Category Archives: News Releases

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?

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 […]

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 […]

Wireless Zone Groton’s support for High Hopes

Press Release Contact- Neil Ryan December 14th, 2017 860-608-4901 For immediate release Wireless Zone to present grants totaling $67,500 to local charities Local Wireless Zone- Verizon Premium Wireless Retailers are back at it again in true holiday spirit! Family owned and operated, Wireless Zone nominated multiple non-profit organizations in the Eastern Connecticut community and beyond […]

Trustees 2017-2018

  The New Board of Trustees – 2017 – 2018 John Catlett Chair John spent more than 26 years with the consulting firm Accenture before retiring as a senior partner. He holds degrees from Drew University and Lehigh University. John lives in Lyme with his wife, Athana, and three daughters, Sarah, Sabrina and Anna. [su_accordion] […]

Moon Dance Silent Auction Preview!

 Moon Dance is just around the corner!  Step right up to bid on your favorite silent auction items.  Take a moment and review the vast array of wonderful auction packages from Thrilling Trips and Travel, Treasures, Trinkets, Theater to Culinary Experiences and Sports Outings!  There is something for everyone!  Take a look . . . […]

Horse Show Days are here! May 20-26, 2017

Horse Show Days is one of our favorite weeks here at High Hopes! High Hopes celebrates the accomplishments of its participants during our annual Horse Show Days week to be held May 20-26th, 9:00 am-5:00 pm each day at High Hopes Therapeutic Riding, located at 36 Town Woods Road, Old Lyme.  More than 240 riders […]

High Hopes Celebrates Spring at the Madison Beach Hotel

It was a special night for High Hopes Therapeutic Riding, Inc. at the Madison Beach Hotel on Friday, March 24th, with a reception and celebration of spring that shared the story of High Hopes with new friends from Madison and surrounding communities.  The event was sponsored by the Madison Beach Hotel, 30-Mile Brewery, Mionetto, USA […]

High Hopes Offers Riding Lessons to the Public

Learn2Ride Community Riding Lessons Winter Session ! Lessons begin week of November 28th and run for six consecutive weeks. High Hopes Therapeutic Riding is offering riding lessons for community members who want to learn how to ride, brush up on old skills or try a new activity.  High Hopes instructors specialize in individualizing riding instruction […]