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Racing Health & Welfare Fund, Inc., Board of Directors of the

Authority: Section 2, Article II, By Laws
Status: Active
Term: 1 year
Description: The Kentucky Racing Health & Welfare Fund is a charitable, non-profit organization that helps certain eligible individuals in the Kentucky thoroughbred racing industry who demonstrate need. It was founded in 1978 by an act of the Kentucky legislature. It provides benevolent funding toward the payment of medical, hospital, vision and funeral expenses. The Fund provides benefits for off-the-job injuries and illnesses which are not covered by union health and welfare plans, worker’s compensation, social security, public welfare, military benefits, veterans benefits or any other type of health, medical, dental or accident insurance.
Composition: Governor appoints (1) member. Appointee shall serve for a term of 1 year beginning on the 8th day of September each year beginning in 1988 and until their respective successors are selected and qualified.
Meeting Schedule: The Board usually meets four times a year, April, June, September and December.
Number of Members: 7
Needs Senate Confirmation: No
Address:
          Kentucky Racing Health & Welfare Fund, Inc. 422 Heywood Ave
          Louisville, KY
County: Jefferson
Website: http://www.kyracinghealth.org/
Phone: (502)636-2900
Fax: (502) 636-2955

Members

NameAppointedTerm ExpiresPositionCounty
Ball, DonaldMember; Chairman
Benson, Robert P.Member; Counsel
Hebel, Carol9/10/20159/8/2016Member; SecretaryJefferson
Hiles, RickMember; Vice-Chairman
Salmen, Peter W. Jr.Member
Scheen, RandyMember; Treasurer
Regard, Andre Fereole11/6/20186/8/2019MemberFayette

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