our mission is to inspire hope and confidence in young women through equestrian training. We focus on young women, ages 12-25, who may lack confidence or self-worth, or who may have lost hope.
“The Perfect Storm”
Young women face increasing pressures to live up to impossible expectations: have the perfect body, be pretty, be athletic, be popular, get good grades, and be impossibly perfect. These pressures often lead to great emotional and mental challenges.
of girls feel there is immense pressure from external sources to “look” a certain way
girls believe they are not good enough or do not measure up
girls fall into a clinical diagnosis—depression, eating disorder, cutting, other mental/emotional disorder
more girls than boys struggle with depression
Since 2013, over 400 girls have experienced our life-changing program, gaining a renewed sense of hope, confidence, and resilience.