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 How You Can Help

Volunteering at BTR

Donations & Sponsorships

 

Who can help

    • Anyone over the age of 14 with an interest in being of service
    • Those with no prior horse knowledge (but it can be very useful!)
    • People with just a few hours a week available; your schedule is our schedule!

 Help is sincerely appreciated in

various capacities

    • Sidewalkers (friendly horse-loving people who walk next to the rider)
    • Horse leaders (with a little training you can become an expert wrangler)
    • Behind-the-scenes helpers (fundraising, printing, special-event coordinator)
    • Donate your therapeutic services (for OT, PT, and Speech professionals)
    • Sponsor a horse or child

 

FORMS FOR DOWNLOAD

NOTE: Some slower connections may take longer to download

 

Volunteer Information

                 

Volunteer Guide

1.2MB .PDF File

Volunteer Policies & Procedures
122KB .PDF File

 

● Forms

 

Volunteer Application

2.3MB .PDF File

 

 For further information please call:

Phyllis Clartk at (406) 239-7064

 

Reference

PATH ~ Professional Association of Therapeuutic Horsemanship International

 

 

 

 

 

 

When we think about all the things we do,
there isn't a thought that doesn't include you.
Marking our days with a special plus,
knowing our sponsors are there for us.
We may not walk, or jog, or speak,
but our time at Bitterroot Therapeutic,
is the highlight of our week.
With your support our world expands,
you let us know that we 'really can'.
We can reach goals, we can excel,
we can contribute ... and do it well!
You give us pride and reason to hope,
and with our thanks we write this note.
Thank you for your time and care,
as we strive each day knowing you're there.

by Linda Olson, Founder
Copyright 2009

 

Mike

Mike was diagnosed with cerebral palsy at birth. He is now 28 years old and through the support of his much appreciated sponsor, the Dennis & Phyllis Washington Foundation, he has been riding in the BTR program since 2002. Washington Foundation's generosity enables Mike to enjoy independence. For someone who needs physical help in every other area of his life, riding continues to be Mike's passion. ~ 2016

Abbie

Abbie's "never quit" attitude comes charging through when she rides. Born deaf with spondylothesis of her back and athotoid cerebral palsy, she has a hard time controlling her movements. Riding not only makes her back more comfortable, it improves her coordination and allows her competitive spirit to shine while competing in Valley Olympians. With the benefit of her sponsor, Rapp Family Foundation, Abbie will continue to bring home blue ribbons.

Scout & Peaches

Two of our professional equine therapists sponsored by Terry Horn and Robin Perdomo.

FORMS FOR DOWNLOAD                 

Sponsorship & Contribution Form

926KB .PDF File

Join the BTR team and make a difference!


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MEDICAID accepted through Home and Community Based Waiver

 

Established 2000

Member Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International

BTR is a 501(c)3 Non-Profit Charitable Organization

 

599 Popham Lane, Corvallis, Montana 59828 (406) 880-6599 btr@bitterrootriding.org

 

 

 

 

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