More beautiful than holiday lights is a life that has been lit up!
Discover gifts that give back this holiday season in our Holiday Gift Guide. These gifts represent tangible ways Urban Stable is making a difference. Dedicate your gift to a loved one, or choose a gift for yourself, and make an impact today.
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Help keep our students In the Saddle. Every donation, no matter how big or how small, goes towards the cost and care of Urban Stable’s program horses and the sustainability of our equine experiential learning programs.
“My horse helped me overcome my fears, to relax and not worry.” Student Aged 12
“The horses helped me to see the small movements and become more detail orientated.” Audrey
Growing up can be tough. Youth can experience stress and isolation at school from not belonging to the popular cliques or feeling unsuccessful in classes. At Urban Stable we help youth to overcome challenges and develop life skills to re-engage with themselves, their education and community.
Working in a team is fun, sharing ideas, reaching goals, but sometimes teams struggle with misunderstandings, impatience, and conflicts. This can cause in increase in stress and productivity suffers. Our Leadership Development sessions can address these common workplace challenges and get your team working together cohesively, reduce stress and help your team achieve their goals.
Don't miss your chance to double your impact this GivingTuesday! Your donation to Urban Stable today, Dec. 1st, will go twice as far thanks to an anonymous donor who will match all donations given to Urban Stable on GivingTuesday up to $5000!
GivingTuesday is a global day of giving that happens every year after Black Friday and Cyber Monday. It’s a day for Canadians, charities, and businesses to come together to “do good stuff'' and celebrate the joy of giving. GivingTuesday marks the kick of[...]
Personal gear to protect our students, volunteers and staff is of course a priority this year. We've loaded up on cleaning supplies and hand sanitizer, some of which we've had generously donated by you, our supporters!A special thank you goes to The Cap Shield who is giving back by donating 10 face shields for every 100 they sell online. Urban Stable was the recipient of some of these face shields that will help keep our students, volunteers and staff safe. Thank you Cap Shield for this gift!A[...]
This fall we have been offering a combination of in-person and virtual learning as it fits for our schools and students as well as the current public health guidelines. This requires additional equipment and staff time to create our virtual materials. While this does not replace the benefits of hands-on learning, it is the next best thing for our students, keeping them connected and engaged with their horses and their personal learning and growth through Urban Stable. Red River Co-op has award[...]
In September, Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities announced an $8 million sport relief fund to help sport and recreation organizations continue to deliver programming in 2020 and beyond. As you may be aware, many community organizations have shut their doors due to the financial burden created by COVID-19, including lost revenue and increased program costs. Though Urban Stable has not had to shut our doors completely we have experienced the devastating impact of the pandemic on our organization a[...]
We have just completed a three year multi-year grant from The Winnipeg Foundation that has seen us through difficult times while also allowing us to stretch our wings and grow, to build our capacity so we can serve more youth.Without The Winnipeg Foundation's ongoing funding and partnership through this multi-year grant and many other grants over the years it's hard to know where Urban Stable would be; for example, the Sustainability Grant from The Winnipeg Foundation we received in the summer [...]