ASPIRE Therapeutic Riding Program will be hosting their 17th annual "Trotting Towards the Future" Saturday, May 7th at the Isle Casino Hotel in Waterloo. This year's event is
celebrating the life of lontime supporter, Van G. Miller.

Doors will open at 6:30 PM with a hor d'oeuvres buffet and cash bar from 7:00 PM to 9:00
PM. A silent auction will be held from 7:00 PM to 8 PM followed by a live auction at 8:30 PM. Music will be provide by 'Milk & Honey'. 

Some of the auction items include:

  • A complementary stay at the Black Hawk hotel.
  • Family pack admission for the Blank Park Zoo
  • UNI football tickets
  • Tempur-Pedic pillows from Slumberland Furniture


The ASPIRE Therapeutic Riding Program aims to improve the quality of life primarily for individuals with disabilities who can benefit physically, emotionally, and cognitively through animal-assisted activities, primarily through interaction and horse. ASPIRE TRP provides a variety of programming to benefit qualified individuals through your round programs and outreach programs.

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