CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR TEC VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR 2016
WHO ARE OUR RIDING PROGRAM VOLUNTEERS:
Without its dedicated volunteers, TEC could not provide its services. Our staff and volunteers work together, forming a vital team that is essential to our success. Our volunteer needs/opportunities are many, from working on the arena, stable and facility maintenance, office help, special events and fundraisers, and any technical/professional skills you are able to share. Whether or not you are experienced with disability therapy or with horses, your willingness to give your time and effort is what we need.
We encourage you to visit, observe the various activities, talk to other volunteers and discuss volunteer opportunities with the staff. Join us in helping our riders achieve success beyond their dreams!
Outlined below is a listing of volunteer positions available. If you are interested in any of these positions, please us the online form below and indicate which of the positions below might be suitable for you. Our Volunteer Forms can be downloaded here. Please bring the completed form with you when you arrive at T.E.C. Please let us know how you would like to help.
RIDING PROGRAM VOLUNTEERS:
assist by leading or side walking horses during classes. They groom and saddle horses before a ride, and turn them out afterward. They greet riders, parents and caregivers. Riding program volunteers should be willing to commit to the same time period each week for the session.
help maintain the horses and the barn. They clean stalls, feed and groom horses, and clean tack. Barn volunteers work directly with the barn manager to establish a consistent schedule.
assist with word processing, data entry, copying, bulk mailings and other support tasks. They can also serve as receptionists and help answer telephone calls.
help with general maintenance, repairs and improvements of the facility including fencing.
FUND RAISING VOLUNTEERS:
serve on event committees and assist with production during the various fund raisers and special events that T.E.C. holds each year.
work to keep T.E.C. in the news by creating press releases and taking photographs.
anyone with professional or technical skills such as photography, grant writing, computer experience, etc. is encouraged to join us. Fill out the volunteer forms and stop in to meet with our staff and volunteers. We will put you to work A.S.A.P.!!!