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Volunteers needed for TEAM-FPC (Horse Leaders & Side Walkers)

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First Presbyterian Church of Nashville

  • 52 people are interested

TEAM-FPC is looking for horse leaders and side walkers to assist in therapeutic horseback riding sessions. Volunteers do not need to have any horse experience (although if you do - that's even better). Volunteers must be able to commit to 1 to 2 time slots per week for a full semester (16 weeks). New volunteer training takes place monthly.

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About First Presbyterian Church of Nashville


4815 Franklin Pike, Nashville, TN 37220, US

Mission Statement

The mission of the Therapeutic Equine Assistance Method at First Presbyterian Church of Nashville (TEAM-FPC) is to enhance the quality of life for disabled individuals by providing a therapeutic horseback riding program that improves: physical strength, emotional stability and cognitive processing through recreational activities with horses. This outreach service looks to instill core values of faith, friendship, tradition, service and respect.


TEAM-FPC is a therapeutic horseback riding program for adults (18+) with disabilities. We are currently seeking volunteers for horse leading and side walking during sessions. No horse experience is necessary as volunteers will be trained for these positions.

People with Disabilities


We'll work with your schedule.


4815 Franklin PikeNashville, TN 37220



  • Animal Therapy
  • Equestrian


  • Teens
  • People 55+


  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 to 2 times per week for a semester (16 weeks)

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