Formed in 1999 as a subsidiary of the National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA), NTRA Charities is a non-profit 501(c)(3) public charity whose mission is to promote and support charities in or related to the Thoroughbred industry.
Contributions to NTRA Charities are tax deductible. For more information, contact Barbara Fossum, NTRA Charities secretary, at (859) 422-2616 or via e-mail at Bfossum@ntra.com.
Barbaro Fund for Equine Health & Safety Research
NTRA Charities, a subsidiary of the National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA), has established the Barbaro Fund for Equine Health and Safety Research. The Barbaro Fund for Equine Health and Safety Research replaced the NTRA Charities – Barbaro Memorial Fund and is the primary fundraising arm of the NTRA Safety and Integrity Alliance for equine health and safety research.