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Review for Equi-Kids Therapeutic Riding Program, Virginia Beach, VA, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

I,ve been a volunteer at Equi Kids for apps.9 years. Through the years I,ve seen Equi Kids grow into what is now a top rated facility. it is heart warming to see children of all ages responding to the instructors, the volunteers and the horses as well as the volunteers interacting with the riders.

Equi Kids is a place where you can make a diffrence both in the lives of others and in your personal life as well.

I was volunteering in a school partnership program and some of the children from this particular school had never been in a barn or even seen a real live horse. They were scared silly yet by the end of their eight week session they didn't want to get off the horse! What a celebration we had....does a body good! There are too many stories to tell that would bring you to tears and I mean happy tears..... You have to see for yourself!

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

By being a volunteer, I share the experience of seeing our wonderful riders achieve their goals and share in their excitement. Their self esteem soars! It has made me more aware of the true meaning of living.......putting your heart and soul into giving.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Equi Kids is constantly changing . The staff is forever improving every phase of the programs. It has become a safer, friendlier and more accessible facility. I trust the decisions that are made on everyone's behalf and wouldn't,a change a thing.

Role:  Volunteer & I,m a Team leader and fill in wherever I,m needed at Equi Kids.