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USG selects Purple Pony for $500 donation after winning GLOW Cup T-shirt contest

By Press Release



Press release:

The 8th annual GLOW Corporate Cup returned this year with 718 participants registering for the 8th annual 5K run and walk.  The race brought in $20,000 in support of the GLOW YMCA.  This money will provide support to the YMCA Scholarship program, ensuring that no one is turned away from the Y due to inability to pay.

In addition to the race, teams design their own T-Shirts and compete for the most creative design.  Each year the local Merrill Lynch office makes a $500 donation to the winning team’s charity of choice.  This year, US Gypsum won the contest and elected to direct the donation to Purple Pony Therapeutic Horsemanship based in Le Roy. Purple Pony provides equine opportunities to persons with disabilities and diverse needs.

Pictured above are Duane Van Duuren and Nancy Havens of US Gypsum, Olivia Rogers of Merrill Lynch, and Gail Enhmann, Karen Reeverts and Daniel Kilker of Purple Pony Therapeutic Horsemanship.

VIDEO: Purple Pony hosts drive-thru parade

By Howard B. Owens
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Purple Pony Therapeutic Horsemanship in Le Roy hosted a drive-thru parade today to benefit Crossroads House.

Volunteers and side-walkers needed for Therapeutic Horsemanship program in Bergen

By Billie Owens

Press release:

Purple Pony Therapeutic Horsemanship, Inc., is seeking volunteers to be leaders and side-walkers for our Therapeutic Horsemanship Fall lesson session, beginning
Friday, Sept. 11, until Tuesday, Nov. 3rd.

Purple Pony, located at the Double G Ranch in Bergen, is a volunteer-based nonprofit organization that provides equine opportunities to people with disabilities
or diverse needs. 

We offer our lessons from 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and Fridays. We will hold a training session on Tuesday, Aug. 25th at 6:30 p.m.

For more information, contact Gail Ehmann, volunteer coordinator, at or 585-721-9080.

Further information can be found at our Web site under the Volunteer tab.

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