TERF

TERF Partners with Horsemen U

The Thoroughbred Education & Research Foundation (TERF) will provide a grant of $4,000 to Horsemen U, which promotes continuing education for Thoroughbred trainers and assistant trainers. The funds will cover the cost of Horsemen U's website for a full year. "Education is the best investment for improving the lives of trainers, assistant trainers, and others in the equine industry," said Dr. Jim Orsini, a trustee of TERF. "High-quality education of equine industry personnel results in improved health and welfare of the horse. Additionally, individuals that complete courses offered by Horsemen...

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TERF Grant Applications Open, Due Apr. 1

The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation announced the opening of their 2021 grant awards cycle. This year's grant awards will reflect TERF's strategic focus and vision to support and promote equine education and research. Awards will be considered for qualified federally tax exempt 501-c-3 organizations. Information regarding the grant award program can be found at www.terfusa.org. Grant applications will be accepted through Apr. 1. Grant recipients will receive written notice of TERF's acceptance of their funding request and/or notice via phone or e-mail by no later than July 15 of...

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TERF Opens Grant Awards Cycle

The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation (TERF) has announced the opening of their 2021 grant awards cycle. TERF aims to support students in pursuit of education in Equine Medicine and to fund research efforts which improve the lives of Thoroughbred horses. Those selected to receive this year's grants will reflect TERF's strategic focus and vision to support and promote equine education and research. Applications will be accepted through Apr. 1 and additional information can be found at www.terfusa.org. In 2020, TERF awarded $108,000 in grants to nine different organizations. TERF's...

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TERF Awards $16K to Wilson College

The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation (TERF), founded by Herb and Ellen Moelis, has awarded $16,000 to Wilson College, whose mission is to empower students through an engaged, collaborative, liberal arts education, and help them combine the skills and focused study needed for success in work and life. Since 2015, 18 students have been awarded TERF scholarships to continue their education. In alignment with their mission to support and promote equine education by supporting organizations that are educating the public on the proper care of horses, TERF continues to offer...

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TERF Awards $10,000 to Belmont Childcare Association

Officials at the Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation (TERF) announced Friday an award of $10,000 to be given to the Belmont Childcare Association, Inc. (BCCA). A fund of the Chester County Community Foundation, TERF has earmarked the BCCA award to be used for educational purposes. BCCA provides a safe and supportive academic environment for the children of backside workers at New York Racing Association (NYRA) tracks. In 2019, BCCA also received funds from TERF, which were used for their early childhood education program. TERF aims to support and promote equine...

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TERF Awards $108K in Grants

The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation (TERF) awarded $108,000 in grants to nine organizations. With the vision and mission of bettering the life of Thoroughbreds, TERF primarily aims to support students in pursuit of education in equine medicine and to fund research efforts which better the life of the Thoroughbred horse. In 2020 to fund scholarships and education $10,000 was awarded to the Belmont Child Care Association, Inc., $12,000 to Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, $2,000 to the MidAtlantic Horse Rescue, $4000 to the Retired Race Horse Project, $10,000...

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TERF Awards Scholarships to Wilson College Students

The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation awarded $3,750 to four Wilson College students to further their education. This year's recipients are each Equine Facilitated Therapeutics (EFT) majors and will use these funds to further their education in the equine field. The recipients are Bethany Doppel, Catlin Umberger, Rachel Stoner and Michelle Miller.

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TERF Awards More Than $14K to New Bolton Center

The Thoroughbred Education and Research Fund (TERF) has announced that it has awarded $14,285 to New Bolton Center for the University of Pennsylvania Opportunity Scholarship. The scholarship was established in 1998 by Dr. Charles W. Raker, V'42 and provides veterinary students with financial assisance and mentorships. Some 270 scholarships have been given out since the inception of the program. According to a release, TERF's grants reflect the values set forth by founders Herb and Ellen Moelis in 2013. To make a tax-deductible donation to TERF, click here, or send a...

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Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation Awards $6,000 to Cornell University

The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation (TERF) has awarded Cornell University $6,000 towards their Veterinary School of Medicine. The latter's mission is the creation, dissemination, and implementation of scientific knowledge to improve the health and well-being of animals and people. In alignment with their own mission to support and promote equine education and research by sponsoring scholarships in veterinary medicine and supporting organizations that are educating the public in the proper care of horses, TERF assists Cornell in their efforts to financially support and recognize scholarship winner Claire Reid. TERF's...

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