Non-profit provides therapy mini-horses to people with disabilities

LAKE IN THE HILLS, Ill. (WLS) -- The non-profit group Mane in Heaven provides therapy mini-horses to disabled and able-bodied children and adults. The horses visit in the hospital and at home all free of charge.

Now Mane in Heaven needs your help. On Sunday, Sept. 20, the group is hosting their annual 5K Trot-a-Thon. The race begins at 8:30 a.m. at Silver Lining Equestrian, located at 1109 Pyott Road in Lake of the Hills, Ill. Registration is just $35, and begins at 7:30 a.m. the morning of the race.

Jodie Diegel and Dina Morgan from Mane in Heaven visited the ABC7 studios to talk about their upcoming race.

Mane in Heaven 5K Trot-a-Thon

Sunday Sept. 20
Registration starts at 7:30 a.m. Race starts promptly at 8:30 a.m.
Address: Silver Lining Equestrian at 1109 Pyott Rd. Lake in the Hills, Ill., 60156
Admission/ticket prices: $35
Deadline to register: On-site registration

LINKS:
http://www.maneinheaven.org/
http://www.maneinheaven.org/#!trotathon2015/c1nqm
https://www.facebook.com/maneinheaven?fref=ts

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