For all breeds and categories of horses

The Joseph W. Tripiano Charitable Fund

This fund was established in memory of Joe Tripiano who had a great love for all breeds and categories of horses.

The intent of this charitable fund is to benefit nonprofits which provide services and/or are associated with the beneficial interest of horses, or their care, maintenance, improvement or promotion.

Minimal Eligibility Requirements:

  • The organization is located in a U.S. state or territory

• Is a 501c3 and has been in existence for at least one full operating year

• The organization keeps accurate and complete financial records

Grant requests are accepted year round, with an anticipated decision within four weeks upon receipt of completed application.

Grant requests should cover your organization’s most urgent need. Areas of need can include but are not limited to:

• Equestrian support

• Board/Staff/Volunteer – training/development/strategic planning

• General operating support


Grant Application, Narrative Questions, and Checklist


Submitting your application

Please contact the Community Foundation when requesting support for a capital project.

Tracy Taggart, Director of Operations & Grants, [email protected]

Submitting your application

Application Materials

Apply today!