Category Archives: News & Events

Corporate Sponsor & Vendor Package

Welcome to our biggest and best Holiday Market yet!   VENDORS & VENDOR PARTNERS

Meet Hope!

Hope is the latest addition to the High Hopes Herd – let Program Director Megan and Summer Intern Megan tell you all about her. With grateful thanks to the Eastern Connecticut Chamber of Commerce Foundation for providing us with HOPE!

New Training & Education Opportunities at High Hopes

View and download our new Training & Education prospectus for 2018-2019. High Hopes is one of 5 PATH Int’l Premier Accredited Centers in the country currently offering the PATH Intl. Approved Instructor Training Course. As part of our commitment to Opportunity – Education & Excellence, we also provide a wide variety of workshops offering EAAT Professionals continuing education […]

Rider Magazine – Summer 2018

Let us know what you think about our new “green” publishing platform. Do you like it? Can you read it on your devices? Have you tried downloading it? Do you want to see more High Hopes publications published like this?

Ticket Purchases

An Elegant Night of Music on the Connecticut River Kindly Donated by: Dorinda & Mark Winkelman, Coffee’s Country Market & Catering, High Hopes Therapeutic Riding Enjoy the panoramic views of the Connecticut River at Dorinda and Mark Winkleman’s beautiful estate on Hayden’s Point in Essex.  Enjoy cocktails, hors-d’oeuvres, a gourmet boxed dinner, and desserts all […]

Ticket Purchases

A night of Spanish Music and Tapas kindly donated by Robin Schonberger and Barcelona Dine on Spanish tapas while listening to the music of Barcelona, a Spanish fusion band.  This event takes place in the outdoor gardens at the gracious home of Robin Schonberger on the Lieutenant River in Old Lyme beginning at 5:30 p.m. […]

Trustees 2018-2019

Trustees First 3 Year Term Gary Rogers Greg Varga Second 3 Year Term John Catlett Jackie Kangley Third 3 Year Term Debbie Welles Barbara Willkens Retiring Trustees who have completed three-year terms Mac Mummert Laura Giordano Resigned during the year Andrew Russell (07/23/2018) Officer Slate 2018-2019 Chair – John Catlett Vice Chair – Jackie Kangley […]

Madison Students’ Fundraiser Helps Seed High Hopes

Pictured are students from Mrs. Quinn’s Healthy Living Class. Photo Credit Joanne Clark. Madison, CT: On Wednesday, June 20, students from Polson Middle School presented a check for $260 to High Hopes Therapeutic Riding Inc.; the proceeds of a Plant Fundraiser they had been running through Mrs. Quinn’s Healthy Living Class. “The students grew the […]

Mark’s Story – Veterans Programs at High Hopes

 On average more than 20 veterans a day in America take their own lives. Many are suffering from PTSD, or depression and anxiety related to undiagnosed PTSD. Share Mark’s story to raise awareness of how Horses & Humans working together can help save lives. If you or someone you know is in crisis and […]