New Canaan Mounted Troop Gets In The Saddle For Annual Fundraising Gala

NEW CANAAN, Conn. –New Canaan Mounted Troop is raising funds with a gala at Grace Farms on Saturday, Nov. 14.

The New Canaan Mounted Troop

The New Canaan Mounted Troop

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The organization provides educational horsemanship programs and also has an equine therapeutic program, Super Troopers, for children and adults who have special needs.

The gala, which runs from 6 to 10 p.m., will feature cocktails, a silent auction, dinner, and a performance by multiple Grammy Award-winner Paul Winter.

Proceeds will support Super Troopers, including care for the horses and ponies and scholarships for the participants.

People who wish to attend, donate an item for the silent auction, or sponsor the gala should contact Pat Bradley, Development Coordinator, at

Celebrating its 76th year, New Canaan Mounted Troop is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides the most comprehensive educational Full Horsemanship and Equine Care Programs for youth in Fairfield County. In 2012, NCMT also launched the Super Troopers Therapeutic Programs to serve children and adults with special needs.

Located in New Canaan, NCMT was founded in 1939 and continues to follow tje founding principles of its original mission statement: Building leadership, responsibility and confidence in youth through sound horsemanship.

For more information on New Canaan Mounted Troop, visit its website.

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