Category Archives: News & Events


#Giving Tuesday – High Hopes is participating!

Join us in celebrating #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back.  Pick up a #Giving Tuesday sign at the front desk or download one here and tell us why you support High Hopes.  Then take an “unselfie” photo of you, or with your family or with your friends holding up the sign.  Email the […]


High Hopes Holiday Market

What a great day – 2,000 people attended the High Hopes Holiday Market. Thank you volunteers, sponsors, vendors, staff and attendees!


Subs Needed for Last 3 Weeks of Fall

We need volunteers to help us wrap up the last three weeks of our Fall Program.  Please check out the sub needs below and call Megan at (860)434-1974 if you can help!  Sub Needs are now posted weekly on the “Current Volunteers” link of our webpage.  Click here to access them and bookmark the page!


High Hopes Film Festival

Mark your calendar to see these three special films at High Hopes. Admission is free but donations to support High Hopes programs and herd will be welcomed.


Congratulations Liz Adams!

Liz Adams has successfully attained the rank of Master Instructor, one of only a handful in the country!

Tracy yoga

Morning Yoga Practice at High Hopes

Creating Self Awareness through breath, movement, and mindfulness Where:  High Hopes Classroom When: Tuesday Mornings 8-9am Fee: $10 per person Bring a mat, water bottle, and a blanket for relaxation. ALL LEVEL class with modifications to serve individual needs. COME JOIN THE FUN!!!! Contact Tracy Blasioli, Kripalu-RYT for more info.


Volunteer Appreciation Event 2014

We had a blast playing softball, enjoying a potluck supper, and showing our appreciation for our amazing corps of volunteers at the Annual Volunteer Appreciation Event on September 27th, 2014.  Even if you were not able to attend this year, we thank you for your service and the spirit you bring to High Hopes.  You […]


Updated Sub Needs

Check out our updated volunteer sub needs!


Congratulations 2014 Award Winners and New Board Members

Pictured here J.T. Carlin, Paul Burkarth Rider of the Year, one of the 2014 award winners announced at the Annual Meeting.


Anything is Possible – Blessing’s Story

Read all about Blessing, our wonderful carriage driving horse, and his previous life as a racing pacer.