NSBA Foundation News: Upcoming Event at Tom Powers, Clothes Closet Drop Off at NSBA World Show, 2013 Silent Auction Info
NSBA Foundation Event at 2013 Triple Challenge Futurity
Don’t miss the Happy Hour presentation of 2-year-old and older horses for sale on Wednesday afternoon, June 26h at the 2013 Triple Challenge Futurity. In addition, there will be a Pig Roast on Saturday, June 29th at 2:00 pm, sponsored by Equine Sports Medicine and Tom and Dominique Powers to benefit the NSBA Foundation Trainer Crisis Fund.
NSBA Foundation Clothes Closet Drop Off Site at NSBA World Championship Show
The NSBA Foundation is collecting donations of gently used show equipment and show clothes that will be forwarded to individuals and therapeutic riding facilities that have riders with disabilities who are interested in showing. Over $15,000 worth of items have been donated from the Clothes Closet to riders with disabilities to date. For more information about this program click here
Can you help get a donation of 20-40 boxes from Los Angeles, California to either the AQHA Youth World Show or the NSBA World Championship Show? If you can help, please e-mail or call the NSBA Foundation Office at 224-277-4265, firstname.lastname@example.org.
2013 NSBA Foundation Silent Auction at NSBA World Championship Show
The NSBA Foundation will be holding its fourth annual silent auction on August 13-16, 2013 during the NSBA World Championship Show. You can bid on great breedings, fun baskets and unique items! Not going to be there? Not a problem! Volunteers will take proxy bids! “Like” NSBA on Facebook to get updates
on auction items as they are added! Bid early and bid often! To donate to the silent auction, contact email@example.com
NSBA Heroes On Horses Event at Midwest Horse Fair Hosts Ten Veterans
The NSBA Foundation provided a NSBA Heroes On Horses event at the Midwest Horse Fair in Madison, WI on April 21, 2013. A live auction was held between the Supported and Independent classes with artwork donated by Clay Gant, Rebecca Hogan and Dr John Pliska. Rhonda and Larry Spratto helped display the items to the audience and potential bidders
Ten disabled veterans from Illinois and Wisconsin competed as a large group of spectators cheered them on!
Ron Miller judged the event.
Thank you to all who helped make this such a successful and emotional event for the veterans and the spectators!
Let’s fill the stands for the 2013 NSBA World Championship Show NSBA Parade of Heroes and NSBA Heroes On Horses Classes Saturday afternoon, August 17, 2013.
NSBA Foundation Donor Recognition License Plate
Did you make a donation to the NSBA Foundation of $100 or more in 2012? Watch for the new NSBA Foundation Donor Recognition License plates which were just mailed! Missed making a donation in 2012? It is not too late! We will be mailing to our 2013 donors shortly!