Monthly Archives: April 2019

26 04, 2019

SIRE Riding Prepares Levi for Muscle Surgery Success

2019-05-15T09:24:18-05:00April 26th, 2019|

Levi Redmann’s world incorporates a lot of connections to SIRE. For his recent Jurassic World/Pokémon themed sixth birthday party, his two faithful side walkers and his riding classmate topped the guest list. In December, Levi’s holiday gift-giving plan incorporated peppermints for the horse herd.

Levi was born with cerebral palsy. His mom, Heather, said that it was because of

26 04, 2019

Special Olympics 2019

2019-04-26T11:13:17-05:00April 26th, 2019|

During the month of April several SIRE riders participated in the Special Olympics Area Equestrian Competitions. Riders 8 years and older competed in events including equitation and working trail horse. Riders 12 years and older who participated will have the opportunity to compete at the State level May 17-19 at the Brazos County Expo Center in Bryan, Texas. Stay

26 04, 2019

SIRE Under The Stars – Exceeds Goal

2019-04-26T11:06:48-05:00April 26th, 2019|

SIRE Therapeutic Horsemanship commemorated 35 years of transforming the lives of people with special needs through horse therapy and that intuitive connection between horse and human by achieving its $200,000 fundraising goal at SIRE Under the Stars, April 5, at River Oaks Country Club.

Carol and Jim Farnsworth and Mary Elizabeth Wise Sand co-chaired the western chic-themed event that honored Jana

26 04, 2019

SIRE LOVES VOLUNTEERS

2019-04-28T16:00:01-05:00April 26th, 2019|

SIRE riders rely on the dedication of our incredible volunteers. Annually, SIRE volunteers donate more than 30,000 hours of service. This is equivalent to 15 full-time employees working for the entire year!

Recently at SIRE, each site held an appreciation event for volunteers and recognized those with 500+ and 1,000+ volunteer hours.  It is this dedication and passion that runs through