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TROT + Arizona Burn Foundation

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 …

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Governor Ducey Announces $550,000 from AZ Coronavirus Relief Fund to Support Mental Health Organizations

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 …

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Horses are Healers.

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 …

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A New Executive Director at TROT

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 …

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A Letter from a Grateful Family

Dear TROT staff, volunteers, members of the board and the community, Our family wanted to take a few moments and let you know; how extremely thankful for TROT we are. We are thankful for TROT for several reasons. We are a new family at TROT and our son has special needs. He requires various types …

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November 2020 Mission Moment

Andrew is new to TROT and rides in a group on Thursday morning. The first week of classes, Andrew was visibly nervous but eager to ride. His mother and father watched their son mount a horse for the first time. Dora, his class instructor, shared the magic words to ask Skittles to move forward. With one prompt, …

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Hearts & Horses – A Virtual Event

Due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, many of TROT’s events have been cancelled. This includes our annual fundraising gala which normally provides a significant portion of our annual income. Consequently, TROT has decided to move our 22nd Hearts and Horses Gala to a virtual platform that everyone can Enjoy! Save the expense of the suit and little black dress and instead TROT in PLACE on Saturday, October 17th! Spend the entire evening however you choose. Enjoy an overdue night in with friends; make dinner at home with the family; have a date night with your significant other; or a virtual company party with your colleagues. TROT is throwing a #TROTINPLACE house party! To make this virtual event possible, TROT is utilizing OneCause, an easy to use online platform that will make fundraising easy for everyone! Closer to the event, a link will be provided with a step-by-step guide which will allow you to …

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