Austin Ralls and Champion Saddlery will be collecting coats for the Appalachian ministries. Gently used and new coats will be collected through October 23. Pick up is available at the Ranch Events Show, and the Ohio Quarter Horse Congress October 21-23. Drop off location is the Champion Saddlery in Ashland, VA.
This is an AQHYA Region and VQHYA Community Service Project. All donations to help the Appalachian families of West Virginia. For more information of questions, please contact Austin Ralls Newportb3@gmail.com
The VQHYA is raffling off a chance to win a Harris Headstall, valued at $1500. Tickets are $25 each or 5 for $100. Tickets will be sold during Banquet, at the Pre Turkey, and at the Ranch Horse Events 1 & 2. You can also download raffle tickets Here.
The drawing will be held at the VQHA Banquet.
Checks may be made to VQHYA and sent to:
7735 Neavils Lane
Catlett, VA 20119
It is time once again to choose VQHA’s 2016 Most Valuable Professional. This award is given by the AQHA to the Most Valuable Professional Horseman belonging to each state and provincial affiliate in recognition of service and support to that affiliate. Please submit the nomination form to Tina Stoher, no later than September 15, 2016 by 5:00 PM.
The following VQHA Board Positions are up for election for 2016 – 2017:
Secretary– currently held by Tina Stoher
Treasurer– currently held by Laura Boardwine
Director at Large #2– currently held by David Lamb
Director at Large #4– currently held by Clarence Green
Director at Large #6– currently held by Loretta Tozer
Director Central Region– currently held by Fay Pawlak
Director Greater Richmond– currently held by Kristy Drew-Pruitt
Director Northern Region– currently held by Kevin Babcock
If you are interested in applying for one of these positions please send a letter of intent to the VQHA Nomination Committee, Attn: Michelle L. Tyson, 3515 Lancaster Ring Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22408 or email, RYDQHS@verizon.net
, by September 20, 2016.
We would like to thank our sponsors for the 2016 VQHA Breeders Futurity Show!
- The Virginia Horse Industry Board
- Crystal Speeks Strohecker
- Tina Stoher- Dalton Realty
- Debbie Williams- Equine Account Management Services
- Charlie Rogers Show Horses
- The Troutman Family
We are still looking for sponsors. It’s $20 to sponsor a class or $50 to sponsor a division. If you are interested please contact Mike Stoher: 804-572-8284