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Ivy Hill Therapeutic Equestrian Center Receives 2019 Best of Perkasie Award

PERKASIE October 8, 2019 — Ivy Hill Therapeutic Equestrian Center has been selected for the 2019 Best of Perkasie Award in the Equestrian Facility category by the Perkasie Award Program.

Each year, the Perkasie Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and our community. These exceptional companies help make the Perkasie area a great place to live, work and play.

Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2019 Perkasie Award Program focuses on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the Perkasie Award Program and data provided by third parties.

The Perkasie Award Program is an annual awards program honoring the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses throughout the Perkasie area. Recognition is given to those companies that have shown the ability to use their best practices and implemented programs to generate competitive advantages and long-term value.

The Perkasie Award Program was established to recognize the best of local businesses in our community. Our organization works exclusively with local business owners, trade groups, professional associations and other business advertising and marketing groups. Our mission is to recognize the small business community’s contributions to the U.S. economy.


Quarry View Building Group – Blue Ribbon Sponsor for Ivy Hill Polo Cup Event!

Ivy Hill thanks Quarry View Building Group for their Blue Ribbon sponsorship of Ivy Hill’s first Polo Cup benefit match. Quarry View Building Group In addition to a beautiful day, great conversation with friends  and the exciting match, Quarry View Building Group and other guests were able to experience the halftime tradition of stomping the divots. To learn more about Ivy Hill’s Therapeutic riding program visit them at www.ivyhillequestrian.org.Divot 



Athletes Helping Athletes supports Ivy Hill!

Athletes Helping Athletes, Inc. has presented Ivy Hill Therapeutic Equestrian Center with a check to support its programs for special needs children and adults.

The power of participation was on full display on March 16 at the Ivy Hill equestrian facility when Board members from Athletes Helping Athletes presented their check supporting Ivy Hill’s equine therapy programs.

Athletes Helping Athletes (AHA) betters the lives of all athletes by funding organizations that provide specific opportunities for special needs athletes throughout Bucks County and surrounding areas. They also increase awareness and community support through inclusion in local athletic functions and offer extra-curricular events and activities for athletes and coaches to share their experiences as well as their love of sport.

“Athletes Helping Athletes is a big part of the LOVE in our equation Horses + Love = Hope,” said Laura Strausser, Ivy Hill’s Executive Director.Athletes Helping Athletes

Ivy Hill Foundation, Inc., dba Ivy Hill Therapeutic Equestrian Center (Ivy Hill) is a community-based non-profit 501 (c)(3) located in Perkasie, PA.  Ivy Hill’s mission is to create therapeutic programs for individuals with cognitive, physical, emotional, behavioral and psychological needs utilizing the equine experience.

The Ivy Hill Therapeutic Equestrian Center is a community-based nonprofit located in Perkasie, PA.  They are currently serving 153 program riders with 15 therapy horses, 32 staff members and 168 volunteers, who have contributed 7,674 volunteer hours in 2018.  In addition to equine-assisted activities, Ivy Hill collaborates with several community partners to provide job training through specialized programs dedicated to an exponentially growing special needs population.

Newman’s Own Foundation $500k Holiday Challenge!!!

Ivy Hill is super excited to let you know that we’re part of an amazing campaign called the Newman’s Own Foundation $500k Holiday Challenge, a friendly fundraising competition where organizations compete to raise the most money for their cause throughout the holiday season.

We’re looking for our supporters to give as much as they can so we can win the grand prize of $150,000. And to help, each week there are Bonus Challenges which are opportunities to raise even more money and win extra cash for the cause.

For every $500 raised online by our organization between November 21st at 12pm ET and November 28th at 11:59:59pm ET, Ivy Hill will be entered for a chance to win $2,500. There will be 1 winner each day for a total of 8 winners.

If you want to go a step further and join our fundraising team, that would be even more incredible. Imagine the money we could raise together if you reached out to your network about our cause. To donate or to join the fundraising team, please  CLICK HERE.

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