Friends of the Fort Worth Herd

$2,525 of $22,000 goal

Raised by 26 people in 22 months
Kristin Jaworski
for Friends of the Fort Worth Herd (Friends of the Fort Worth Her...
 FORT WORTH, TX
Meet the Fort Worth Herd there’s 22 handsome gentlemen connecting you with the Old West in Fort Worth, Tx. 

The Herd: Sheriff Smitty, Imperial Chex, Valentino, Red Hot Tamale, Thunder, Texas Red, Goodnight, Brown Sugar, Matterhorn, Hail Damage, Sundance, Chisholm, DFW, Rusty, Rojo, Reata, Pugsley, Lucky, Gypsy, Freckles, Norman and Hook'em.  


Donate now to help the Fort Worth Herd program continue its growth and educational programs. Even a $5 tax deductable donation will help support the world's only twice daily cattle drive in the historic Fort Worth Stockyards. 


The Texas longhorn and the American Cowboy are two of the most enduring symbols of the old west, they are a big reason why Fort Worth earned the nickname "Cowtown". Today, the romance & mystique of the cattle drive era is alive through the Fort Worth Herd, the world's only twice daily cattle drive. 

Equipped with a diverse group of cowboys, authentic clothing, period tack, and 22 majestic Texas longhorns, the Fort Worth Herd makes its way down East Exchange Avenue twice daily in the Historic Fort Worth Stockyards for over 700,000 visitors each year.

In addition to being a driving force in tourism, the Fort Worth Herd has equal value as an educational tool for the over 16,700 school children who learn about history, economics, and finance rooted in Fort Worth's cattle industry through the Fort Worth Herd education program.


 ​The “Friends of the Fort Worth Herd” (FOFWH) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, directedby a volunteer board and committed to providing critical monetary, in-kind, and volunteer support to the Fort Worth Herd program.  The funds raised through “Friends of the Fort Worth Herd” help to ensure that the Fort Worth Herd continues to be one of the single most recognizable symbols of the City of Fort Worth and an irreplaceable icon of Fort Worth’s rich history and extraordinary present.

Visit www.fortworthherd.com for more information about the program. Contact 817-336-4373 for questions about The Herd or the Friends of the Fort Worth Herd. 

Twitter @fortworthherd
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Facebook @thefortworthherd

All donations go to the Non-Profit Organization, Friends of the Fort Worth Herd. We thank you for your support.
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$2,525 of $22,000 goal

Raised by 26 people in 22 months
Created June 15, 2016
Funds raised will benefit:
Friends of the Fort Worth Herd (Friends of the Fort Worth Her...
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Fort Worth, TX
EIN: 752878536
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Annette Beard
20 months ago
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I love Bluegrass!!!

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$50
Tom Hill
21 months ago
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His first name is Texas; that's where he belongs!

$50
Craig Jackson
22 months ago
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Happy to help the Fort Worth herd.

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$100
Francene Allen
22 months ago
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Helping to drive Bluegrass to the Herd. Can't wait to see him in TX!

$100
Anonymous
22 months ago
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Mitzi Davis - in honor of Steve Murrin's Birthday from Mitzi and Bill Davis' family

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