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Nonprofit Overview

Causes: Centers to Support the Independence of Specific Populations, Equestrian, Human Services, Recreation & Sports, Sports

Mission: Project R.I.D.E. Inc. provides recreational therapeutic horseback riding instruction to people with special needs.

Target demographics: People with physical or developmental special needs ages 3 and up

Direct beneficiaries per year: 595

Geographic areas served: Greater Sacramento Area

Programs: Recreational therapeutic horseback riding lessons

Community Stories

21 Stories from Volunteers, Donors & Supporters

Volunteer

Rating: 5

Such a great place run by a great staff! I volunteered here over the summer got to witness the magic first hand!

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volunteer 11/01/2016

It's the volunteers that make the magic happen. Thanks for being a part of it!

Wendy166

Volunteer

Rating: 5

Project RIDE uses a team of people and horses to put smiles on the faces of the wonderful kids they serve.

Volunteer

Rating: 5

My brother rode at Project RIDE and I've been a volunteer for many years. I love every minute I spend at the RIDE barn.

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volunteer 11/01/2016

We love having you with us rprettym! Hope you'll be with us for many more years...

Volunteer

Rating: 4

Staff that cares about the students they work with. They put all they have into improving the program and building the kids' confidence.

Michelle400

Volunteer

Rating: 5

Postive vibes hit you as soon as you walk in the door. The emotional support they provide to their clients is amazing. Whether you have children riding here or not it's therapeutic for all!!

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Volunteer

Rating: 5

An amazing gift to people with disabilities. i get the awesome pleadure to watch people ride horses and the wonderful expressions the you can see in their eyes is pure joy and trust. And the people that work there are amazing. So much love and life shared. You are family. One big huge family

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Volunteer

Rating: 5

They saved my life! I struggle with PTSD and the staff, the kids, the horses and other volunteers made me feel worth something!

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Volunteer

Rating: 5

Awesome program, volunteers, staff, and riders. Best in Elk Grove.

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Volunteer

Rating: 5

Great place to volunteer!! Fun friendly dedicated staff! You rock PR!!

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Volunteer

Rating: 5

Great place, known as Disney Land by many, because it truly is the happiest place on earth. How could you refuse to vollunteer at such a magical place, even the smelliest of stalls are are joy to clean!! If I have free time, I spend it here!!