My Nonprofit Reviews
Review for Minis and Friends, Austin, TX, USA
I work at a treatment center for children who have suffered extreme neglect and abuse. The children I work with deal with lots of traumatic memories and struggle to heal and move beyond their histories. Many suffer from depression it means so much to them when the Minis come visit. For the time that the horses are with them, they forget about their problems and are able to laugh and smile. They LOVE petting and walking the horses around. Sally and Gil are generous with their time and resources, even printing photos of the children with the minis on site, during a Christmas holiday visit. They are gentle souls with gentle horses who help our children with their healing process. We appreciate them and look forward to every visit.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
I have watched the kids' faces light up when they see the miniature horses. I have seen moods go from gloomy to excited and stay that way long after the minis had to leave. Seems to work on the adults who are around as well.
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
This is a fabulous group. I wouldn't change anything!