Love and Support for Jockey Vinnie Bednar

As many of you know, on Saturday, August 22nd Vinnie Bednar suffered significant injuries. He underwent emergency surgery at USC and is awaiting transfer to Craig Hospital in Colorado to start a long road of rehabilitation. With the injuries that he sustained, little is known about his long-term prognosis but we know a long road is ahead. As the family receives more information on his status this page will continue to be updated. The owner of Sammy’s Original (whom many of you have been to), Pete Genovese, is a dear friend of Vinnie’s and as such, we are rallying together to raise funds that go directly to Vinnie as he navigates his recovery. We would like to sincerely thank the Thoroughbred LA Radio Show for their continued support. We have set an arbitrary goal of $250,000, but how can we truly put any sort of number on a wonderful young man who has always, always helped others in need. 50885208_159898016316182_r.jpeg


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  • Janine Barrett 
    • $15 
    • 16 d
  • Anonymous 
    • $50 
    • 22 d
  • George DeLuca 
    • $25 
    • 24 d
  • Anonymous 
    • $50 
    • 27 d
  • Glenn Porter 
    • $50 
    • 29 d
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Sammys Original 
Lake Forest, CA

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