Sponsor-A-Horse

It takes a very special horse to be a part of the Ride for Joy team! To ensure that there are horses in the barn, healthy and happy, you now have an opportunity to sponsor your own bundle of JOY…with hooves! Donations to the Sponsor-A-Horse program may be made in one annual gift or monthly.

Golden Horseshoe Level

$500 per month | $6,000 per year

Exclusive sponsorship of one horse for 12 months, covering routine care expenses nose-to-tail for one horse, such as:

  • Board, including high quality hay
  • All other supplemental dietary care
  • Bedding
  • Hoof care
  • Annual routine vet care

As an exclusive Golden Horseshoe Sponsor-A-Horse donor, you will receive:

  • A tax-deductible donation receipt
  • A certificate of appreciation
  • A framed photo of your sponsored horse
  • Recognition on your sponsored horse’s stall
  • Recognition as a Golden Horseshoe level sponsor on Ride for Joy’s website
  • Invitation to a private barn tour

 Silver Horseshoe Level

$250 per month | $3,000 per year

Non-exclusive sponsorship of one horse for 12 months, covering routine care expenses for one horse, such as:

  • A portion of monthly board, hay and other monthly routine care

As a Silver Horseshoe Sponsor-A-Horse donor, you will receive:

  • A tax-deductible donation receipt
  • A certificate of appreciation
  • Recognition as a Silver Horseshoe level sponsor on Ride for Joy’s website
  • A photo of your sponsored horse
  • Invitation to a private barn tour

Bronze Horseshoe Level

$100 per month | $1,200 per year

Non-exclusive sponsorship of one horse for 12 months, covering routine expenses for one horse, such as:

  • Annual routine vet care and hoof care

As a Bronze Horseshoe Sponsor-A-Horse donor, you will receive:

  • A tax-deductible donation receipt
  • A certificate of appreciation
  • Recognition as a Bronze Horseshoe level sponsor on Ride for Joy’s website
  • Invitation to a private barn tour

To make your Sponsor-A-Horse donation in monthly installments, please select your desired sponsorship level and click the button below to pay using your debit card, credit card or PayPal account. The sponsorship amount will be automatically charged each month to the account you use at sign up. If you have questions, please email them to info@rideforjoy.org or call (208) 365-0671.

Please be aware that Paypal occasionally makes a follow-up call to donors who sign up for a monthly recurring payment for quality control purposes.


Monthly Sponsor-A-Horse Levels



To make your Sponsor-A-Horse donation in a single payment, please select your desired sponsorship level and click the button below to pay using your debit card, credit card or PayPal account. If you have questions, or would prefer to pay by check, please email info@rideforjoy.org or call (208) 365-0671.

Yearly Sponsor-A-Horse Levels


Every little bit helps! Please visit the How to Donate page to see additional donation options.