Misty Meadows Mitey Riders, Inc. became a 501(c)(3) organization in 1998 and has grown leaps and bounds each year. The annual operating budget is funded solely by the generosity of our donors, volunteers, families and riders, and is the only reason we are able to offer classes at no charge. Additionally, Mitey Riders has set up an Endowment Fund to assure the perpetuation of the program for years to come. Look below for the TOP 10 WAYS TO HELP Mitey Riders.
- Make a Gift Donation
For the people on your gift list that have everything consider making a donation in their honor. For holidays and birthdays, suggest to grandparents, aunts and uncles to make a donation in honor of your rider! Remember donations are tax-deductible! Send your Gift Donatins to:
Misty Meadows Mitey Riders
455 Providence Road South
Waxhaw, NC 28173.
- Make a Perpetual Donation
If you wish to help keep the Mitey Riders program running for years to come, consider making a Perpetual Donation. These donations can be a one-time gift or set up as a regular pledge, with all monies going towards to the Mitey Rider Endowment Fund. Remember donations are tax-deductible! Send your Endowment Donatins to: Misty Meadows Mitey Riders, 455 Providence Road South, Waxhaw, NC 28173.
Misty Meadows Mitey Riders is able to offer therapeutic riding services at no cost to our families. However, we would not be able to do so without the generous support from our community. Sponsor one (or two!) of our riders for the 2010–2011 riding season, and help us provide a unique experience for our Mitey Riders. All contributions are tax-deductible and much appreciated. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on sponsoring a Mitey Rider!
It costs the program approximately $300 per horse, per month for feed, vet, and care. Horses can be sponsored yearly or monthly. You may select a particular horse or simply indicate that the donation goes to the for more information on sponsoring a Mitey Mount!
- Sponsor An Event
If you wish for your business to gain maximum exposure alongside the Mitey Rider program, consider becoming a sponsor at one of our amazing special events: Spring Festival, Mitey Golf Challenge or Farm Fancy! Each sponsorship will receive a media package that includes print and web exposure, as well as on-site exposure at the event itself. Contact us for more information on becoming an event sponsor!
- Donate Money Through United Way
You can select Misty Meadows Mitey Riders as an organization that you want your donated funds to go simply write in our program name and address!
- Participate in Corporate Matching
Many businesses will match donations made to 501(c)(3), non-profit organizations. Check with your employer to see if they participâté in the corporate matching program.
- Link your Harris Teeter VIC card Number 5317
Buy Harris Teeter Brand items and the Mitey Riders will receive 2% back on those purchases. Your card will be connected for one year and must be re-activated each year in August. Ask a cashier to link your VIC card to the Misty Meadows Mitey Riders or visit www.harristeeter.com to do it yourself. Anyone can link their card to the Misty Meadows Mitey Riders so please share the number with family, friends and neighbors.
- Do your online searching through Goodsearch
Goodsearch.com is a new and easy way to help Mitey Riders by just searching the internet. Go to Goodsearch.com and select Mitey Riders under the Im Supporting box and start searching. Each search will add a penny to Mitey Riders.
- Do your on-line shopping through iGive
Sign in at www.igive.com and then shop on-line at the over 500 stores listed. A portion of the sale is credited to the program and Mitey Riders will receive a check directly from iGive. Be sure to register your cause as Misty Meadow Mitey Riders.