. Seasons available […]

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TCA Named Beneficiary of Thoroughbred Club of America’s Holiday Campaign

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Thoroughbred Charities of America was named the charitable beneficiary of the Thoroughbred Club of America’s annual holiday giving campaign. More than $5,000 was raised and will be used for 2020 grant making to qualified and approved organizations that work on behalf of Thoroughbreds and the people who care for them. “We greatly […]

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TCA to Honor Madeline Auerbach and Race Track Chaplaincy-Metropolitan New York Division

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Thoroughbred Charities of America will honor Madeline Auerbach with the Allaire du Pont Leadership Award and the Race Track Chaplaincy – Metropolitan New York Division with the Ellen and Herb Moelis Industry Service Award at the 30th Annual Stallion Season Auction ‘Tis the Season Celebration presented by LNJ Foxwoods on Sunday, January […]

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TCA Stallion Season Auction Set for January

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Thoroughbred Charities of America announced today that the planning and preparations for the 30th Annual Stallion Season Auction are underway. The auction, held Wednesday, January 8 – Sunday, January 12, 2020, is the largest annual fundraiser for the nonprofit organization. “2020 marks the 30th anniversary of TCA and our Stallion Season Auction,” […]

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