Vickey’s Gift-In Loving Memory Of Vickey Bowman

The Arabian Horsemen’s Distress Fund is honored to be designated as the charity of choice for those wishing to honor Vicki Bowman as she transcends this world to the next. This life-long Arabian horsewoman continued to make an unequaled impact on the Arabian horse world right up to the day of her passing from cancer, through her unparalleled integrity, talent, and commitment to the Arabian horse and the people that surround them.

In honor of Vickey, the AHDF is proud to announce the creation of Vickey’s Gift, a continuing educational grant for adults over 22 years of age that will be awarded to one deserving individual per year who demonstrates how being the recipient of this grant will enable them to further the best interests and promotion of the Arabian horse and its community.

Click here to donate to Vickey’s Gift.

Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act

The programs and initiatives in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act that was just passed by Congress are intended to assist business owners with whatever needs they have right now. Learn More….(PDF)

A Leg Up for One of The Breed’s Strongest Families

A Leg Up for One of The Breed's Strongest FamiliesOn Tuesday, August 24, Sarah Debolt-Seimon, wife of Matt Seimon and mother to five children, suffered a devastating riding accident when the horse she was riding flipped over on her, fracturing her right femur, right and left pelvic bones, her tailbone and eight ribs on each side. Doctors estimate close to a year’s recovery time. Matt and Sarah currently are the front line workers for the training operation that supports their family as well as co-owners and long-time Arabian breeders and trainers Chuck and LuAnn Seimon. Please join the AHDF in supporting this great, Hall of Fame family during a long, tough road of recovery. Every and all donations will share some much needed courage for the months to come.

Vickey’s Gift-In Loving Memory Of Vickey Bowman

In honor of Vickey, the AHDF is proud to announce the creation of Vickey’s Gift, a continuing educational grant for adults over 22 years of age that will be awarded to one deserving individual per year who demonstrates how being the recipient of this grant will enable them to further the best interests and promotion of the Arabian horse and its community.

 

 

 

A Leg Up For a Family of Horsemen Who Help

On September 10, the Friesen family’s farm in Saskatoon suffered a fire, under suspect circumstsances, that took out almost their entire upcoming year’s hay supply, at a time when hay is hard to come by and dearly expensive, A donation to help replace the hay needed for these long time supporters of the AHDF will be appreciated…

In Memory of Irwin Schimmel

On March 12, 2021 the Arabian community lost one of its premier breeders with the passing of longtime owner, breeder and showman Irwin Schimmel . In honor of his commitment to our community, Barbara Chur has earmarked a portion of her winning bid to the AEPA Auction towards an AHDF In Memoriam Fundraising Drive in Irwin’s honor.

AHDF General Donations

The unexpected crisis can happen to any of us at any time, and we have little control, no matter how careful, over when, how, or where. What we do have control over is whether we are able to find a positive path out of any given disaster…