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Horse Highlight – Flash

By Dan Roark

The picture is of me washing Flash, a gray 2004 model grade quarter horse gelding who came to New Hope in 2020, during the heat wave last summer.  He was given to New Hope by his owner…

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Horse Highlight – Missy

By Dan Roark

I picked Missy for the horse highlight today, not because she’s known as Grandma, although that’s certainly part of it. And not because being near an elementary school helped to calm her anxiety stemming from her encounters…

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Three join New Hope Board of Directors

By Kathleen Beisly, Marketing Communications Chair

We are so pleased to announce the addition of three new board members for 2024:

 

Christine Cioffe advises and consults for a variety of companies about sustainability, specialty industrials, agriculture and bio pharmaceuticals. She…

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Expressions of Chisholm Challenge – Trail

By Dan Roark

Expressions of Chisholm Challenge, which will morph into Expressions of New Hope, will be an irregular regular feature on the blog to take advantage of pictures I’ve taken that aren’t used elsewhere. The riders’ expressions tell a…

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Volunteer Fridays

Emily and Sharla leading the training.

By Dan Roark

Non-profits cannot survive without volunteers and New Hope is no exception. Despite the weather of the first of the week, not only did lessons begin this week (albeit late), but volunteer…

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Texas Winofest

Cyndy and I went to our third Texas Wino Fest event a number of weeks ago. They have Wino Fest events in cities around the state. They also organize winery and brewery tours, but that is another side of the…

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Spring Lessons Finally Begin!

Claire, Ava, Juliana with Susan instructing.

By Dan Roark

Eduardo and both Susans on Monday.

After the weather of the weekend and the first of the week drenched the little universe we call New Hope, Spring lessons finally began on…

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