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Celebrating National Volunteer Week at Medicine Horse

Today, April 21st, marks the beginning of National Volunteer Week! This is a time when we pause to

reflect on the extraordinary contributions of our dedicated volunteers, who infuse Medicine Horse with boundless energy, compassion, and commitment. At Medicine Horse, our mission is not just about healing through equine therapy; it's about building a community of support and empowerment.

Founded on the principle that the human-equine bond has the power to transform lives, Medicine Horse provides therapeutic programs for individuals facing physical, emotional, and cognitive challenges. From youth struggling to make connections, to veterans grappling with PTSD, our programs offer a sanctuary where healing begins from the ground up. And none of this would be possible without the selfless dedication of our volunteers.

During National Volunteer Week, we take the opportunity to shine a spotlight on the invaluable work our volunteers do for us. Whether they're mucking out stalls, horse handling during therapy sessions, or part of our development committee, each act of service contributes to the profound impact we have on the lives of those we serve.

One of the most remarkable aspects of volunteering at Medicine Horse is the sense of community it fosters. Volunteers come from all walks of life, united by a common purpose: to make a difference in the lives of others. Whether they're seasoned equestrians or have never set foot in a barn before, each person brings something unique to the table, enriching our programs and strengthening our bonds.

As we celebrate National Volunteer Week, we want to express our deepest gratitude to each and every volunteer who has walked through our barn. Your kindness, generosity, and unwavering dedication inspire us every day. You are the backbone of our organization, and we are endlessly grateful for the countless ways you support our mission.

To all the volunteers who lend their time, talents, and hearts to Medicine Horse, thank you. Thank you for believing in our vision, for sharing your gifts with those in need, and for being shining examples of the power of compassion in action. You are truly the heartbeat of our organization, and we are honored to walk this journey alongside you.


Join our Volunteer Team!

For those who feel inspired to join our community of volunteers and make a meaningful difference with Medicine Horse, we welcome you with open arms. Whether you're an experienced equestrian or simply have a passion for helping others, there are countless ways to get involved. From assisting with therapy sessions to helping out with administrative tasks, every contribution is valued and appreciated.

If you're ready to embark on this rewarding journey with us, we invite you to visit our website

or reach out to our volunteer coordinator for more information on how to get started. Together, we can continue to harness the power of the human-equine bond to create positive change in the lives of those we serve.

Thank you for considering volunteering with Medicine Horse. Your willingness to give your time and energy to support our mission means the world to us. We look forward to welcoming you into our community and working together to make a difference in the lives of others.


Happy National Volunteer Week, from all of us at Medicine Horse. Together, we're making miracles happen, one hoofbeat at a time.

Anna Birman

Volunteer and Program Coordinator


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