Emma and Georgina Bloomberg Horse Whisperer Award
Established in 2019 by the EQUUS Foundation in honor of Emma and Georgina Bloomberg.
2020: Omega Horse Rescue and Rehabilitation Center, Airville, PA
Gore Family Memorial Foundation Horse Whisperer Award
Established in 2020 by the EQUUS Foundation in honor of the Gore Family's commitment to equine rescue and equine assisted activities and therapies.
2020: Lucky Orphans Horse Rescue, Inc., Dover Plains, NY, & Saving Horses, Inc, Encinitas, CA
Jackson Family Horse Whisperer Award
Established in 2020 by the EQUUS Foundation in honor of the Jackson Family's commitment to horse welfare.
2020: Gerda's Equine Rescue, Inc., West Townshend, VT, & The Equus Effect, Sharon, CT
Lafitte De Muze Horse Whisperer Award
Established in 2018 by Cheryl Olsten in the name of her horse, Lafitte De Muze, to protect America's horses at risk for abuse and neglect, and to inspire others who experience the joy of horses to help ensure that all horses live in comfort and with dignity throughout their lives.
2020: Colorado Horse Rescue, Longmont, CO, & This Old Horse, Inc., Hastings, MN
Mighty Nice Horse Whisperer Award
Established in 2018 by Caroline Moran in recognition of 2017 Horse Stars Hall of Fame Inductee Mighty Nice owned by HnD Group, which was formed in memory of the late Bruce Duchossois, who owned Mighty Nice before his passing in 2014.
2020: Secretariat Center, Lexington, KY
Newstead Foundation Horse Whisperer Award
Established in 2019 by the EQUUS Foundation in recognition of the long-standing dedication of the Newstead Foundation and the Firestone Family to safeguarding of comfort and dignity of horses throughout their lives.
2020: Project Horse Empowerment Center, Great Falls, VA, & Sprout Therapeutic Riding and Education Center, Aldie, VA
Richard L. Parish Memorial Horse Whisperer Award
Established in 2014 by the family of Richard L. Parish in recognition of his leadership and dedication for over 45 years to the causes supported by the Richard Laurence Parish Foundation.
2020: Charleston Area Therapeutic Riding, John’s Island, SC, Green Chimneys Children’s Services, Brewster, NY, & Mitchell Farm Equine Retirement, Salem, CT
Split Rock Farm/Bobbie & Derek Braun Horse Whisperer Award
Established in 2020 by the EQUUS Foundation in honor of dedication of the Braun Family and Split Rock Farm to powerful impact of horses in our lives.
2020: Giant Steps Therapeutic Equestrian Center, Inc., Petaluma, CA
Weisberg Family Foundation Horse Whisperer Award
Established in 2018 by the Weisberg Family Foundation, a private philanthropic organization with a passion for serving horses, children and veterans.
2020: Sarasota Manatee Association for Riding Therapy, Inc (SMART), Bradenton, FL, & Horsepower, Inc., High Point, NC