Virginia Bred Grant Winners

Virginia Horse Industry Board Announces

2016 "Virginia Bred" Winners

 

 

The Virginia Horse Industry Board recently announced the grant recipients for the 2016 "Virginia Bred" Program.

 

Eleven associations & groups can expand their individual "Virginia Bred" programs to promote Virginia bred horses & ponies with grants awarded by VHIB.

 

Over the past five years, VHIB has awarded $180,900  to help associations and organizations promote interest in their breeds, disciplines, and events, as well as the overall Virginia horse industry.

Congratulations to the following groups that are receiving a total of $30,350 from the VHIB to promote Virginia-bred horses:

 

  • AMERICAN SADDLEBRED HORSE ASSOCIATION of VA  $1,500

  • OLD DOMINION MINIATURE HORSE CLUB  $1,000

  • OLD DOMINION MORGAN HORSE ASSOCIATION  $1,000

  • VA APPALOOSA HORSE CLUB  $1,000

  • VA HORSE SHOWS ASSOCIATION  $5,000

  • VA PAINT HORSE CLUB, INC  $5,000

  • VA PONY BREEDERS ASSOCIATION  $5,350

  • VA PRESIDENTIAL PASO FINO HORSE ASSOCIATION  $2,000

  • VA QUARTER HORSE ASSOCIATION  $5,500

  • COMMONWEALTH DRESSAGE & COMBINED TRAINING ASSOCIATION  $3,000

 

 

TOTAL "VIRGINIA BRED" FUNDS  AWARDED FOR 2016 = $30,350