Queen of Hearts Thoroughbred Retirement is looking for volunteers to help with fundraising events, writing grants and other aspects of helping to offset the costs of caring for nine horses. Volunteers should have a passion for horses, and also be skilled with social media, computers and be able to find creative solutions to the ongoing flow of cash into the manure pile! The cost of caring for horses seems to increase every year, and we want to be able to keep feeding and caring for them for many years to come. We have lots of great ideas for fundraisers, but need people with the skills, knowledge and time to help us to make them successful.
Our Mission is to provide a safe place for thoroughbreds to go after their racing days are over. When a thoroughbred's career is over, he often needs to be relocated quickly. By providing a safe haven, these horses will have a place to go. The horses will be rested, rehabilitated and retrained for new careers as show horses, eventing horses, trail horses, pleasure horses or simply companion horses. Those whose injuries or temperments prevent them from finding a suitable new home will be given sanctuary here at the farm.
QHTR currently provides sanctuary for ten thoroughbreds. We are hoping to expand the facility in order to take in more at risk thoroughbreds who will be rehabilitated, retrained, and eligible for adoption to carefully screened applicants. With further expansion, we also hope to be able to offer sanctuary to more horses who have nowhere else to go. Most horses come to us directly from the raceterack, but once we have a quarantine barn we will be able to expand our efforts to rescue horses from auctions.
Computers & Technology
Media & Broadcasting
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.