Churchill Downs Incorporated Recognized at Louisville Business First 2023 Partners in Philanthropy Awards

LOUISVILLE, KY., (August 25, 2023– Churchill Downs Incorporated (“CDI”) announced today that they have been recognized as a Top Ten Large Company for philanthropic giving at the 2023 Louisville Business First Partners in Philanthropy Awards. Each year, these awards shine a spotlight on Kentuckiana businesses who give back to their community through impactful philanthropic initiatives.

Ten Kentuckiana businesses are selected through an application process in three categories (Small, Medium and Large) to be recognized as a top charitable donor in 2022. In total, 30 honorees were chosen this year in the designated categories. Finishing in seventh place amongst other large philanthropic companies such as Brown-Forman, Humana and Kroger Co., it was officially announced that CDI donated $4.99 Million to non-profit organizations in 2022.

“CDI follows a long tradition of corporate social responsibility and has been a committed charitable partner for decades in the Kentuckiana area and communities across the U.S.” said Tonya Abeln, VP of Corporate Communications for CDI. “As a company, it is critically important to support organizations across each of our properties that help enrich a community’s quality of life and contribute to the unique identity of the regions we serve.”

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About Churchill Downs Incorporated

Churchill Downs Incorporated (NASDAQ: CHDN) has been creating extraordinary entertainment experiences for nearly 150 years, beginning with the company’s most iconic and enduring asset, the Kentucky Derby. Headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, CDI has expanded through the development of live and historical racing entertainment venues, the growth of the TwinSpires horse racing online wagering business and the operation and development of regional casino gaming properties.