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Volunteer: Helping Horses and Horse People
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Joell Dunlap's Square Peg Foundation enables horse and rider teams to help one another in critical, life affirming ways.
The USPC Horsemasters program for adult volunteers was developed to help Pony Club parents and other adults learn more about horses and horsemanship.
The EQUUS Foundation was established in August 2002 as an IRS tax-exempt 501 (c) (3) charity to raise public awareness of the value of horses in our everyday lives through education and grant awards.
Volunteers are regularly needed to assist KHP staff on a daily basis and are vitally important when the park plays host to world-class events like the World Equestrian Games, Rolex- Kentucky Three-Day-Event, special presentations, and major museum exhibitions.
Equine-oriented organizations rely on hands-on help from volunteers to make it through each day. Here are organizations where you can make a contribution to the equestrian community as a volunteer. Written by Eliza McGraw and Laurie Bonner for EQUUS magazine.