Volunteering

TiAnViCa Volunteers Make A Difference

TiAnViCa volunteers willingly offer their time, talent and treasure. Serving from the heart, they are readily rewarded by the smiles and daily accomplishments of their riders. To learn more about becoming a member of The TiAnViCa’s volunteer team, please please contact the office at 888-548-2972 or stop by during lessons and see what it means to be a TiAnViCa volunteer.  Volunteer forms are available at the barn or by requesting a copy be emailed or mailed to you at 888 548-2972 ext 1.

 

Opportunities To Volunteer

Lesson volunteers work directly with our Instructors and staff members providing assistance before, during and after a rider’s lesson. Trained to become Sidewalkers and Leaders, each member of the volunteer team has a specific responsibility. Working directly with the rider, Sidewalkers are a helpful extension of the Instructor, giving encouragement and physical support. Working directly with the horse, Leader’s groom, tack and lead the horse at the walk and trot throughout the lesson.

Qualifications
  1. Must be 12 years of age or older (horse experience not required)
  2. Must be able to walk and briskly jog on uneven ground throughout a 45 minute lesson.
  3. Must be able to lift up to 20 lbs. (e.g., saddle).
Responsibilities
  1. Don’t be late! Arrive 20 minutes prior to your lesson time.
  2. Be willing to learn and follow TiAnViCa procedures.
  3. Be willing to help with staff with all barn chores.
  4. Be able to perform volunteer tasks with minimal supervision.