Copyright 2019 Exceller FundView our 2019 Summer Mailing here!http://www.excellerfund.org/Domains/www.excellerfund.org/CMSFiles/Docs/Full Summer Mailing 20198-1-2019-1-4-15-878.pdfMon, 15 Jul 2019 01:05:00 GMT2019-07-15T01:05:00Racing Warriors - The Veterans of the Racing WorldBEWF has approved a grant to continue funding toward our Golden Year's program, which supports retired broodmares (20+ years).http://www.excellerfund.org/Domains/www.excellerfund.org/CMSFiles/Docs/Press Release_ Brennan Equine Welfare Fund Announces 2019 Grants8-1-2019-1-9-42-784.pdfSun, 14 Jul 2019 01:22:00 GMT2019-07-14T01:22:00TEF granted funding from Brennan Equine Welfare Fund (BEWF)Article from the Daily Racing Form. Written by Jay Hovdey.http://www.excellerfund.org/Domains/www.excellerfund.org/CMSFiles/Docs/Hovdey Article8-1-2019-0-55-34-919.pdfMon, 01 Jul 2019 00:55:00 GMT2019-07-01T00:55:00Horse Rescue Built on Memory of ExcellerIn Memory of Exceller’s and Seattle Slew’s Greatest Racehttp://www.excellerfund.org/articles/the-exceller-fund-and-second-chance-ranch-come-together-to-assist-stallion-e.p.-hillary-(by-seattle-slew).htmlFri, 28 Dec 2018 10:47:00 GMT2018-12-28T10:47:00The Exceller Fund and Second Chance Ranch Come Together to Assist Stallion E.P. Hillary (by Seattle Slew)http://www.excellerfund.org/Domains/www.excellerfund.org/CMSFiles/Docs/2018 Holiday Party Invitation12-8-2018-23-52-1-804.pdfSat, 08 Dec 2018 23:47:00 GMT2018-12-08T23:47:00View this year's Holiday Invitation here!With so many mouths to feed this holiday season, we are reaching out to you for your support as the winter months quickly approach. Cold weather always means an increase in feed bills, and this year will undoubtedly be no different! Any contribution is greatly appreciated!http://www.excellerfund.org/articles/givingtuesday--the-winter-hay-drive-begins.htmlTue, 27 Nov 2018 10:00:00 GMT2018-11-27T10:00:00#GivingTuesday - "Stack a Hay Truck" ProjectAll donations will be MATCHED! Monthly pledges will be MATCHED and DOUBLED for one year!http://www.excellerfund.org/donations.htmlSat, 30 Jun 2018 10:30:00 GMT2018-06-30T10:30:00July Matching CampaignThe story of Rachel Alexandra. Proceeds from this book to benefit TEF!http://www.excellerfund.org/articles/alexandra-the-great.htmlTue, 10 Apr 2018 22:26:00 GMT2018-04-10T22:26:00Alexandra the GREAThttp://www.excellerfund.org/Domains/www.excellerfund.org/CMSFiles/Docs/2017 Holiday Combined12-9-2017-21-23-17-562.pdfSat, 09 Dec 2017 21:23:00 GMT2017-12-09T21:23:00View this year's Holiday Invitation here!The Exceller Fund prides itself on providing quality care to the horses in the program and is extremely proud to be among the elite in Thoroughbred aftercare.http://www.thoroughbredaftercare.org/thoroughbred-aftercare-alliance-announces-accredited-organizations-for-2017/Tue, 21 Nov 2017 01:11:00 GMT2017-11-21T01:11:00TEF is proud to be re-accredited by the TAA!With the help of Caribbean Thoroughbred Aftercare, Racing Warriors Sweetlandofliberty and Rodriguito have found a safe haven with TEF after surviving two hurricanes in Puerto Rico.http://www.excellerfund.org/Domains/www.excellerfund.org/CMSFiles/Docs/The Exceller Fund rescues horses from Puerto Rico10-29-2017-23-28-20-245.pdfSun, 29 Oct 2017 23:28:00 GMT2017-10-29T23:28:00The Exceller Fund rescues horses from Puerto RicoPuerto Rican Horses Heading Stateside for Retirement - A small handful of the approximately 800 horses at Hipódromo Camarero are in the process of being moved from the U.S. territory to the states for retirement from racing, some going to permanent homes and some going to Thoroughbred retirement organizations.https://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/articles/224011/puerto-rican-horses-heading-stateside-for-retirementSat, 07 Oct 2017 19:29:00 GMT2017-10-07T19:29:00TEF will welcome two retirees from Puerto Rico!