Our Vision

Bringing hope, joy and unlimited possibilities through the healing power of the horse.

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Wish List

BraveHearts always welcomes and appreciates donations of supplies and materials to support our programs.  Please keep us in the loop if you are planning to order any items so we can control quantity and supply and demand. For item details and to make a donation, please contact Meggan Hill-McQueeney at meggan@braveheartsriding.org.
  • Cutter Classic Saddle Company Western Pads
  • Thornhill Black Horse Halter’s (contact meggan@braveheartsriding.org for size, horse name and halter contact information)
  • YKnot Custom BraveHearts Rope Halters and Leads
  • Funding for New Drill Team Shirts Walls Ranch Wear Performance Button Front Shirt with BraveHearts logo and flag patches ($35 per shirt)
  • IPAD specific for volunteer usage
  • RT Surface Pro Tablet
  • GoPro Camera
  • Large Speakers for Projector use for presentations/conferences
  • Coffee (Decaf and Regular)
  • Coffee Cups, Sugar etc.
  • English pads , Toklait cut out pads
  • English quilted square pads
  • Round Bale Feeders (see Meggan)
  • Winter Horse Blankets (see Meggan)
  • Kleenex, toilet paper, paper towels, computer paper, disinfectant wipes, post-it notes and pens are always welcomed
  • Travel Size: toothpaste, shampoo, body soap, conditioner –used for retreats
  • New Electrolux Vacuum
  • Water Tank Heaters (see Meggan)
  • Brooms
  • Mops
  • Laundry Detergent
  • Windex
  • Scrub Brushes for Cleaning
  • Water Bottles (all sizes) for retreats
  • Iron Out Cleaning Supply
  • Hand Soap
  • Horse Veterinary Supplies
    • Betadine
    • Vet wrap
    • 4x4 gauze
    • Brown gauze wrap
    • Elastikon
    • Absorbine (liniment and or bath)
    • Leather cleaning supplies (oil, conditioner, neatsfoot oil, leather cleaning sponges)
    • Flysect Super 7 Equine Fly Spray
    • Quicsilver shampoo
    • Banixx wound and hoof care
    • Sore-no-more liniment
    • Nolvasan Solution
    • Strategy $16.99
    • Equine Senior $21.99
    • Well Solve $26.49
    • Cat food $38.99 (please contact Meggan for details)
    • Dewormers (please contact Meggan for details)
  • Morrison MCI blackboard (see Meggan for purchase details/link)
  • Brighton Saddlery Mohair Cinch (see Meggan on sizes)


Our Partners

 American Airlines     •    American Hippotherapy Association    •     Aurora Vet Center    •        Becca’s Legacy    •     Canine Companions        Capt. James Lovell VA Hospital    •    Department of Children and Family Services         Division of Specialized Care for Children     •    DuPage County Vet Center  •  Easter Seals    •     Experience Works    •    Families of the Fallen    •   Fort Sheridan First Calvary      Goldie B. Floberg Center    
                  The Gracie Center   Hines VA      Illinois Joining Forces      •  Illinois National Guard     •      Jesse Brown VA Hospital    •    Lake-McHenry County Veterans' Initiative     •    Madison VA Outpatient Clinic             McHenry County Adult Program    •   McHenry County College    •    McHenry County Veterans Assistance Commission   •     Midwest Center for the Blind  Milwaukee VA Hospital     •   The Mission Continues                  Mustang Heritage Foundation     •    National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification   •       North Boone School District      •     Northern Illinois Special Recreation Association     •    Oak Park Vet Center  
 Operation Support Our Troops     •   OSCAR Mikes • Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship Intl.      •    PATH Intl. Equine Services for Heroes  Provider Connections     •   PEAK Construction   •    Pioneer Center     Presence Saint Anne            Provider Connections     •    Regional Access and Mobilization Project    •       Regional Alternative School, Winnebago County     •    Rockford Career College    •     Rockford Passages Hospice          Rockford VA Outpatient Clinic   •    Rock Valley College     Salute, Inc.    Saint Coletta's of Illinois          Seguin Services, Inc.    •     Senior Community Services Employment Program                                                    Special Education District of McHenry County       •   Special Olympics of Illinois         Starlight Foundation       The Heart of a Marine Foundation    •    William Shatner's Hollywood Charity Horse Show                        Wounded Warriors