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'Horses For Healing' fundraiser event to help those with autism, veterans with PTSD, and more

REACH Therapeutic Riding Center, a nonprofit organization, offers equine-assisted therapy to help those who may have physical, mental or emotional challenges.

MCGREGOR, Texas — Anchor Kris Radcliffe will be emceeing a fundraising event, Horses For Healing, to benefit REACH Therapeutic Riding Center on Friday, Oct. 29 in McGregor, Texas.

REACH Therapeutic Riding Center, a nonprofit organization, offers equine-assisted therapy, or hippotherapy, to help those who may have physical, mental or emotional challenges overcome them. This includes, but isn't limited to, those with autism and veterans with PTSD.

"The bond between horse and human is undeniable and well-documented. Because of this and the rhythmic, repetitive motion of the horse, equine-assisted activities can produce life-changing results," its website says.

Click here to see the mental, emotional and physical benefits provided by equine-assisted therapy.

The fundraising event starts at 6:30 p.m. at the REACH Therapeutic Riding Center, 1007 Camp Rd. in McGregor and will include dinner, cocktails, live music, costume contests, and live and silent auction sales.

If you'd like to be a sponsor at this event, click here.

You can also donate or purchase tickets here.

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The REACH Therapeutic Riding Center is hosting a fundraising event on Oct. 29, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.

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