28 04, 2014

Comcast Cares Work Day at Spring Site

2018-09-28T17:52:43+00:00April 28th, 2014|

SIRE Director Lili Kellogg welcoming the volunteers SIRE Director Lili Kellogg welcoming the volunteers

The Spring site was a beehive of activity on Saturday, April 26th when volunteers from both Comcast/NBCUniversal and SIRE came together to participate in Comcast Cares Day.   The first wave of Comcast employees

22 04, 2014

Ride Beyond Gala exclusive items available May 3rd only

2018-09-28T17:49:48+00:00April 22nd, 2014|

Build a Barn ~available only at the gala
and Hug a Horse

For $25 you can select an envelope with a surprise gift card or other item. The average value each Build-a-Barn gift is $50.

You’ll also find two models of SIRE’s Horse Hugs available for $30 each. Choose either a horse handmade by SIRE volunteers

22 04, 2014

Ride Beyond Gala PREVIEW 2

2018-09-28T17:49:48+00:00April 22nd, 2014|

Beck and Masten sign

Order of the Evening

6:00 Reception with music provided by Virtuosi of Houston Youth Orchestra’s String Quartet

Silent Auction opens

7:00 Dinner
Shern-Min Chow, Mistress of Ceremonies introduces 
John and Jane Mancuso, Ride Beyond Gala Honorary Chairs

Performance by Dance of Asian America

Client Testimonials by Derrick

21 04, 2014

War Horse Tickets Benefit SIRE

2018-09-28T17:49:49+00:00April 21st, 2014|

May 27th – June 1st for eight performances only!   

Houston Hobby Center   

Hurry, tickets are going fast!   

The innovative and heartfelt Broadway production of War Horse is coming to the Houston Hobby Center May 27th – June 1st for eight performances.
If you purchase your tickets for any performance using this link and special offer code,

19 04, 2014

Mike McLennan – versatile Texas horseman and SIRE donor

2018-09-28T17:49:49+00:00April 19th, 2014|

Drawing of Bubba by SIRE Rider EmmaMany of us now active at SIRE may not recognize Mike’s strong influence at SIRE, but most know and love his wonderful gift to us, Bubba (known as Bob at Pecan Mill Ranch, his former home).  Just one of many examples is illustrated at

10 04, 2014

VA Medical Centers Partner with Therapeutic Riding Programs

2018-09-28T20:28:01+00:00April 10th, 2014|

VAnguard Vanguard, a newsletter for and about VA employees nationwide, featured an article about the partnerships between the VA medical centers nationwide and horseback riding facilities to provide therapeutic riding programs to wounded veterans. In part, the article reads:

The NARHA [now PATH International] Horses

7 04, 2014

2014 Special Olympics Area 4 & 6

2014-04-07T11:14:21+00:00April 7th, 2014|

Over the weekend two of the three SIRE sites competed in area Special Olympics competitions. Ten riders from SIRE’s Hockley site competed and together won 7 gold medals, 7 silver medals, 4 bronze medals, and 3 fourth place awards. At the Spring site a whopping 17 SIRE clients competed and ended the day with 16 gold medals, 12 silver medals,