Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation Awards $10,000 to Equine Advocates



November 1, 2019





The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation (TERF) is pleased to award Equine Advocates $10,000 to be used for educational purposes. Equine Advocates’ mission is to rescue, protect, and prevent the abuse of equines through education, investigation, rescue operations, the dissemination of information to the public and through the operation of a horse sanctuary for slaughter-bound, abused and neglected equines.


In past years, TERF has assisted Equine Advocates in educating more than 700 local students through Humane Education by providing funding for supplies, workbooks, equipment, printing, coloring books, and more. Hundreds more will receive this education by the end of the year in alignment with TERF’s mission to support and promote equine education and research by supporting organizations that are educating the public in the proper care of horse.

TERF’s grants reflect the values set forth by founders Herb and Ellen Moelis during TERF’s 2013 inception. 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, Josh Pons and Lucy Zungailia.


To make a tax deductible donation to TERF, please visit or send a donation to TERF c/o The Chester County Community Foundation, 28 West Market Street, West Chester, PA 19382.



For further information, contact:


Beth Harper Briglia, CPA & CAP, Vice President, Philanthropy Services

Chester County Community Foundation      (610) 696-8045


Beth Krallis, Marketing & Communications Officer

Chester County Community Foundation     (484) 887-0467




The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation is a fund of the Chester County Community Foundation.  A copy of the Chester County Community Foundation’s official registration and financial information may be obtained by calling the PA Dept. of State at 1-800-732-0999 (toll free in PA).  Registration does not imply endorsement.  EIN 23-2773822. For more information about TERF please visit For additional information, please contact Beth Harper Briglia, Vice President, Philanthropy Services, Chester County Community Foundation, (610) 696-8211