2019 Grant Cycle Opens

The 2019 California Retirement Management Account (CARMA) grant cycle opened on June 15. Dedicated to preserving and protecting the quality of life of Thoroughbreds, CARMA has granted more than $4 million to organizations that retire, retrain and re-home California-raced horses. It is with the support of the racing industry, generous donations and fundraising events that Read More

Former SoCal Runner Competes at Land Rover Kentucky 3-Day Event

The Southern California racing community was well represented at Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event on April 25-28, 2019 by a 10-year-old off-track-Thoroughbred Unmarked Bills. “Billy” spent the early portion of his career competing at Santa Anita Park and Hollywood Park for trainer Richard Mandella before heading back east. He would ultimately race 24 times before Read More

2019 Santa Anita Derby Tee Benefits CARMA

100% of Proceeds Benefit Retired Racehorses Celebrate the legacy. Support the future. Get the 2019 Santa Anita Derby t-shirt, emblazoned with the silks of every past winner of this historic race including Triple Crown winners Affirmed and Justify. 100% of proceeds from this shirt go to the benefit of California Retirement Management Account (CARMA), supporting race horses Read More

First Quarter Placement Program Graduates

When the starting gate of 2019 burst open, the Placement Program was off and running! For the first quarter of this year, we have successfully placed 12 retired racehorses into their new homes with aftercare charities specializing in Thoroughbreds. Some of these horses are receiving training for their second career and available for adoption through the charity. Read More