Our Mission

Our mission is to enhance the well-being of individuals in our community through the physical, cognitive, and emotional benefits of therapeutic horsemanship. At Renew, each rider has the opportunity to go beyond their disability, inability, fear, or reality. We encourage and support dreams by offering therapeutic horsemanship activities to fulfill our mission, striving to help riders develop their maximum potential in a caring and fun environment that empowers the rider in ways different from traditional therapy.

Renew Therapeutic Riding Center is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that is focused on improving the lives of all its riders. We are a Premier Accredited Center with PATH International, the only accredited therapeutic riding center in West Michigan.

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Every donation makes a difference. By contributing to Renew, you are directly impacting the lives of our riders, our horses, and our volunteers. Renew riders often experience higher levels of self esteem, improved ability and focus, enhanced emotional regulation, sharpened communication skills, increased physical strength, and improved balance. By supporting Renew, you are supporting our community.

What’s Happening at Renew

Thank you Holland Junior Welfare League

We would like to thank the HJWL for generously awarding grant funds to be used as scholarship for local children to experience the benefits of therapeutic riding at Renew in 2021. We are grateful to the HJWL for their continued partnership and support of the mission of Renew which makes it possible for these families to experience “positive life change with every horse experience.”

Do you want to make a difference?

Do you have a heart for helping others? Do you have a couple hours each week to spare? The transformation that happens in students’ lives at Renew is dependent upon the commitment and dedication of our amazing volunteer family! We would love to have you join us! Click here for more info on how you can get involved.

Halloween Shodeo

The Halloween Shodeo is coming up on October 30. This special day is set aside to celebrate our riders and all that they’ve achieved. If you would like to sponsor a rider for this year’s Shodeo, or would like more information on this fun event, check out our Events page.

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“Those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.” Isaiah 40:31