CTHBPA Real People, Real Jobs, Real Impact

MISSION STATEMENT

To promote the sport of Thoroughbred Horse Racing
To institute any movement that will aid or protect the general welfare of the racing industry, including the interests of horsemen, horsewomen, their employees, and family of backstretch personnel.
To bring about a closer understand of the relationship between horsemen, horsewomen, racing associations, WV Racing Commission and the public.
To represent all horsemen’s and horsewomen’s interests and property rights in negotiating contracts, legislation, rules and day-to-day activities with the racing association, WV Racing Commission and WV Legislature.
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CHARLES TOWN HBPA
 
Member of the JeffersonCounty Chamber of Commerce
Member Affiliate of the National HBPA
(which represents 30,000 Owners and Trainers throughout the US and Canada)
We represent Horsemen and Horsewomen at
National Conventions
Symposiums on Racing and Gaming
WV Racing Commission Meetings
WV Legislative Sessions
Jockey Club Round Table Conferences
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The CHARLES TOWN HBPA
 
Has been instrumental in representing all horsemen in:
The passage of the WV Supplemental Purse Bill (10-10-10)
Changes regarding WV Rules of Racing
The passage and administration of the Backstretch Pension Plan
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CTHBPA SPONSORS
WV Breeders Classics Breakfast of Champions
Annual Backstretch Thanksgiving Dinner in our track kitchen
Annual Backstretch Flu Shot Clinic
Spay Today Program for backstretch kittens and adult cats
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PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES INCLUDE
 
Financial Contributions to Charitable Organizations in our Community including:
The Race Track Chaplaincy (since its inception)
Jefferson County Fair

THE HBPA OFFICE PROVIDES THE FOLLOWING SERVICES TO OUR HORSEMEN AND HORSEWOMEN
 
Condition Books from Charles Town Races and surrounding race tracks
Overnights from Charles Town Races and surrounding race tracks
Distributes programs for live racing
Access to Equineline, Equibase and Brisnet Programs
License applications, Bills of Sale forms, Lease Agreements,
Supplemental Purse Fund Forms (10-10-10)
Sales books and sales results for Fasig Tipton, Keeneland, New York, Texas, OBS Sales
 Equine Magazines
Current announcements, news and flyers
Bulletin Board access for information
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THE OFFICE STAFF PROVIDES HELP TO
THE HORSEMEN AND HORSEWOMEN
Notarizing and duplicating documents
Processing forms for the Welfare Benefit Trust and the Assistance Fund
Receiving and sending faxes
Providing a Directory of Resources
Troubleshooting to resolve any business or personal problems
Providing a mailbox for Horsemen here on a temporary basis

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Support the CTHBPA

You can help support the educational and benevolent activities in our community.  CTHBPA is a 501(c)6 organization.  Contributions are not tax deductible as charitable contributions, however, contributions may be deductible business expenses.  You should consult your tax professional for advice before claiming any tax deduction.





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Contact

Charles Town HBPA, Inc.
835 E Washington Street,
Suite 106
PO Box 581
Charles Town, WV 25414
Email: cthbpa@yahoo.com
Office:
304-725-1535
Fax:
304-728-2113

Hours:
Wed - Fri 7:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Sat - 7:30 AM - 12:00 NOON
Closed Sunday, Monday and Tuesday