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Nonprofit Overview

Causes: Animal Protection & Welfare, Animal Services, Animals

Mission: Our goal with www.specialhorses.org is to provide fundraising opportunities, marketing assistance, educational opportunities, and community outreach for registered 501(c)3 not-for-profit groups involved with equine rescue, rehabilitation, and retirement.

Results: Since 2009, Special Horses has raised several thousand dollars each year to help gold standard, in-the-trenches equine welfare organizations carry out their missions.

Target demographics: gold-standard 501(c)3 equine welfare organizations with their rescue, rehabilitation and rehoming efforts.

Direct beneficiaries per year: 11 rescues by raising over $13,000 to help with their rescue efforts.

Geographic areas served: the United States

Programs: on line fundraisers (auctions, Secret Santas), promotion and marketing, creating brochures and flyers, and assistance with grant applications.

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2 Stories from Volunteers, Donors & Supporters

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Donor

Rating: 5

Special Horses began with one woman and one special horse who recognized the need to help other, less fortunate animals. They support all facets of, and many varied, equine rescue. There is always another idea and goal to meet. Plus, they put the FUN in fundraising using social media, with zany and unusual auctions that are eye-catching and attractive, even to non-horse people. I love supporting Special Horses!

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Special Horses Thank you so much for all your support!

1 Irene J.

Donor

Rating: 5

They are constantly working to raise money. There are no DOWN DAYS at Special Horses! They help several rescues and will go the extra mile for each one.

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Special Horses 10/03/2017

Yes we do, and thanks to your support, we will always be able to go the extra mile!

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Volunteer

Rating: 5

Great job on raising money for several rescues!!! I participate in their auctions and always win the fudge!!

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Special Horses 04/07/2016

And we are grateful for such wonderful supporters like you, Irene!

1 Vickie A.

Volunteer

Rating: 5

This organization is truly a caring one - They support multiple rescues and organizations that that help and support our horses. They fund raise with donations, auctions (with absolutely unique and coveted items) - Bottom line THEY CARE and they support - they have HEART!

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Special Horses 10/07/2016

Thank you so much! Your comments mean so much!