Serving the needs
of the people in
the horse racing
"For God so loved the world that He gave His one and only Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have eternal life."
The Ocala Farm Ministry a 501(c) (3) charity, is a division of the Race Track Chaplaincy Of America (RTCA).
OUR MISSION & GOAL is to provide for the spiritual, emotional, physical, social and educational needs of the horse industry's vast workforce; to provide those valuable employees with the support system that they need.
WE ARE THE PEOPLE who take care of the people who take care of the horses.
Did you know....
Florida is home to some 600 Thoroughbred breeding farms and training centers with more than 75% located right here - in the Ocala/Marion County region. Thoroughbred breeders and owners have a multi-billion dollar investment and provide an estimated 30,000 jobs; more than 13,000 are here in Marion County and surrounding area. These breeding farms and training centers, which are the nurseries of the racing industry, are dependent on their dedicated workforce. *stats provided by FTBOA/Florida Thoroughbred Owners' and Breeders' Association