Honored and Humbled as we Celebrate Janet

Friday, September 29, 2017, was a particularly special day. That afternoon, many gathered together to celebrate the life of a wonderful woman. Janet was a dear student of ours at Renew, who passed away on Tuesday, September 19, 2017, at the age of 74. Janet began riding at Renew this past year during the Spring Session. What began as a gift from her two daughters, Teresa and Jacki, to give their mom “one last ride” turned into 8 complete therapeutic riding lessons. Melissa Conner, Executive Director and Janet’s primary Instructor, stated, “The first time Janet came to visit us it went so well her daughters wanted their mom to continue riding. Next thing we knew she was enrolled in and completed lessons for the Spring session. The daughters said they


  We are so glad you are here and want to officially welcome you to Renew Therapeutic Riding Center’s new blog! As many of you are aware, there is a lot happening at Renew. With so much activity and progress, we think it is important to share the good news . . . and this blog is being created to do just that. We will be using this platform to share stories, testimonials, updates, in addition to highlighting events and fun happenings. To all who are a part of our program, we want to say “thank you.” We have you in mind as we share content because each person and each role at Renew is important. Whether you are a rider, a donor, volunteer during lessons, serve on a committee, or