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Horse Radio Network Announces Fundraising Events for Victims of Extreme Weather

May 29, 2011 By: Erin Category: What's Happenin'

Horse World Gives Back to Stage HRN Radiothon and Retail Day on June 6-7, 2011

Lexington, Kentucky, USA. May 30, 2011

The Horse Radio Network (HRN) has announced the creation of Horse WorldGives Back; a charitable initiative aimed at uniting the horse world in a fundraising drive that will benefit horses and horse owners affected by the recent flooding and tornadoes across theUnited States.HRN will host a 3 hour LIVE broadcast on June 6, 2011, 6-9 pm Eastern as a fund raising effort called the HorseWorld Gives Back Radiothon followed by a Horse World Gives BackRetail Day on June 7, 2011.

Participating retailers will give back 5%of the day’s sales to the charities that will direct the funds towards helping horse owners across the country whosehorses have been affected by the devastating weather damage.This relief aid is being channeled through the Kentucky Horse Council’s Equine Disaster Relief Fund(www.kentuckyhorse.org ) and the Red Cross (www.redcross.org ).

HRN and its media partners are reaching out toequestrian and equine related organizations to become involved and unite the horse world in this nationwide effort.HRN Hosts, Glenn, Jamie and Chris will be hosting the Live Broadcast on June 6th from the Red CrossHeadquarters in Lexington, Kentucky which can be heard on the Horse World Gives Back website atwww.horseworldgivesback.com and its many affiliate partners listed on the website. Guests will include horsepeople affected by the devastating weather that has displaced so many horses and their owners, Red Crossrepresentatives, prominent riders and members of the horse community.

How you can get involved:

● Website Owners and Associations: Help us promote the Radiothon and Retail Day through your email lists and social media. Plus, you can post the Radiothon Player on your website so people can listen to the showon your site. It is a simple embed code – get the embed code now.

● Retailers: Please consider giving back and being part of this national fund raising event. Sign up to be aparticipating retailer for Horse World Gives Back Retail Day on June 7, 2011.

● Wholesalers, Manufacturers and Horse Businesses: Please call the Radiothon and pledge your support.There will be a page on the Horse World Gives Back website to list corporate pledges.

● Horse Owners World Wide: Tune into the Radiothon and donate what you can to help those in dire need.Plus, if you were planning on buying anything horsey in the next month, please make the purchase on June7 at one of the participating retailers.Please visit www.horseworldgivesback.com for more information on how you can help those in need.