Foundation Crisis Fund

NSBA Trainers Crisis Fund

Get ready for some fun at the Tom Powers Triple Challenge Futurity as the show graciously hosts an annual fundraiser benefitting the NSBA Crisis Fund. This year's event is sure to bring a crowd - pack your best donkey racin' gear and take part in the festivities. Calcuttas, prizes and more!

Distributions from the NSBA Crisis Fund will be based on proven financial need arising from a sudden and demonstrable hardship or disaster of a severe and unexpected nature or from serious physical illness. Such distributions shall be limited to the relief of the poor and distressed or the underprivileged. Therefore, before any distributions, the Committee may require  evidence of proven financial need. If requested, an applicant will send their last years tax return to the Associations CPA.

General criteria:

  1.  Limited to any NSBA member, or immediate family member of, that is a horse trainer by primary occupation, this would be one who receives 50% of his/her income from the act of training horses. Immediate family member is defined as spouse, child, stepchild and/or legal ward.
  2. Must be an NSBA member for two consecutive years.
  3. Member applying for assistance must:
  1. Have a referral for assistance through their NSBA Area Director or National Director.
  2. Complete the Application for Assistance Form found in the NSBA Foundation Forms and document library below.

For more information or to make a donation to the NSBA Trainers Crisis Fund, please contact the NSBA Office at (847) 623-6722.

Donkey Race Entry Form.pdf 1.43 MB Download Details View
Trainers Crisis Fund Assistance Application 9.91 KB Download Details View