From our executive director, Nicole Arciello…
I invite you to join a powerful event on September 9, 2023. As part of our mission to end horseracing, #Vigil4Horses raises awareness, honors lost lives, and advocates for a compassionate future. Everyone is welcome to participate virtually and make a difference.
- Event: 2nd Annual #Vigil4Horses
- Date: September 9, 2023
- Participation: Virtual (In-person locations listed below.)
How to Join:
Light a Candle: Symbolize your support for horses by lighting a candle. Whether it’s a real candle or a digital one, your light will represent our collective commitment to end horseracing.
Share Your Support: Capture a photo or video of your candle and share it on your social media platforms, using the hashtag #Vigil4Horses. Let your voice be heard, and encourage others to join us.
Live Stream Event: At 3:00 PM EST, join our live stream event from Saratoga Race Course. This emotionally-charged program will shed light on the cruelty horses endure and highlight the urgent need to end this industry.
Multiple Live Streams: In addition to Saratoga Race Course, we’ll have live streams from Churchill Downs at 11:00 am and Delaware Park at 3:45 pm. These streams will be accessible through the HW Facebook page, allowing you to participate from various locations.
Join us on September 9th, 2023, and let’s work together to put an end to horseracing cruelty. Together, we can make a difference.
Links to In-Person Events:
Saratoga Race Course, NY : https://www.facebook.com/events/1247659019254226/
Churchill Downs, KY: https://www.facebook.com/events/836526414770808
Delaware Park, DE: https://www.facebook.com/events/1623936034777031