General Resources


Keep up with news about farm visits and relevant news for the nonprofit community in North Carolina.

There are a variety of grants available for all types of organizations in North Carolina. These resources are a partial list of all that are available.

Preparation is key for horses and humans in case of emergency. Do you know how to prepare your horses in the face of a natural disaster?

Each county in the state has an agriculture extension office with agents that will help local citizens learn more about agriculture and educate citizens in their community.

Governing Bodies

PATH Intl LogoProfessional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH), was formed in 1969 as the North American Riding for the Handicapped Association to promote equine-assisted activities and therapies (EAAT) for individuals with special needs.

GFAS LogoThe Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries (GFAS) was formed in 2007 by nationally and globally recognized leaders in the animal protection field for the sole purpose of strengthening and supporting the work of animal sanctuaries worldwide.

EAGALA LogoEAGALA is the leading international nonprofit association for professionals using equine therapy to address mental health and human development needs. Our vision is that every person worldwide will have access to these services.