CARMA Set to Shine on Pacific Classic Day

Amidst the wide-ranging effects of COVID-19, the California Retirement Management Account (CARMA) has taken its annual fundraiser to the world wide web and will also be live on TVG on Saturday, August 22, 2020. The event named CARMAthon 2020, a playful nod to old-school telethons, hopes to generate online donations from the racing industry and equine enthusiasts through CARMA’s website. The donations will help fund its grant program, which assists more than 20 thoroughbred aftercare charities. Read More

July Placement Program Graduates

Despite most things in the world being on hold, retired racing Thoroughbreds are still finding great new homes and careers. In July, two of our horses graduated the Placement Program and are thriving with aftercare charities. If you’d like to help retired racehorses, please make a donation, and remember to follow along with our social Read More

Placement Program Temporarily Suspended

Due to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, the CARMA Placement Program will be temporarily suspended. The program’s main source of funding is through purse contributions and matching funds during live racing. During this time, we will not be accepting new horses but will continue to provide care, food and shelter for the horses already Read More

March Graduates

With all the uncertainty in the world, we wanted to give everyone something to smile about. 13 retired racehorses graduated and headed off to either their new homes or to start second careers with aftercare charities. We want to thank everyone for their continued support of the horses – without donations, this would not be Read More