FAST is pleased to announce that they are awarding a $1500.00 Grant to The Waynesville Horse Show in Smithfield, North Carolina, July 18, 2019.

The Show will take place at the Haywood County Fairgrounds and will benefit Meals on Wheels of Haywood County.

The FAST Board voted unanimously to approve this grant request. 

FAST Mission Statement is preserving the Horse and the Industry and that to do that FAST has the Unified Horse Show Development Fund, (UHDP), to assist all new and/or struggling shows. We are proud to assist in helping this new show and their mission of helping those in need hold their first annual show. For more information on the show contact Carol Missildine or Denny Russell at 919-915-1781.

Anyone interested in more information on putting on a Tennessee Walking Horse Show lease contact FAST. FAST is dedicated to helping to promote and preserve the Tennessee Walking Show Horse as well as the venues in which they are showcased. In order to help promote and preserve our horse, please help future projects by making a donation to FAST either on its web site at or by mailing to PO Box 259, Shelbyville, TN 37162. To make a direct donation to UHDP Fund indicate in donation.

FAST is a 501 (c)3 organization that’s mission is to promote and preserve the Tennessee Walking Show Horse.  All donations are tax deductible and are put to immediate use in the industry.  For more information or to make a donation visit FAST online at