Churchill Downs donates over $100,000 to two organizations - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Churchill Downs donates over $100,000 to two organizations

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Churchill Downs donated more than $100,000 to Horses & Hopes and Louisville's Dare to Care food bank today.

The funds came from Derby weekend and were presented to the organizations in the track's winner's circle after today's fourth race.

 Horses & Hopes received a check for $30,000 and has collectively donated $150,000 to that organization in the last five years. 

Kentucky's First Lady, Jane Beshear, leads this organization along with a women's health care partner with Churchill Downs in celebration with Kentucky Oaks Day.

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