With our JustGive.org donation page, you can make a one time donation to the farm or sign up for a monthly pledge of support. These buttons make it EASY to show your support of the herd!
JustGive will send you a receipt for your records for charitable contribution purposes.
In response to the many wonderful people who have been emailing us since we started the site, we are making our "Wish List" available. While the farm is always in need of monetary donations, there are many items and services we would greatly appreciate to have donated. If you think you have something to offer that isn't on the list- PLEASE contact us! We would to hear from you. And, we would like to thank you in advance for your generosity and support of the horses and programs at The Big Purple Barn!
Wish List DONATIONS! VOLUNTEERS! Farm Utility Vehichle Horse Sponsors (monthly sponsors, vaccination sponsors & farrier sponsors) Funds for Construction of all weather riding arena to replace our current grass arena (or materials/labor donations)
Funds for stall renovations (leveling, waterproofing)(or materials/labor donations)
Donations for our weekly feed fund (you can call The Feed Store in Glen Dale directly to make a contribution to our account)
Two to Four horse trailer
Truck for pulling trailer- V8 engine, 3/4 ton is prefreable *Dual wheeled wheel barrows- large capacity *Hay (orchard grass or timothy/mix) *Heated water trough *Infa Red Heat Lamps (for horse use) *Blankets (sizes 68 to 80) *New or gently used tack (saddles, bridles, bits, etc) *Used riding clothes (youth and adult sizes for our lesson program- breeches, boots, chaps, half chaps and hunt seat show clothing) *Gift certificates to any of the follwoing places: Dover Saddlery, The Feed Store in Glenn Dale, MD, Schneiders Tack, KV Vet Supply, State Line Tack, Valley Vet Supply PLEASE NOTE- due to safety reasons, we can only accept the donation of NEW ASTM/SEI approved helmets for our program We are always in need of training tack and stable supplies also. Please check back as we continue to modify and update the list.
Donations and Sponsors for our SOS Program! Please help us Spoil Our Seniors and continue to give them the highest quality healthcare! We are also seeking individuals and companies that would like to help offset the cost of riding for a child with economic difficulties by making donations to our Equestrian Scholarship programs. For more information or to make donations of any kind, please contact us today! Consider being an Equine Angel and sponsor a horse for the holidays! Ask us how! We are in need of sponsors for hoof healthcare, veterinary care and monthly support. Your contribution can be tax deductible and will help to provide the highest standard of care for our resident equines while allowing them to promote the horse-human bond in a safe and supportive environment.
The Big Purple Barn wishes to say THANK YOU to our wonderful supporters!
The Maryland Horse Industry Board- grant for a portable corral (2015)
Cloverleaf Standardbred Breeders Association- NEW purple outreach tent (2015)
Maryland Saddlery- donations of tack and clothing for our riders and outreach support
St. Vincent Pallotti HS- spring volunteer program for the 2015 Help a Horse month
Rosecroft Raceway- general support
The Nadler Family and Aist Family for substancial contributions for our 2015 mini herd members
The Bendlin Family for their substancial support of Abby and our programs
Heather Taylor and Ray Peeples for their donation of our round pen
Special THANK YOU also to our dear friend Joyce Klein for her continued support and for being an Hidden Haven Angel in her generous support for our horses & programs!
Thank you to Highway Veterinary Hospital for providing vaccinations and medications for the horses at cost! And thanks to Dr. Elise Powell for administering our annual rabies vaccinations!
Thank you Roger Guevara for your generous donation of the base load of sand for our round pen
and for the construction and maintenance of our facility! Also for the donation of our NEW dedicated farm vehicle.
Thank You Wolf Creek Equine for your generous and loving care of our residents.
Thank You to The Wahle Family for donating the footing and installation of our new sand arena
Thank you AJ Merkle and Merkle Excavation for your discounted services in helping install our sand as well as grade and install apshault millings around the barn areas!
VOLUNTEER, DONATE, PARTICIPATE LIKE & SHARE JOIN THE HERD!
The Big Purple Barn, Inc located at Hidden Haven Farm Animal Sanctuary and Horse Discovery Center
6407 Hillmeade Road Bowie, MD 20720 In our Bowie location since 2001 Helping horses and humans alike since 1991
Tara J.W. Guevara- President/Program Director Contact Us! email@example.com Phone: 240-687-3449 This site was last updated on March 3, 2017 , This site is developed and maintained by Tara J.W. Guevara (all rights reserved)
Our mission is to provide quality, life-long care for horses/ponies who are unwanted/neglected and/or have special needs and to develop and offer outreach programs utilizing our resident equines that provide enriching and life changing opportunities for people who might not otherwise have the chance to experience horses in a supportive, educational environment for humans and animals alike.
We are an IRS approved 501(C)3 Organization FEIN #45-5022618