It is the mission of the Board of Directors of Special People United to Ride, Inc. (SPUR) to raise funds for the assistance of individuals with disabilities through need-based scholarships for SPUR therapeutic horsemanship programs. In addition, the Board of Directors will provide material assistance to the Monmouth County Park System for the implementation of its therapeutic horsemanship programs, when deemed necessary by the SPUR Board of Directors.


The SPUR Board

SPUR is governed by a Board of Directors that meets once a month
(third Monday unless otherwise noted)

Barbara Carroll & Barbara Duggan

Recording Secretary
Jill Socha

Les Neiman

Board Members
Susan Christensen
Barbara A. Finazzo
Nicholas Hegarty
John K. Mahoney
Virginia Russell
Sharon Stein
Robin Walla

Sustaining Members
Christina A. Rallo Daniels
Leslie Dyer
Judy Horan
Cathy Murray
Linda Irving Smith






Next 2017 Upcoming Meeting
Monday, May 22nd
Monday, June 19th
Monday, July 24th
Monday, August, 21
Monday, September 25th
Monday, October 23rd
Monday, November 20th

Sunnyside Equestrian Center
628 Middletown Lincroft Rd, Lincroft, NJ
Program Room 1


Calendar of Events
Thur., May 11th 2nd Annual - Share the Fun & Make A Difference at Talbots
(12:00 - 5:00 PM)
Brook 35 Plaza, 2150 Hwy 35,
Sea Girt, NJ
Sat., May 20th Veterans Appreciation Day
(12 Noon - 8:00 PM)
InfoAge Science History Museum
2201 Marconi Rd., Wall Twp, NJ
$5.00 Donation, $2.50 Children
Active & Ret. Military with IDs FREE
Sat., June 3rd SPUR Student Horse Show
(9:00 am - )
Sunnyside Equestrian Center
July 26-30
Monmouth County Fair
East Freehold Showgrounds, NJ
Sat., Oct. 7th SPUR Tasting Fundraiser
7 - 11 pm
Tatum Park, Middletown
Sun., Oct. 15th Thompson Park Day
11 am - 5 pm, Thompson Park
Sat., Oct. 28th SPUR Halloween Horse Parade
Sunnyside Equestrian Center
Sat., Nov. 18th Hoofin' It for SPUR 5K Fun Run
Sunnyside Equestrian Center



SPUR is a registered
GOLD Participant