Hoof It! for STAR

Saturday, September 21, 2013


Please Note:  We do take offline registrations if you do not want to pay by credit card.  All you need to do is click here to download the registration form and fax to 865.988.4712, email to development@rideatstar.org or mail it directly to STAR with your payment.


Earn one chance to win for every....
3 NEW people you refer to participate in Hoof It!

(Be sure to tell your referrals to enter your name when prompted on the registration form)
for every $100 you raise!

You can earn a maximum of 5 chances to WIN!  MUST be present to win!!

STAR relies heavily on the support from the community and we are very appreciative of your participation in the 2013 Hoof It! event.  Here is a small tidbit about STAR, but please visit www.rideatstar.org to learn additional facts!

Shangri-La Therapeutic Academy of Riding (STAR) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation, founded in 1987.  STAR’s mission is to foster personal achievement by providing therapeutic experiences using horse related activities for persons with disabilities or other special challenges.  STAR is the oldest therapeutic riding program in Tennessee and the first to achieve premier accreditation from the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International, (PATH Intl.).  We serve individuals from 11 counties in East Tennessee averaging 150 participants per week ages 4 to 60+.  We have 12 PATH Intl. certified instructors, over 500 volunteers and 28 horses/ponies.

Gaining Perspective

     $20 - Bag of horse feed     
     $50 - Vet Visit
   $100 - Dental care for one horse/year
   $150 - One Joint Injection          
   $250 - Vaccinations per horse/yearly

   $600 - Funding needed to cover the cost of
             one Therapeutic Riding Participant for a year
             (participants are only required to pay 1/3 of
             the cost of their lesson)

$1,000 - Funding needed to cover the cost of one Hero to
             participate in Heroes & Horses, a  
             progam for disabled veterans for a year. 
             (We do not charge our veterans)