Genesis Therapeutic Riding Center Of West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital Receives Donation
Krewe de Karoline, a local group, recently held their seventh annual benefit Poker Run for the Genesis Therapeutic Riding Center of West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital. Thanks to the support of the community, the event, which consisted of a poker run, chili cookoff, silent auction, and live auction, raised $7,000 for the center. Margaret Hoffpauir, president of Krewe de Caroline, along with several members of the organization, presented the donation to Carmen Steward, equestrian tech for the center.
Since 2008, Krewe de Karoline has raised $63,000 for the Genesis Therapeutic Riding Center and has been honored for its fundraising efforts by the Association of Fundraising Professionals.
The Genesis Therapeutic Riding Center provides outpatient occupational and vision therapy services to the developmentally challenged in a non-traditional health care setting by utilizing hippotherapy. Auditory therapy services are also offered. For more information on the services of the center, please call (337) 625-3972.