AHEAD With Horses can accept donations of any type. Below are several options. We appreciate any type of support we can get! All donations are tax deductable (Tax ID# 95-3165603).

Mail your donation:

AHEAD With Horses
10157 Johanna Ave
Shadow Hills, CA 91040




You can make a donation in honor of someone special; whether it be a gift in their honor or in memory of someone who has passed away.


Donate Your Spare Change


You can now donate your digital spare change to support AHEAD with Horses! Register with Bstow, and each time you make a purchase, your total will be rounded up to the nearest dollar and the difference will be given to AHEAD with Horses — without lifting a finger!

It takes just two minutes:

  1. Click this link for Bstow.

  2. Sign up for Bstow.

  3. Link up your accounts.

  4. Set a monthly limit or let it roll and watch your spare change add up!


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Possible Large Projects

If you are a Boy Scout or Girl Scout looking to complete an Eagle Scout Project or a Bronze, Silver or Gold Award, these are great options! They are also great ideas for church groups, school clubs, or other groups who are looking to help out in a meaningful way.

  • Landscaping at new property (will have multiple areas including by parking lot, around the arena, near the office, possibly near horse stalls)

  • Create Sensory Garden at the new location (have some items from the current one)

  • Raised garden / sensory space

  • New Golf Cart or utility cart

  • New storage shed

  • New fence around property, or fixing current fence, plus need 2 new gates for driveways

  • Mural for back and/or side of the tack room or for back of storage unit; possibly one being a “Memorial Wall”

  • Sand and re-seal benches (yearly, normally done with Big Sunday)

  • Help install pipes for faucets around the property.

  • Put in a sprinkler system and possibly drip system for the plants and for fire safety at end of property

  • Help stabilize hill and the path up it at new property

  • Solar panels for electricity in the office

  • Lights for arena (must be solar powered)

  • New shade awnings for Fun Day (pop up tents at least 8’ x 8’ or larger)

  • Acquire and plant new trees on the property (prefer pepper tree, sycamore and other native, drought resistant ones that are hard to kill)

  • Make cement platform under bathrooms so level and easier access for wheelchairs

  • Create new Game Booths for Fun Day; i.e. Disc drop game or spin the wheel game

  • Create better storage for all of our rakes, shovels and other tools (and possibly purchase new ones)

  • Make or buy shelves for office space to store memorabilia and display things

  • Make new sandwich Board signs pointing to our location for Fun Day and other big events

  • Buy or build large signs to mark “enter” and “exit” at new property, also need a new large sign with our name

  • Psyllium for horses

  • Fly sticks and fly spray.

  • Make photo Op Props (mural boards that have cut outs to put your head in, maybe a cowboy or cowgirl or sheriff or horse or cat or jack-o-lantern for Fun Day or Halloween, etc.)

  • Basketball hoop to go at the edge of the lesson arena with long net to collect balls

  • Make or buy Emergency IDs for horses

  • Help move railroad ties to create boundary of parking lot

  • Make new Boards to go on Pipe Corral stalls that will have horses name and any notes needed and can hold a halter and fly mask.

  • Purchase new folding tables for Fun Day and other fundraising events

  • Purchase new benches to go along side of the arena

  • Make direction poles to place on new property (saying which way to the office, stalls, bathroom, etc.)

  • Help pack and move everything from old facility to new facility

  • Know someone who welds and can help us dismantle and put back together our cross ties and our large shade awning

  • Make a bulletin board

  • Know of anyone that can move a 20 foot or 40 foot storage container

  • Need to purchase a tractor or bobcat

  • Need to purchase additional pipe corral panels, panels with gates and roofs to create new stalls at the new property

  • Electrician to help us put electricity in the office

  • Helmet rack/storage (should be waterproof)

  • Create mounting ramp at new property

  • Create a space for our practice barrel

  • Open to additional ideas and projects


AWH’s Wish List (anything helps!)

Continuous Needed Items

Needed Items

  • Carrots, Apples and other horse treats

  • Water bottles (for people to drink)

  • Paper towels

  • Lead Ropes

  • Salt Bricks

  • Fly spray

  • large orange fly trap sticks

  • Psyllium Fiber Supplement for horses

  • Dewormer for horses

  • Jolly Balls (Horse toy found at tack stores)

  • Plants (including: flowers, ground cover, succulents, natural California plants, grass seed, etc)

  • Laminator Sheets

  • Windex

  • Tree trimming and landscaping

  • Volunteers to help in the office with labels, filing, mailings, find and write grants, etc.

  • rakes and shovels

  • Grant possibilities

  • Clorox wipes

  • Garden Shears/Clippers (large to prune trees and bushes)

  • New Bridles (pony to large horse size)

  • New Storage shed (heavy duty plastic preferred)

  • Paint and supplies to create murals on property

  • New Fence for the perimeter

  • New 6 or 8 foot sturdy folding tables

  • New pop-up shade awnings; preferably 10′ x 10′ or larger

  • Basketball hoop

  • Generator

  • Power washer (rental is good too)

  • Someone to remove a large tree stump at entrance to property

  • Game Booths (i.e.  photo ops or games)

  • Sandwich Boards

  • Make wooden ramp near office

  • Put electricity in the barn

  • Solar powered lights for inside the barn

  • Emergency contact IDs for horses

  • Solar panels

  • Helmet rack / container to store them


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