OHHA Presents Charity Race Night at Scioto Downs
For Immediate ReleaseFri, Jul 25, 2014
Columbus, Ohio…The Ohio Harness Horsemen’s Association will present a Charity Race Night at
Scioto Downs on Thursday, August 14, 2014, from 5:30 to 9:30 pm.
One each of ten participating charities will be coupled with a horse and driver combination in a race
on the evening’s program via random draw and based on where the horse finishes, will be awarded
prize money as follows: $5,000 for the winner (first place); $2,500 for second place; $1,200 for third
place; $800 for fourth place and $500 for those horses finishing fifth through tenth.
Throughout the evening, charity representatives will be interviewed, giving racing fans an opportunity
to gain a better understanding of each philanthropic organization.
The ten charities represented for the OHHA Charity Race Night are:
Big Brothers/Big Sisters
Children’s Hunger Alliance
American Cancer Society
Parkinson’s Disease Foundation
American Red Cross
Ronald McDonald House
4-H Youth Development Organization
The OHHA Charity Race Night at Scioto Downs is being presented by the Ohio Harness
Horsemen’s Association and Scioto Downs. The event was developed in order to give back to the
community that supports harness racing in central Ohio. For more information, contact the OHHA at
800-353-6442 or 614-221-8726.