Camp Red Cedar receives $1,000 Donation from Old National Bank’s “Choose Your Charity” Contest

Posted on March 3rd, 2017

For the second year in a row, Camp Red Cedar has been selected among the winners of Old National Bank’s “Choose Your Charity” contest celebrating the company’s growth in the Northeast Indiana region.
Once again the Communications Manager, Simon May, at Camp Red Cedar’s parent company, Benchmark Human Services, rallied employees in three office locations across the city to fill out forms to support the effort. “I was so happy to help out last year with this project, and to win it again has been fantastic” said May. The presentation ceremony was attended by Carrie Perry, Camp Director, and Simon May, pictured here with Old National Bank branch manager and corporate staff.

Meet our new Certified Recreational Therapist/Riding Instructor

Posted on January 18th, 2016

Ashley's photoAshley Shaner

Ashley has 17 years of horseback riding experience and has taught riding lessons the past 2 year. Shaner has always had a passion for horses and perused a career in working with individuals in an equine setting.   She is focused and looks forward to meeting new and experienced riders seeking recreational therapy. Ashley joined Camp Red Cedar in May of 2015.

She is a Certified Therapeutic Recreational Specialist (CTRS), Small Water Craft Safety Certified, Adapted Aquatic Assistant Certified, and an Instructor-in-training through the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship (PATH).

Off the Clock:
Ashley enjoys horseback riding, volleyball, and spending time with family and friends.

Personal Theme Song:
“Live like your were Dying” – Tim McGraw

Equine Health Informational Open House

Posted on January 7th, 2016