“Aftercare initiatives are, and should always be, an essential part of our business planning regardless of geography,” said IFHA Vice Chairman Jim Gagliano, also vice president and chief executive officer of the Jockey Club, in opening a panel on Thoroughbred aftercare. “If we hope to prosper as an entertainment option, we need others to know that we’re taking good care of our horses.”http://www.thoroughbreddailynews.com/innovation-key-at-ifha-conference/Tue, 03 Oct 2017 19:24:00 GMT2017-10-03T19:24:00Innovation Key at IFHA ConferenceTEF's annual Christmas in July is back! JJ's the Boss and his friends have setup their farm stands with various trinkets including NEW pine cone ornament, racing plates from famous friends of theirs, vintage race photos, holiday cards, and racing themed books to help JJ raise the funds he needs to get a ride to OK so he can join TEF's Operation Therapeutic Warrior and get his shot at becoming a therapy horse for at-risk youth and veteran programs.http://www.specialhorses.org/fundraisers.htmlSat, 08 Jul 2017 13:08:00 GMT2017-07-08T13:08:00Christmas in July 2017“As much as I love the sport of Thoroughbred horse racing, I love the horses even more,” Zipse explained. “It's only natural for me to be involved in helping them after their racing careers are over. In fact, I think it is my duty to give back to the magnificent creatures that give me so much joy throughout my life. I believe everyone involved in racing should want to do something -- the collective little bit of help would go a long way.”http://www.excellerfund.org/articles/the-exceller-fund-names-brian-zipse-as-new-president.htmlFri, 19 May 2017 10:20:00 GMT2017-05-19T10:20:00The Exceller Fund Names Brian Zipse as New PresidentSpec was recently diagnosed with a keratoma which needs to be surgically removed or it will continue to grow and impact his quality of life.http://www.excellerfund.org/articles/spectacular-won-requires-surgery.htmlFri, 12 May 2017 00:54:00 GMT2017-05-12T00:54:00Spectacular Won requires surgeryOn April 7, 1997, the life of Exceller was extinguished. Read more...http://www.horseracingnation.com/blogs/zatt/Remembering_Exceller_123Fri, 07 Apr 2017 16:54:00 GMT2017-04-07T16:54:00Remembering... Exceller.Join TEF at Circle H Stables in Oklahoma City where our Operation Therapeutic Warrior program is based and learn all about this exciting new venture!http://www.excellerfund.org/Domains/www.excellerfund.org/CMSFiles/Docs/2 Sided Flyer4-4-2017-9-41-57-575.pdfSat, 01 Apr 2017 09:42:00 GMT2017-04-01T09:42:00TEF to Celebrate HELP A HORSE DAY April 22TEF is thrilled to have Alex join our herd with the help of an emergency transport grant from the Brennan Equine Welfare Fund!https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/special-needs-thoroughbred-racehorse-gets-retirement-linda-paveyMon, 13 Mar 2017 23:57:00 GMT2017-03-13T23:57:00Alex in Motion finds his soft landing with TEFAfter 132 starts, TEF is proud to offer this Racing Warrior a secure