The Dressage Foundation
The Dressage Foundation is a 501(c)(3), non-profit, tax-exempt, donor-driven organization that is dedicated to educating, supporting, and advancing the sport of dressage. The organization solicits contributions, appropriately allocates the donations, and awards grants and scholarships to dressage riders, judges, instructors, breeders, high performance teams, and nonprofit equestrian organizations. For more information, please visit www.dressagefoundation.org.
TDF’s Verne Batchelder Instructor Fund Awards Two Grants to Dressage Instructors
The Dressage Foundation (TDF) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2022 Verne Batchelder Instructor Fund grants are Alexa Derr (PA) and Kiersten Vroman (NY).
Posted on Mar 10, 2023
The Dressage Foundation Announces New Grants for U.S. Military Members and Dependents
The Dressage Foundation is honored to announce its new Military Grant Fund, established by Colonel David and Sue Bender of Beech Island, South Carolina.
Posted on Feb 17, 2023
The Dressage Foundation Honors Ralph Dreitzler and Awards Nancy Hutson Volunteer Award
The Dressage Foundation (TDF) is pleased to announce that Ralph Dreitzler (WA), has been given the distinguished honor of Director Emeritus.
Posted on Feb 2, 2023
Young Graduate Program Participants and USDF Earn Grants from the Dressage Foundation
The Dressage Foundation (TDF) has announced that a total of $17,000 has been awarded to support the upcoming USDF/USEF Young Rider Graduate Program, to be held in Florida on January 14-15, 2023.
Posted on Jan 4, 2023
The Dressage Foundation and Margaret Duprey Announce $100,000 Matching Gift Challenge for Young Rider Dream Program
Thanks to the generosity of Margaret Duprey and Cherry Knoll Farm, The Dressage Foundation (TDF) is thrilled to be able to boost the strength of its Young Rider Dream Program.
Posted on Oct 20, 2022
Katie Duerrhammer Awarded The Dressage Foundation’s 10th Annual Patsy Albers Award
The Dressage Foundation has announced that Katie Duerrhammer is the recipient of its 2022 Patsy Albers Award, which was first awarded in 2013 in special remembrance of Patsy.
Posted on Oct 9, 2022
The Dressage Foundation Opens Applications for 2023 Young Rider Dream Program
The Dressage Foundation is excited to announce that applications for the 2023 Young Rider Dream Program trip to Wellington, Florida, are now being accepted. Applications are due October 7, 2022, and the application is available online at dressagefoundation.org.
Posted on Jul 13, 2022
The Dressage Foundation’s Jane Savoie Adult Amateur Fund Awards Inaugural Grant
The Dressage Foundation (TDF) is honored to announce the first recipient of the Jane Savoie Fund for Adult Amateurs. Denise Jostes (MN) will receive a $5,000 grant to train for six weeks with FEI trainer Brian Hafner
Posted on Jun 15, 2022
TDF Awards Trip Harting Pony Club Fund Grant To Christine Headley
The Dressage Foundation is pleased to award a $1,000 grant from its Trip HartingFund for Pony Club Members and Graduates to Christine Headley of Port Townsend, WA.
Posted on Apr 26, 2022
The Dressage Foundation Awards Grant to Dressage Instructor for USDF Instructor/Trainer Program
The Dressage Foundation is pleased to announce the first recipient of a grant from its Maryal and Charlie Barnett Continuing Education for Dressage Instructors Fund for 2022.
Posted on Feb 24, 2022