Hoofbeats & Heartbeats (Blazing Prairie Stars)
Maple Park, Ill.
A not-for-profit organization that provides therapeutic and educational opportunities for children and adults with special needs and limited financial resources. Educates the public about the benefits of therapy in the natural environment. Provides scholarships for equine assisted therapy and sponsors programs such as therapy for severely challenged youth, social skills and mental health group therapy, youth grief therapy and programs for siblings of special needs children.