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In loving memory

In loving memory of two cherished members of the ROARR family, Smoke and Benjamin. Their gentle spirits and unique personalities have left an indelible mark on our hearts and the spaces they once filled.

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FCL’s Employee Giving Committee in Calgary Gives Generous Donation to ROARR

🌟 A heartfelt thank-you to FCL’s Employee Giving Committee in Calgary (@CoopFCL) for their amazing support! πŸ™ We’re thrilled to have received a generous donation through FCL’s Community Investment Fund. We are truly grateful for their commitment to our cause. #FCLcares #ThankYouFCL #ROARR

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Summer EAL Programs

Our Equine Assisted Learning Programs for the summer are filling up quickly! If you’re interested in participating or learning more, we encourage you to reach out to Tracy for further details. Spaces are limited, so secure your spot soon to avoid missing out on this incredible opportunity.

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$5000 Grant Awarded to ROARR by the Graydon and Dorothy Morrison Fund at Calgary Foundation

We are delighted to announce that ROARR has been awarded a grant of $5,000.00 from the Graydon and Dorothy Morrison Flow Through Fund, as recommended by the Fund’s Advisor at Calgary Foundation. This generous grant will further support our Equine Assisted Learning Programs, enabling us to make a positive impact in the lives of even…

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BOOK FAIR & SWAP

Special Guest Author: Lisa Bowes A pioneer in Canadian broadcasting, Lisa Bowes is an award-winning sports journalist and media consultant based in Calgary, Alberta A Physical Education graduate from Western University, she is a passionate advocate for youth physical activity and reading literacy. Following the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games, where she covered women’s hockey, Lisa…

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ROARR Partners with Shaw Birdies for Kids presented by AltaLink (BFK)

We are thrilled to announce that ROARR has partnered with Shaw Birdies for Kids presented by AltaLink (BFK) for our upcoming Cowboy Croquet Open Spring Fundraiser! Birdies for Kids is a fantastic program that matches every donation made to ROARR, helping us maximize the impact of your support.

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Miniature horses make a special stop for Cochrane seniors

Sunshine and miniature horses made for a great day at Bethany Cochrane this week. Robinson Outreach at RiverCross Ranch (ROARR), a non-profit organization that provides Equine Assisted Learning and related therapies to youth and elderly in need, spent the morning brightening the day of seniors in Cochrane. Read the Full Article here: https://www.cochranenow.com/articles/miniature-horses-make-a-special-stop-for-cochrane-seniors- Original Article…

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1st Annual ‘Cowboy Croquet Open’ Spring Fundraiser – June 11, 2023

We are excited to invite you to ROARR’s first annual Cowboy Croquet Open Spring Fundraiser on Sunday, June 11, 2023, from 11 AM – 5 PM. Join in and be a part of the fun! Shaw Birdies for Kids presented by AltaLink ROARR has partnered with Shaw Birdies for Kids presented by AltaLink (BFK), a…

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Donation from The Samaritan Club of Calgary

The Samaritan Club of Calgary donates $5000 to the 2023 ROARR youth summer program. This generous gift allows the ROARR Team to continue delivering Equine Assisted Learning to at-risk youth at no cost. Thank you for your commitment to youth and for making a difference.

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Donation will provide youth transportation to ROARR

Representatives of the Rotary Partners of Calgary at Stampede Park present a $4,500 donation to ROARR that will finance the transportation of 30 students to the equine-therapy ranch for eight weeks. From left, Donna Mintz, ROARR director Rochelle Zemlak, ROARR director Cynthia Baum, Rhonda Yaskowith, and Denise MacLeod. Read the full article on Cochrane Now…

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