VOLUNTEER to MAKE a DIFFERENCE!
HERE IS ALL YOU NEED TO DO: Come to Fall 2022 Orientation! Sept 6, 6pm to 8pm
Learn about Volunteering by clicking HERE or the VOLUNTEER tab above
Complete FORMS to bring to Orientation or your first session.
What Happens Here:
Therapeutic Riding helps people with challenges to develop muscles, social skills, focus, self control and abilities to live and work in our community
The HorseTales Literacy Program with Highland Park Elementary, a Title One School in Stillwater, gets first graders excited about reading and learning
Whether taking the mini horses to an assisted living center or bringing trauma survivors to work with horses unmounted, sessions produce new skills
In addition, hundreds of OSU students earn Academic and Community Service Credit along with resume-building skills through volunteer hours at Turning Point
And the results? Read for yourself.
“Look at this Report Card”
“What Are You Doing?”
Our Barn in Numbers
Miles the Feed Team walks each month caring for horses
Books given to First Graders in ten years of Literacy Programs
Medals won by 15 riders at Special Olympics Equestrian
Children and Adults touched in Community Outreach events in 2021
News From the Barn:
Summer 2022 Newsletter What a Sizzling Summer, but there are so many COOL things going on at Turning Point, we had to share! Read all about it by clicking: Summer 2022 Newsletter.
New Arena Opens for Orientation & Classes The “Sky’s No Limit” Campaign successfully funded the long awaited covered arena at Turning Point. But Covid related supply chair issues have made completion challenging! Orientation and the first classes took place under construction lights. But the permanent lighting is now bright as day no matter the time.Continue reading “What a Difference … A Roof Makes & Doors Will”
No One Trick Pony Baxter, Turning Point’s mini therapy horse, went back to school in a Big Way in March. He took books to EVERY First Grader at Sangre, Westwood, Richmond and Skyline. That’s 14 classroom and 4 libraries! The First Book distribution is a partnership between Turning Point Ranch and Pi Beta Phi sororityContinue reading “Baxter’s Book Delivery: To EVERY First Grader”