08/17/2012 10:30AM

Don MacBeth Memorial Jockey Fund donates $70K to Jockey Club Safety Net Foundation

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The Don MacBeth Memorial Jockey Fund has donated $70,000 to the Jockey Club Safety Net Foundation for the exclusive purpose of assisting jockeys and exercise riders, the two organizations announced on Friday. The MacBeth Fund, which was started in 1987 to assist injured riders, ceased operating at the end of 2011, and the $70,000 contribution represents its remaining funds.