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After the Finish Line hosts fundraisers and awareness events throughout the year at the Del Mar Racetrack, the Retired Racehorse Project's Thoroughbred Makeover, and after the Breeders’ Cup. We also host eBay auctions with horse racing memorabilia. Contact us if you have items to donate or want to volunteer.

Please consider a monetary donation if you cannot attend our fundraisers. Contact dawn@afterthefinishline.org to volunteer.

Horseshoe, Halter and Saddlecloth Auctions

After the Finish Line auctions horseshoes, halters and saddlecloths worn by stakes horses and stallions. Add these fan favorite Thoroughbred memorabilia to your collection. We have auctioned shoes worn by Master Fencer, Midnight Bisou, City of Light, Soi Phet, Catalina Cruiser, Unique Bella, Blue Prize, Whitmore and many more! Halters are donated by the top breeding farms in Kentucky and California.

Bid on our eBay page. You will never miss an auction or the opportunity to bid if you click the “Follow” button on our page.

Contact dawn@afterthefinishline.org to inquire if a specific horseshoe, halter or saddlecloth is available to purchase.

Internet Shoppers

Make After the Finish Line your designated charity to receive a portion of the sale or purchase of your on-line shopping. Many companies, such as Amazon and eBay, have charity programs. Please search the websites you shop on and donate to help Off Track Thoroughbreds.

eBay Store

Visit our eBay Store to purchase racing memorabilia, lithographs by Fred Stone, autographed photos, horseshoes, saddle cloths, silks, steins, artwork, posters, books, hats, Zenyatta keychains and more! Breeding farms, racetracks, and equestrian companies have also donated merchandise. We add new items weekly so check back often.

Please contact dawn@afterthefinishline.org to donate merchandise. We can provide donation letters for tax purposes.

Retired Racehorse Project Thoroughbred Makeover October 12-15

The Georgia B. Ridder Foundation sponsors the $2,500 Top-Placed California-Bred Award at the Thoroughbred Makeover in honor of After the Finish Line. Both organizations will pay for entry, stall and schooling fees for trainers competing with California-Bred Off Track Thoroughbreds. The Kentucky Horse Park will host the event.

Thoroughbred Makeover Arrival Exam Check-in/Registration October 12-15

After the Finish Line is sponsoring the Arrival Exam Check-in/Registration at the Thoroughbred Makeover.
The health and wellness of the Off Track Thoroughbreds competing at the Kentucky Horse Park is of utmost importance.
All OTTB's entered to compete will have an arrival exam, and their microchips scanned by a team of veterinarians lead by Dr. Shannon Reed.
Trainers will check-in and get their competitor packets. They will also present Coggins, health certificate(s) and proof of vaccinations for their horses.

7th Annual Charity Auction of Breeders’ Cup Hats in November

After the Finish Line will host our 7th Annual Charity Auction of Breeders’ Cup Hats in November. The trainers and owners of your favorite horses that raced or were entered to race in the Breeders' Cup donate a one-of-a-kind official Breeders’ Cup Hat to our charity to auction on eBay. Each hat bears the name of the racehorse and is only given to the trainers and owners at this World Championship event.