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Phone: 443-623-5727
12416 Seabury Lane
Bowie
Maryland 20715
USA
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Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: Spend time caring for the horses in our program as well as various barn chores and tasks.
Assisting with office work, horseback riding & horsemanship programs, events, fund raising, marketing, and advertisement.

Programs: Equine Assisted Mentoring
Equine Assisted Psychotherapy (EAP)
Equine Assisted Learning (EAL)
Horse Sanctuary
Horseback Riding & Horsemanship

Mission:
This organization is dedicated to adopting rescued and unwanted horses in order to give them a forever loving home and utilizes the horses to educate, mentor, and counsel individuals, children, and families through various equine assisted activities & therapies.

Results:
Certified by the Equine Assisted Growth and Learning Association (EAGALA) to conduct Equine Assisted Psychotherapy and Learning.

Certified by the Certified Horsemanship Association (CHA) to conduct horseback riding and horsemanship lessons.

Proud members of the Maryland Horse Council.

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11/13/13
My organization at The Big Purple Barn has had the pleasure of partnering with Kristy and Desire through both the after school program they offer and the special needs community they serve. The horses and ponies at our sanctuary have provided the opportunity to allow individuals and horses to ... more »
10/26/12
We have had the pleasure of working with Desire Ministries' programs through Kristy and have enjoyed sharing our horses with everyone in the program. It is a special feeling indeed to see someone come alive while visiting with the horses. Kristy is a wonderful teacher with a kind heart. Her ... more »
10/25/12
Desire Ministries is the best after school activity at my son's school. This program gives my son the opportunity to learn not just about horses as it relates to how they live or what they eat, but also how some horses are living in danger and need to be rescued. Mrs. Alvarez has a huge heart for ... more »
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