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New H.O.P.E Ranch

New H.O.P.E Ranch

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What excites me most about my company is that the possibilities for individuals to heal and grow are endless. the biggest obstacle we are going to need to overcome is getting our name and our services into the community. With the help of our robust marketing plan I believe that we can overcome that


We have the abilithy to impact the entire comminuty. Benefits incude enhance problem solving and social skills, Learn empathy and stimulate creativity, Accept accountability for behaviors, Gain a sense of personal control,Learn stress, anger and frustration management, Decrease feelings of hopelessness and depression, Learn better communication skills ,Build a strong and positive perception of self, Learn cause and effect – Take responsibility, Find direction, focus and meaning for life/future

What I Will Do With $5,000

The grant funds will be used for the following:
EAGALA Certification $1500
Advertising/ Time to ride program $1500
Barn time/rent $1000
Community events/involvement $1000

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About Melissa

New Hope Ranch was founded In Grand Rapids, MI in 2016. Our programs were inspired by the vision of Melissa Drenchen to create a place where those burdened could come to find hope, love and acceptance while working with horses. We are dedicated to improving the health and quality of life for children and adults who are living with physical, emotional & cognitive disabilities. Melissa has been involved in the horse world for 20+ years. She has seen first hand the benefits of working with equines

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