future.http://www.excellerfund.org/horses/citizen-john-31329.htmlMon, 05 Dec 2016 12:12:00 GMT2016-12-05T12:12:00Citizen John has finally arrived!!!!Help Citizen John reach his destination with TEF before the holiday season!http://www.excellerfund.org/donations.htmlTue, 29 Nov 2016 00:33:00 GMT2016-11-29T00:33:00#GivingTuesdayhttp://www.excellerfund.org/Domains/www.excellerfund.org/CMSFiles/Docs/The Exceller Fund - SEVEN MILE BRIDGE INSERT2-15-2016-21-49-16-688.pdfMon, 15 Feb 2016 21:49:00 GMT2016-02-15T21:49:00TEF Welcomes Seven Mile BridgeTEF's newest intake dodged a brutal ending when a woman from NC fell in love with his photos online and intervened to save his life.http://www.excellerfund.org/Domains/www.excellerfund.org/CMSFiles/Docs/The Exceller Fund - SEVEN MILE BRIDGE INSERT2-15-2016-21-49-16-688.pdfSun, 31 Jan 2016 21:53:00 GMT2016-01-31T21:53:00TEF Welcomes Seven Mile BridgeClick to view TEF's Famous Forelocks necklace featuring hair from World Champion stallion CURLIN and other wonderful items being offered through this special venue to support the horses of TEF and many other great organizations.http://www.starquine.com/category/229/Non-Season-Items-and-Experiences.htmlTue, 05 Jan 2016 15:46:00 GMT2016-01-05T15:46:00TCA's Auction is LIVE!TEF has been awarded grant funding along with several other Thoroughbred aftercare facilities across the country.http://www.thoroughbredaftercare.org/thoroughbred-aftercare-alliance-grants-2-48-million-to-accredited-organizations/Tue, 15 Dec 2015 10:45:00 GMT2015-12-15T10:45:00TEF is proud to have the support of the Thoroughbred Aftercare AllianceA stakes placed T’bred who’d earned north of $350,000 during a lifetime spent racing, stood tied to a meat truck; his head hung in defeat.http://offtrackthoroughbreds.com/2015/11/24/stakes-placed-tb-leaves-meat-truck-to-help-vets/Tue, 24 Nov 2015 10:35:00 GMT2015-11-24T10:35:00Stakes placed TB leaves meat truck to help vetsTEF partners with the new "Hooves on the Ground" program by providing Racing Warriors to work with Veterans.http://www.excellerfund.org/Domains/www.excellerfund.org/CMSFiles/Docs/Press Release The Exceller Fund Salutes Americas Heroes11-10-2015-9-28-24-421.pdfTue, 10 Nov 2015 09:22:00 GMT2015-11-10T09:22:00TEF Salutes America's HeroesLearn what it means to be TAA accredited!http://www.excellerfund.org/Domains/www.excellerfund.org/CMSFiles/Docs/THOROUGHBRED AFTERCARE ALLIANCE ACCREDITS ADDITIONAL AFTERCARE ORGNAIZATIONS11-3-2015-10-56-55-17.pdfTue, 03 Nov 2015 10:52:00 GMT2015-11-03T10:52:00TEF is extremely pleased to announce the renewal of our TAA accreditation!http://www.excellerfund.org/Domains/www.excellerfund.org/CMSFiles/Docs/PAPA%20JOHN%E2%80%99S%20PIZZA%20TEAMS%20UP%20WITH%20BREEDERS%E2%80%99%20CUP%20AND%20THE%20TAA%20TO%20SUPPORT%20THOROUGHBRED%20AFTERCARE10-6-2015-14-48-35-51.pdfTue, 06 Oct 2015 14:48:00 GMT2015-10-06T14:48:00Papa John's teams up with TAABALTIMORE - The Maryland Jockey Club announced today that a community-wide fundraising effort helped raise more than $65,000 for the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance (TAA) during the Preakness Meet at Pimlico Race Course.http://thoroughbredaftercare.org/default.asp?page=16&story=86Wed, 17 Jun 2015 12:19:00 GMT2015-06-17T12:19:00Preakness raises funds for TAA!Daily Racing Form in conjunction with the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance (TAA) will be publishing a new