The inspirational dedication and devotion of our EQUI-KIDS volunteers enable us to deliver our mission every day and we are grateful for each and every one of our volunteers who selflessly offer their service to support our therapeutic riding program. With more than 300 volunteers delivering 14,000 hours of service, our program offers numerous ways that you can help.
Sidewalkers help groom and tack the horses before the lesson and are needed to walk beside the horse in lessons to provide physical and emotional support to the rider. Sidewalkers partner with their rider and the Instructor to ensure the riders' safety during the lesson.
Horse Leaders help tack and groom the horses before the lesson. Horse Leaders warm-up the horse before the lesson and lead the horse during the lesson. Horse Leaders partner with the horse, rider and the Instructor to ensure the rider's safety during the lesson.
Barn volunteers help with the program by assisting with cleaning stalls, cleaning the tack and equipment, helping with repairs around the farm.
Administrative and Special Event volunteers are needed to serve on special events committee to help with fundraising events and assist with administrative projects in the office. Volunteers are also needed to help with greeting our riders and guests at the receptionist desk.
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One Stride at a Time!
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