Therapeutic Riding Program Hosts Benefit Luncheon Sept. 17
August 17, 2011
The UNH Therapeutic Riding Program will host a benefit luncheon ringside at the Fidelity Investments Jumper Classic, a premier equestrian sporting event, Saturday, Sept. 17, 2011 at Silver Oak Equestrian Center in Hampton Falls. Proceeds from the luncheon, which runs from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., support the Therapeutic Riding Program
Event: UNH Therapeutic Riding Fidelity Investments Jumper Classic Charity Luncheon
Date: Saturday, September 17th, 2011 11:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Place: Silver Oak Equestrian Center, 340 Exeter Road, Hampton Falls
Tickets: $65 per person (table for 10 $600) Ticket includes admission, parking, and buffet lunch with a wine bar, served ringside under a private tent. There will be a fancy hat contest, a 50/50 raffle and other fun raffle prizes. To purchase tickets, go to www.trp.unh.edu.
General information: www.jumperclassic.com
The UNH Therapeutic Riding Program, accredited by PATH International (formerly known as the North American Riding for the Handicapped Association, or NARHA), has been run for the past 21 years at the UNH Equestrian Center. The program adapts equine activities to allow for participation of riders over the age of 5 with cognitive, physical and emotional challenges. A part of the UNH College of Life Sciences and Agriculture under the biology department, the UNH Therapeutic Riding Program is largely supported through donations and client fees. For more information, go to www.trp.unh.edu.