Lapwai ID 83540
Tax ID/EIN: 82-0445172
Year Founded: 1991
Last Updated 2013-04-09
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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:
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.
There are no volunteer opportunity listings posted at this time
Youth And Teen Western WearYouth and Teen Western Wear needed. From hats to boots! All sizes hats, jeans, shirts, belts and boots.
Horse FeedHorse feed (hay) needed for 20 Appaloosa horses. Horses are ridden during programs given by Chief Joseph Foundation for local and reservation youth.