WEST CHESTER, PA — The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation (TERF) announced it awarded $14,000 to the Foundation for the Horse, the charitable arm of the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP), to be used for research entitled: “direct and indirect effects of platelet-rich plasma on neutrophil stimulation.”
The Foundation for the Horse’s mission is to improve the health and welfare of the horse, to further the professional development of its members, and to provide resources and leadership for the benefit of the equine industry. These principles have guided the AAEP for more than six decades in the activities and services it provides.
In alignment with its mission to support and promote equine education through inclusion and engagement, TERF continues to offer its financial assistance in 2021.
TERF’s grants reflect the values set forth by founders Herb and Ellen Moelis. TERF’s current Board includes Co-Chairs Kathleen Anderson DVM and James Orsini DVM, Margaret H. Duprey, Gretchen and Roy Jackson, Ellen and Herb Moelis, Wendy Moon, Anita Motion, Toni Orsini, Scott Palmer VMD, Josh Pons, Lucy Zungailia, Katelyn Jackson, and Lynn Cassimeris, Ph.D.
To learn more about TERF, please visit www.terfusa.org. To make a tax-deductible donation to TERF, visit chescocf.org/fund/thoroughbred-education-and-research-foundation/ or send a donation to TERF c/o Chester County Community Foundation, 28 West Market Street, West Chester, PA 19382.