Who We Serve

SonRise serves a broad spectrum of special needs. Some children will always require assistance while riding, while others will develop higher levels of horsemanship.



Down Syndrome

Muscular Dystrophy


Cerebral Palsy



Bipolar Disorder

Cystic Fibrosis

Family Struggles

Spinal Cord Injuries



Learning Disabilities

Tourette Syndrome

Brain Injury

Developmental Delays

Multiple Sclerosis

Youth “At-Risk”

Regardless of individual needs, each child finds a loving and accepting community through SonRise. Whatever the challenge, our mission is to help these children thrive through the benefits of our therapeutic horsemanship programs.

Board of Directors

SonRise's role as a charitable organization and its future course are steered by its Board of Directors. We are grateful for their commitment and guidance.


Craig Rodrigue, President

Ingrid Sartin, Vice President

Rhea Serpan, Treasurer

Haley Mathews

April Arvin

Jon Koski


Mailing Address: 

PO Box 3097

Danville, CA 94526

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Call us:

(925) 838-7433 (RIDE)

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