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Higher Hopes holds final ride

Higher Hopes holds final ride

| October 16, 2018

WARSAW – Higher Hopes has touched a lot of lives over the years, but it was time for the Roahrigs to say good-bye to the people who have become much more than clients. “It’s bittersweet, but we are ready to start the next chapter of our lives,” said Tom. “We’ve watched a lot of people […]

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Auction benefits Higher Hopes

Auction benefits Higher Hopes

| December 4, 2017

WARSAW – Peggy Roahrig was overwhelmed by the amount of people who came out to support the 17th annual Higher Hopes Therapeutic Riding Center Auction. “This is a very huge turnout,” she said. “We opened at 4 p.m. and at first I didn’t think there were a lot of people here but then I looked […]

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Higher Hopes auction set for Dec. 2

Higher Hopes auction set for Dec. 2

| November 30, 2017

WARSAW – The Higher Hopes Therapeutic Riding Center 17th annual Auction will be held Saturday, Dec. 2, at River View High School. Doors open at 4 p.m. and the auction will start at 5 p.m. Higher Hopes provides therapeutic riding opportunities for children and adults with disabilities. One hundred percent of the proceeds go to […]

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Volunteers contribute to auction’s success

Volunteers contribute to auction’s success

| December 5, 2016

WARSAW – Volunteers are a big key to the success of the Higher Hopes Therapeutic Riding Center Auction and many of them come from River View’s FFA, which sponsors the event. “It’s fun, especially because you know everything is going to a good cause,” said Jaden Thomas, a sophomore member of the group. Higher Hopes […]

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Come for food, stay for fun and help Higher Hopes

Come for food, stay for fun and help Higher Hopes

| November 30, 2016

WARSAW –Come for the food and stay for the fun, but make sure you get there early. That’s Tom Roahrig’s advice for anyone coming to the Higher Hopes Therapeutic Riding Center Auction. The 16th annual event will be held on Saturday, Dec. 3 at River View High School. Doors open at 4 p.m. and auction […]

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Higher Hopes trick or treat

Higher Hopes trick or treat

| October 18, 2016

WARSAW – Even volunteers had the opportunity to trick or treat on horseback Monday evening Oct. 17 at Higher Hopes. Pictured taking her turn gathering treats is Olivia Ringenberg who is in her first year of volunteering at Higher Hopes. “I like meeting all the different people that come here,” she said. Ringenberg was lead […]

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Auction celebrates Higher Hopes and the Roahrigs

Auction celebrates Higher Hopes and the Roahrigs

| December 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

WARSAW – The Higher Hopes Therapeutic Riding Center 15th annual Auction on Dec. 5 wasn’t just a fundraiser. It also was a time to celebrate Tom and Peggy Roahrig’s 45th wedding anniversary. Tom and Peggy operate Higher Hopes and throughout the evening of the auction people were invited to write them a message explaining how […]

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Higher Hopes fundraiser offers something for everyone

Higher Hopes fundraiser offers something for everyone

| December 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

WARSAW – Higher Hopes upcoming fundraiser is more than just an auction. “I always tell people to come for the auction and stay for the fun,” said Tom Roahrig, who runs Higher Hopes with his wife Peggy. “There is something for everyone.” The Higher Hopes Therapeutic Riding Center 15th Annual Auction will be held Saturday, […]

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