Equestrian Therapy Program to host Ride-A-Thon


CRIDERSVILLE — The Equestrian Therapy Program will hold its 25th annual Ride-A-Thon, Saturday, Oct. 20, at 22532 Bowsher Road, Cridersville.

This annual event is the major fundraiser of the year for The Equestrian Therapy Program.

A silent auction, benefit auction, and Chinese raffle will take place, as well as rider’s demonstrating their skills and participating in a pledge ride. The auction will begin at 1 p.m., and the Chinese raffle will continue throughout the day.

Items to be auctioned include, OSU vs. Michigan football game tickets, a grill set, a wine fridge and wine, Taste of Lima baskets, along with other items.

The raffle prize is an iPad.

A pumpkin festival will also be held during the event and attractions will include pumpkin painting/decorating, family activities, hayrides, games, and a UNOH race car.

The Equestrian Therapy Program is a non-profit corporation organized for the purpose of providing equine-facilitated activities and therapies for the disabled in Lima and the surrounding 11 counties.

For more information, visit the Equestrian Therapy Program’s Facebook page; call 419-657-2700; or visit www.etpfarm.org.