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Leg Up Therapeutic Riding Center

EIN: 20-5851043
Founded: 2007
391 Maxwell Hill Road
Pulaski TN 38478
Last Updated 2010-10-11

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 and shelter of horses.

Our Mission/How we are involved with horses:
Leg Up Therapeutic Riding Center is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that strives to inspire the lives of those with life challenges through the benefits of equine assisted activities that promote treatment of emotional, behavioral, social, mental and physical needs.

Volunteer Opportunities

Lesson Assistants
Individuals that assist during lessons may act as horse leader, side walker, or aid.

Volunteer Opportunities
Horse experience is welcomed, but not required. All volunteers will attend an orientation/training session appropriate for the tasks they're interested in.

Barn Assistant
Individuals that help with the care of horses by feeding, grooming, cleaning tack or stalls, and acting as horse handlers

Administrative/Office Assistant
Individuals that assist with general office procedures: filing, copying, paper "jockey", communications coordination.

Special Event Assistant
Individuals that assist with fund raising activities, staff information booth at public events, help with open house and/or training activities.

Facility Maintenance Assistant
Individuals that assist in task such as mowing, weed-eating, fence repair and pasture maintenance.

Wish List Items

Arena Improvement Project
As we are entering our last phase of arena improvement, we welcome donations to assist in adding sand to improve the arena footing for horses and riders.

Horse Tack/Grooming Supplies
Looking for tack and grooming supplies that are in good condition. *Specific need for a 70" turn-out blanket*.

Sponsorship For Riders
Donations earmarked for riders allows us to offer services for free at a reduced rate (1 rider for 8-week session = $120.00)

Sponsorship For Horses
Donations targeted for horse maintenance go to veterinarian care, farriery, feed, de-worming, etc.

Heavy Duty Riding Mower
New or used/good condition mower to maintain grounds. (Minimum 18 hp; 44 inch cut)