B.E.S.T.’s functions are largely provided as a result of the generous contributions of the New York Racing Association (NYRA), and the New York Thoroughbred Horseman’s Association (NYTHA). In addition, B.E.S.T. is grateful for the donations from hundreds of individuals across the U.S. as well as the Thoroughbred Charities of America Foundation, the Macy’s Foundation,T.D. Bank, and the N.Y. State Department of Health.
B.E.S.T.’s substance abuse services at Belmont Park and the Saratoga Race Course are provided in accordance with a license for outpatient counseling with the State of New York’s Office of Alcohol and Substance Abuse Services.
B.E.S.T.’s medical services are provided in part by a grant with The New York State Department of Health and in collaboration with Saratoga Hospital and the Long Island FQHC.