Forward Stride Blog

Forward Stride Seeks Instructor

Forward Stride Seeks Instructor

Forward Stride, a PATH Intl. Premier Accredited center in Beaverton, Oregon is looking for a part time, experienced CTRI, with the potential to grow to a full time position. We serve individuals through our Equestrian Sports, Equine Facilitated Learning, and...

2021 Giddyup Gala Results!

2021 Giddyup Gala Results!

This year’s Giddyup Gala was unlike any other we have had. We navigated a virtual program, auction, and paddle raise, and despite partying it up separately, in our own homes, we came together to support the incredible work at Forward Stride! Your generosity on...

Get a Clue! With Inspector Shetland Holmes!

Get a Clue! With Inspector Shetland Holmes!

The clues are stacking up as Inspector Shetland Holmes continues her investigation into Who Let the Donks Out! Will she make it to the bottom of this mystery? Keep watching!Are you coming to the Giddyup Gala on the 15th of May? That’s just 10 days away! Don’t delay;...

Tickets On Sale Now!

Tickets On Sale Now!

The Giddyup Gala is coming to YOUR living room on Saturday, May 15th at 6pm! Are you ready? Don’t delay, get your tickets today! The 2021 Giddyup Gala is coming to you live with a bit of a twist this year. As we continue to navigate ways to keep our community safe,...

Coloring Contest Winners

Coloring Contest Winners

We are thrilled to announce our 2021 Forward Stride Coloring Contest Winners! We had so many GREAT entries - it was hard a very hard choice! Thank you to all the participants! DRUM ROLL......... Winner of the kids category: Luci E. - 10 years oldWinner of the adult...

Spring Herd Update

News from the HerdHello and Happy Saturday! We have some herd updates to share with you! First off, we have some new faces around the barn. Please welcome Storm and Cici! Storm, the black mare pictured on the left, is a 7-year old Drum Horse owned by staff members...

Saying Farewell to Kristin

Saying Farewell to Kristin

So Long and Best Wishes! It is with bittersweet feelings that we announce that our wonderful Volunteer Coordinator, Kristin Kelley Marcello, will be leaving the Forward Stride staff at the end of the week. She has accepted a position with Hoffman Construction. While...

Winter Update from the Barn

Winter Update from the Barn

"Community is more than just being in a group; community is doing something that matters with people who care. Thank you for being part of the Forward Stride community and for making a difference!"Thank You!First of all, we wanted to share a big thank you to everyone...

Thanks to You, We Raised $300k!

Thanks to You, We Raised $300k!

We are thrilled to announce that our year end campaign for 2020 raised $306,000! This is more than any year end campaign in our history. We send all our gratitude and love to our anonymous matching donors, without whom this would not have been possible, and to...