Chief Joseph Foundation

Chief Joseph Foundation
P.O.Box 413
Lapwai ID 83540

Tax ID/EIN: 82-0445172
Year Founded: 1991
Last Updated 2013-04-09

Public Charity

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Primary Focus involving horses (Horse Welfare, Public Service, Sport & Recreation):  Public Service

Our organization operates programs involved with providing equine assisted activities and therapies (EAAT) using certified instructors for individuals with special needs.

Our organization is directly responsible for the care of horses to provide its services.

Our Mission/How we are involved with horses:
Chief Joseph Foundation enables local leadership to facilitate maturation of reservation and local youth. Youth/equestrian programs are used to engage at-risk youth in real life situations. Youth gain coping skills and commitment toward achievement. Efforts are carried out in the context of education, cultural preservation, community interaction and relationship healing.

Volunteer Opportunities

There are no volunteer opportunity listings posted at this time

Wish List Items

Youth And Teen Western Wear
Youth and Teen Western Wear needed. From hats to boots! All sizes hats, jeans, shirts, belts and boots.

Horse Feed
Horse feed (hay) needed for 20 Appaloosa horses. Horses are ridden during programs given by Chief Joseph Foundation for local and reservation youth.