Giant Steps Charity Classic

July 30-August 4, 2019, Sonoma Horse Park


Therapeutic Riding

Therapeutic riding enhances the cognitive, physical, emotional and social well-being of individuals with disabilities through lessons teaching horseback riding and general horsemanship skills. More

Equine Facilitated Learning

Conducted in small groups, EFL consists of unmounted lessons that include engaging activities with horses that teach character development and reinforce life skills. More…

Tailored Experiences

Customized experiences ranging from one-day trips for members of the disabled community who are unable to ride but who want to interact with our horses to girls building leadership skills over the course of a  More…

Every year, hundreds of people come to Giant Steps Therapeutic Equestrian Center, wanting to break down barriers that may keep them from reaching their full potential. We serve people representing a wide a range of ages, disabilities, and needs. Through our equine therapy programs, we assist them in achieving their physical, mental, and social goals to lead richer, more independent lives.

As a nonprofit, we rely on our generous donors and dedicated team of volunteers to create a safe space and provide enriching and enjoyable programs. Joining Giant Steps is ultimately about joining an inclusive community, where different people connect and champion for each other’s success.

Andrew’s Story

This is the story of Andrew, and though he’s faced obstacles in his life at a young age, he overcomes life’s challenges with the help of Giant Steps Therapeutic Equestrian Center. Andrew has been part of the Giant Steps family for over ten years.

View more of our riders’ stories…

When you support Giant Steps, you are changing lives. Please consider donating today.



Thank you to some of our gracious corporate and foundation sponsors:

To become one of our valued Corporate or Foundation Sponsors, contact us.