|Debi Alexander giving a speech of dedication to all of the supporters of the project|
The most gracious riding center was started in 1985 and was described as nomadic. This program simply existed only in the crevices of the county that they could afford to carry out their mission. Fortunately for us, today the Rainbow Riding Center is now fully established and stationed in the great Haymarket of Virginia.
|Th handicap capable mounting facility at the Rainbow Riding Center|
The ribbon cutting ceremony that they held today was accompanied by many community dignitaries that realized the gave importance of the mere existence of programs such as the Rainbow Riding center.
One of the most honored guests had been a rider with the Rainbow Center for a number of years and had been diagnosed with autism from birth. Below here is a photo of him giving his speech that sent chills down the spine of every attendee of the event. He quotes:
"Hello, I am a rainbow rider. When I ride I feel invincible."