Spirit's Promise Equine Rescue
2746 Sound Avenue
RIVERHEAD NY 11901
Last Updated 2018-06-12
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Our Mission/How we are involved with horses:
Our Mission is to rescue horses who are abused, neglected, or unwanted. When these beautiful animals arrive, we give them a new educational and recuperative purpose in retirement and through our equine therapy programs.
Primary Focus involving horses (Horse Welfare, Public Service, Sport & Recreation): Horse Welfare
Our organization operates programs involved with horse rescue, foster care, rehabilitation, adoption and/or retirement.
Our organization operates programs involved with providing equine assisted activities and therapies (EAAT) using certified instructors for individuals with special needs.
Our organization's primary activity is equine retirement.Our organization is directly responsible for the care and shelter of horses.
75% of our total programs and services are horse-related.
Our organization conducts its horse-related programs at one facility.
Our organization operates programs involved with horses and other animals.
Volunteers NeededWe have a multitude of needs: horse care (feeding, cleaning stalls and paddocks, filling and cleaning water troughs/buckets, chicken coops, and other tasks that need to be completed on a daily basis); facility maintenance (barn maintenance, fence checks, fence installation and repairs, weed control, tree maintenance, and other typical activities); fundraising, grant research and writing; administration/organization, outreach; events; special projects; etc. We need help with trailering/transportation at special events, coordinating volunteers, event organization, processing adoption applications, checking references, doing site visits, and follow-up visits. If you are not sure where you fit in, we can discuss to find out where your skills are best suited.
Overhead & Therapy ArenaOur overhead is extremely high with 29 equines and we would like a grant to cover the medical and feed costs incurred.
We need an indoor ring to continue our equine therapy all year long. We are hoping to raise $100,000.