annual Magazine to increase awareness of the TAA’s mission and its ongoing efforts to support Thoroughbred Aftercare on a national level and in Canada.http://www.excellerfund.org/Domains/www.excellerfund.org/CMSFiles/Docs/PRESS RELEASE DRF Announces Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance Magazine4-29-2015-13-39-35-476.pdfWed, 29 Apr 2015 13:39:00 GMT2015-04-29T13:39:00DRF announces "Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance Magazine"Join us and celebrate the ASPCA's Help a Horse Day along with several other organizations across the country!http://www.excellerfund.org/articles/aspca--help-a-horse-day.htmlFri, 24 Apr 2015 16:01:00 GMT2015-04-24T16:01:00ASPCA - Help a Horse DayTEF President, Gary Contessa, is among many TB trainers supporting the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance and providing for OTTBs after their racing careers.http://www.excellerfund.org/Domains/www.excellerfund.org/CMSFiles/Docs/TAA RELEASE FEB 2015 - TRAINERS SHOW THEIR SUPPORT TO TAA3-1-2015-12-4-38-808.pdfThu, 19 Feb 2015 12:02:00 GMT2015-02-19T12:02:00Trainers Show Their Support to TAA"Moneighs from ReRun" is generously offering the proceeds from one of their auctions (beginning Jan. 8) to additional charities, The Exceller Fund and Aikendale Horse Rescue.http://stores.ebay.com/thererunshopWed, 04 Feb 2015 10:22:00 GMT2015-02-04T10:22:00Three charities are sharing the love tihs Valentine's with a "Moneighs from ReRun"!The Exceller's Fund's newest equine resident is twenty-one year old Sonofaqueen, a Racing Warrior that escaped a brutal fate, from the New Holland kill pens.http://www.excellerfund.org/horses/sonofaqueen-18737.htmlTue, 03 Feb 2015 10:26:00 GMT2015-02-03T10:26:00Saving "Prince"The Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance has awarded their 2014/2015 grants to accredited organizations across the country, including TEF!http://www.thoroughbredaftercare.com/default.asp?page=16&story=50Wed, 17 Dec 2014 22:02:00 GMT2014-12-17T22:02:002014 TAA GrantsThe Exceller Fund is launching its Famous Forelocks fundraiser with the online auction of its first ever Famous Forelocks necklace featuring hair from the Hall of Fame champion stallion A.P. Indy.http://www.excellerfund.org/Domains/www.excellerfund.org/CMSFiles/Docs/Famous_Forelocks_-AP INDY-FULL VERSION4-22-2014-14-42-8-140.pdfTue, 22 Apr 2014 14:42:00 GMT2014-04-22T14:42:00Presenting Famous Forelocks - A.P. IndyMelissa Bauer-Herzog features The Exceller Fund in her Aftercare Blog.http://www.americasbestracing.net/en/the-latest/aftercare/2014/3/27/program-spotlight-the-exceller-fundThu, 27 Mar 2014 18:24:00 GMT2014-03-27T18:24:00America's Best Racing Spotlight's The Exceller Fund!We are thrilled to congratulate Great Cross and 2013 membership drive drawing winner, Holly W., on their victory in the 8th race at Gulfstream park on February 12th!http://www.excellerfund.org/Domains/www.excellerfund.org/CMSFiles/Docs/Great Cross PR2-15-2014-21-8-19-459.pdfSat, 15 Feb 2014 20:44:00 GMT2014-02-15T20:44:00Great Cross breaks her maiden at Gulfstream Park!With the help of a past owner, Victorious Recall is now a permanent resident of TEF's retirement program.http://offtrackthoroughbreds.com/2014/01/02/owner-from-his-past-searches-saves-old-racer/Thu, 02 Jan 2014 15:38:00 GMT2014-01-02T15:38:00Finding "Vic"http://www.excellerfund.org/articles.rssExceller FundThu, 23 Jul 2009 12:14:33 GMTen-us