Mark your calendars for Monday, August 31st at 6pm!

Second Stride’s 9th annual Derby fundraiser is going VIRTUAL! Featuring our Signature Handicapping Preview Panel, this live streaming event will be a great opportunity to get your inside tips for the 146th Kentucky Derby while supporting the thoroughbred athletes who make it all possible.

Registration opens August 3rd on our website, Facebook page and via email for our e-newsletter subscribers. Plan to join us for this special insiders’ take on the 2020 Derby!

We are a GuideStar Platinum Level approved 501C3 not for profit that is volunteer driven. We also are Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance approved and certified by the State of Kentucky in Equine rescue.



Support Second Stride during Give For Good Louisville 2020!
Get ready to give on the only community-wide giving day of the year, Thursday, September 17th. Make a donation to Second Stride at


Be socially (media) active: Post on Facebook and tweet about Second Stride and #GiveForGoodLouBecome a fundraising Champion: we need peer-to-peer fundraisers to drive people to our Give For Good Louisville profile on September 17th. Contact us at for more information on how to become a fundraising champion for Second Stride!


Second Stride Night at Le Moo!
Bring your friends and join Second Stride at Le Moo (2300 Lexington Road, 40206) on Sunday, November 15th for a night of great food while supporting Second Stride and a local restaurant!  Just mention you’re there for Second Stride, and we’ll receive 10% of the proceeds.

Our 2020 Event Sponsors: