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High Hopes Benefit Raffle Takes to the Road!

High Hopes is hosting a benefit CAR RAFFLE! Only 1500 tickets sold. $50 per ticket. Drawing takes place at the High Hopes Holiday Market on Sunday Nov. 13th. Raffle ticket holders need not be present to win. Proceeds Benefit High Hopes Therapeutic Riding, Inc.

Grand Prize: 2016 SUBARU IV CROSSTREK 2.0i Premium Car courtesy Reynold’s Subaru 2nd Prize: APPLE iPad AIR 2
3RD Prize: New York City Overnight Stay at the Penn Club with Broadway Tickets
4th Prize: Painter for a Day by Fitzgerald Painting
5th Prize: Cowboy Boots courtesy Southern Exposure!
For tickets: Call Trudy Burgess, (860) 434-1974, ext. 123 or email

HIGH HOPES 6th ANNUAL HOLIDAY MARKET: Kick-Off Your Holiday Shopping!
Join us for High Hopes Holiday Market with over 6o vendors, amazing raffle, food trucks,
Hayrides, Kid’s Activities and more! Get your Holiday Shopping Season started early. Fun
for the whole family! Event Sponsor: Reynold’s Subaru Creative Sponsor: Julia Balfour, LLC

Date: Sunday, November 13th 11am-4pm
Place: High Hopes Therapeutic Riding, 36 Town Woods Rd, Old Lyme CT
Contact: Trudy Burgess, (860) 434-1974, ext. 123 or email
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Legacy Members 2016

Legacy Garden Reflections

Become a member of the High Hopes Legacy Society today and help build for tomorrow.

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Gallop was a perfect night!

We raised over $205,000…



The arena was rocking!


#ShareHighHopes Newman’s Own Challenge: We Met Our Goal . . . Thank you!

Thank you for helping us meet our goal with the Newman’s Own Challenge! Together, we did it!

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Join us for Horse Show Days

High Hopes Therapeutic Riding is celebrating the accomplishments of its participants during Horse Show Days, May 16 – 21, 2016, at our farm in Old Lyme.


Judith’s Story

Judith had always loved riding horses and caring for them. So much so that she owned her own horse and ran a barn for several years.

High Hopes Therapeutic Riding Summer Camp

Summer is here . . . Camp registration open!

Registration is open for our youth equestrian summer camp!


Read all about it! The High Hopes Rider is out!

Learn about Montville students who are making healing connections and how High Hopes ensures a happy retirement for our horses after they’ve given years of service to our participants.


Save the date! Gallop Dine and Dance is June 11!

Mark your calendar for Saturday, June 11, 2016, when High Hopes transforms its indoor arena for a galloping good time!