July 14, 2021
TROT + Arizona Burn Foundation
Written By: Margaux DeConcini, Development Director
TROT is excited to begin collaborating with the Arizona Burn Foundation (ABF) to provide healing opportunities for the burn community. The leadership and team at TROT share similar values as ABF by helping individuals achieve personal and emotional growth. For more than 50 years, Arizona Burn Foundation has provided high-quality support programs for Arizona children and adult burn survivors....
May 27, 2021
Governor Ducey Announces $550,000 from AZ Coronavirus Relief Fund to Support Mental Health Organizations
Written By: Office of the Arizona Governor
Organizations News Release May 27, 2021 PHOENIX — Governor Doug Ducey today announced $550,000 from the AZ Coronavirus Relief Fund has been allocated to 13 organizations in Arizona that offer mental health support services for adults and children. As vaccinations increase across the country and more activities return to normal, experts warn that people may continue to....
May 24, 2021
Updated Mask policy at TROT
Written By: Jeff Copfer
TROT has updated its policy regarding mandatory mask wear while on TROT property to align with updated CDC guidelines regarding vaccinated persons (May 2021). We reserve our right to modify this policy based on future federal, state or local guidance. The safety of TROT employees, volunteers, and participants remains our top priority. To ensure everyone who works, volunteers, and....
May 1, 2021
Horses are Healers
Written By: Trish W - BITS Participant
My name is Trish. I have been fortunate to have witnessed how horses can transform and heal us. They teach us kindness, respect, empathy and courage, all by their example.When I was 13 years old, I was afraid of horses and of heights. My parents gave me one month of riding lessons to try to help. The teacher....
January 1, 1970
Born in Hungary, Dikki Van Helsland lived in Germany until arriving in the United States with her family in 1950. With not having television in her life until after marriage, her childhood was filled with handmade and beautiful crafts inspired by the nature around her. While her basic art ability is self-developed, Van Helsland graduated....
January 1, 2021
New Executive Director of TROT
Written By: Jeff Copfer
Hello everyone, My name is Jeffrey Copfer, but please call me Jeff. I am so incredibly honored to have been selected as TROT’s new Executive Director. I must take a moment to thank Peter for the incredible work he has done. Your dedication and passion for TROT are evident in all that you are teaching....