Harlan Jefferson,Prosper Town Manager, on behalf of the Prosper Rotary Club presented a donation to LeAnn Aubuchon for ManeGait Therapeutic Horsemanship, a local charity providing positive experiences for a large number of adults and children with disabilities various disabilities. Aubuchon brought the program for last week’s Rotary Club meeting explaining the great number of achievements experienced through therapy for people of all ages with disabilities. She said autistic children and veterans with brain injuries are only two of the disabilities therapists see at ManeGait.
“Horses are amazing creatures,” Aubuchon said. “People respond to horses when they won’t or can’t respond to another person and the horses have an amazing instinct to take care of their disabled riders.”