Horses, Changing Lives One Stride at a Time

Dates Volunteer is Needed: 
Ongoing, Flexible
Number of Volunteers Needed: 
Description of the Volunteer Opportunity: 

Our volunteers are vital to the success of our organization and to the fulfillment of our mission. NMCTR offers the most comprehensive and effective therapeutic riding program in Northern New Mexico. If you are interested in contributing your time and talents to our program, please join us! Anyone with a desire to make a real difference in the lives of those with special needs is most welcome. Also, if you love (or think you might love) horses, this is the place for you!

Volunteer duties/possibilities include (but are not limited to):
Horse Care and Handling (such as grooming, feeding, exercising)
Rider Assistance during lessons
Barn Maintenance (such as cleaning stalls, tack, sweeping)
Fundraising Activities
Assistance with Administrative Duties

Areas of Interest: 
Children and Youth
Health and Medicine
Great for: 
Who Will Be Impacted Through This Project: 

Individuals with special needs. Students of all ages and abilities participate in our program with the ultimate goal of learning to ride as independently as possible, gaining enhanced self-confidence from their accomplishments.

Is This an Ongoing Opportunity?: 
Is This a Group Opportunity?: 
Minimum Age of Volunteers: 
Additional Requirements: 

We do not require previous experience, though it is a plus, we will train each of you and help you succeed as a volunteer!

Last Updated: Aug 10 2020
Address of Project Site
100 S. Polo Dr.
Santa Fe
New Mexico
Contact Info
(505) 695-0017


The Center for Nonprofit Excellence provides these volunteer opportunities as a service to our community and does not assume any responsibility for the validity of such postings. To ensure accurate and up-to-date information, please contact the organization who posted the opportunity.

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