Friday, January 15, 2010
Charles E. Hayward, NYRA President and CEO, announced today that NYRA will contribute Five Thousand Dollars to the American Red Cross toward the Haitian Relief effort. In addition, NYRA has set-up a direct link to the American Red Cross on the main page of the website for donations. NYRA is proud to support the Haitian Relief effort and offer its assistance during this time of crisis.
Monday, January 11, 2010
NYRA once again supported the Muscular Dystrophy Association's 2010 Muscle Team event at Chelsea Piers in New York City on January 5th. Jockeys Maylan Studart and David Cohen joined other professional sports athletes in the fight against neuromuscular disease and helped to raise over $600,000! The funds will enable MDA to continue providing worldwide research as well as clinic grants, support groups, orthopedic assistance and the MDA Summer Camp.