Our mission at HorsePower for Kids is to serve inner-city children, at-risk children, and any child that could benefit from riding, learning about, and loving horses. Studies show that interaction with horses can improve self-esteem, character, work ethic, social skills, and academic performance.
Horse Power for kids is in need of animal lovers volunteers to help with care of animals. HorsePower for Kids, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to provide a farm environment for people who would benefit from interaction with horses and animals that reside on our farm. We incorporate fun programs and educational opportunities for children and adults to interact with the animals to provide self development and rehabilitation for persons affected by psychological or physical ailments. This is a unique program for inner-city children and at-risk children that could benefit from riding, learning about, and loving horses. Volunteers must be 15yrs old or older. Children 12yrs-14yrs can volunteer with a parent.