Horses and Hope

The Mission of Horses and Hope is to increase
awareness, education, screening, and treatment referral
among Kentucky horse industry workers and their families.

Upcoming Events

Special Horses and Hope events will be held across Kentucky to honor breast cancer survivors; to raise breast cancer awareness among fans; and to provide breast cancer education and mammography screening to horse industry workers:

Sunday, April 13, 2014
Horses and Hope Race Day, Keeneland, Lexington KY
    Download the timeline of the day's events (PDF)

Monday, April 28, 2014
Breast Cancer Screening*, Keeneland, Lexington KY

Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Derby Celebration of Hope, Kentucky Horse Park, Lexington KY

Friday, May 2, 2014
Oaks Day, Churchill Downs, Louisville KY

Saturday, August 2, 2014
Horses and Hope Race Day, Ellis Park, Henderson KY

Sunday, September 14, 2014
Horses and Hope Trail Ride, Kentucky Horse Park, Lexington KY

Friday, September 19, – Sunday, September 21, 2014
Women's Weekend, Pine Mountain State Resort Park
    Download an Adventure Weekends brochure (PDF)
    Download an Adventure Weekends application (PDF)

Sunday, November 23, 2014
Horses and Hope Race Day, Churchill Downs, Louisville KY

 

*Education and mammography screening will be offered for horse industry workers and their families.
 Services are offered at low/no charge to program eligible women.

For more information about these events, call the Kentucky Cancer Program at 1-877-326-1134.