06/16/2015 12:11PM

Preakness raises funds for Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance


A community-wide fund-raising effort during the Preakness meet at Pimlico helped raise more than $65,000 for the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance, according to the Maryland Jockey Club. Fund-raising events included Canter for the Cause, an All-Female Handicapper Challenge, the raffle of a John Deere Gator, and Karaoke for the Cause. In addition, Sagamore Racing donated $30,000 to the TAA.