About Us

 Strides of Strength Therapeutic Riding, Inc. is a charitable and educational organization founded in 2016. Born out of her love of horses, profession of physical therapy and understanding of the human-horse connection, Beth Gaston developed Strides of Strength Therapeutic Riding, Inc. Our non-profit 501(c)(3) status was granted  in June 2018. 


 Our mission is to provide a comprehensive therapeutic equine program utilizing horses to facilitate growth, learning, and healing. Our population includes children and adults with mental, physical, emotional, and functional disabilities. 

Horses Helping Heal


Financial support and contributions of any amount enable us to continue our goals and mission. 

 Donations are also accepted through the mail. Send checks  or money orders to Strides of Strength 2717 Gaston Farm Rd. Chester, SC 29706.

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