Corporate Sponsorship

Corporate Sponsorship and Membership

Chester-and-Hannah-SmithProfessional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH Intl.) is always looking for opportunities to partner with companies that share our values and desire to help people through the power of the horse in a sponsorship arrangement. This gives responsible, progressive corporations a chance to show their support for our mission and our constituents while getting positive exposure in return. Corporate sponsorship allows your brand or product to directly appeal to the diverse and influential consumer group that is our members, our supporters, industry professionals, and therapeutic horsemanship participants. The quantity and type of exposure is based on your company’s commitment level, which we welcome you to discuss with This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

There are several types of sponsorships and various ways you can partner your brand or company with PATH Intl. Please call Kaye Marks at (303) 452-1212, ext. 117, to learn more.

Corporate Membership

Join your peers as a corporate member of PATH Intl.  Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International Corporate Members receive more than $4,000 in annual benefits, which are listed below.  Joining PATH Intl. as a corporate member starts at $1,000.  Please fill out the Corporate Membership form or contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with questions.

Current corporate members include:



Horse Sense of the Carolinas



SureHands Lift & Care
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Sponsorship Audience

Direct Involvement
• Number of member centers: 852
• Number of PATH Intl. Members: 7,657
• Number of volunteers: 52,644
• Number of disabled clients served: 58,326

• 7,733 equines
• 37.2% spend more than $25,000 per year on goods and services related to their business
• 38.7% manage 10 or more program horses
• 70% of people served are children under the age of 18

• 97.7% female
• 63.7% own their own horses; an additional 23% partner with the equine-assisted activities & therapies facility
• 36% own three or more horses
• 63% participate in trail riding

Purchasing Habits

• 75% of the time, centers’ employees are asked to recommend a product or service
• 50% frequently make their purchases at retail shops followed closely by
• 37% frequently purchase online

• 76% indicate their most frequent purchases are through retail stores
• 53% make monthly purchases online
• 75% make 1–4 purchases online per month
• When presented with comparable products and price, 84% indicate they have a definite affinity for and would purchase from companies that support PATH Intl.

Annual Benefits:

  • 25% off use of PATH Intl. mail list with up to four sorts.  Mailing piece to be approved in advance by PATH Intl., with PATH Intl. database information supplied directly to bonded mail house ($2,000 value)
  • Listing for full membership year on PATH Intl. website with direct link to your site ($1,000 value)
  • Business card size ad in each PATH Intl. Strides edition for the membership year (4/year)—the association’s quarterly magazine featuring the profession’s thought-leaders presenting useful and leading edge articles on everything from technical insights to heartfelt anecdotes ($300 value)
  • One (1) welcome announcement in PATH Intl. eNews—the twice monthly electronic newsletter with all the latest happenings in the association and industry ($250 value)
  • 50% off Exhibitor Booth Package at PATH Intl. Conference ($400 value)
  • 50% off additional PATH Intl. Strides and conference program advertising ($100-$2,000 value)
  • 1 mention during membership year on either PATH Intl. Facebook page or Twitter feed ($150 value)
  • PATH Intl. Standards for Certification and Accreditation manual—the voluntary standards used by the EAAT (equine assisted activities and therapies) industry outlining safe, professional and ethical practices.  CD provided ($25 value)
  • PATH Intl. Strides subscription ($34 value)
  • PATH Intl. eNews subscription ($100 value)
  • Membership rate for classified ads
  • Membership rate for PATH Intl. educational materials

Current Sponsors

To see our current sponsors, visit our sponsor page. If you have any questions about sponsoring PATH Intl., download our sponsor brochure or contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. If you would like information about exhibiting at the PATH Intl. Conference & Annual Meeting, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Membership Database Use

Only corporate members and sponsors have the ability to access the PATH Intl. membership database.  To do so, a formal request must be submitted to PATH Intl.’s CEO for use of the mailing list, along with an explanation of the specific purpose or use of the list. All mailed material must be approved by the CEO and the Director of Marketing no less than 60 days prior to intended delivery date. Membership database records will be delivered to a mutually agreeable and bonded mail shop for distribution.

The mailing list user will never have direct access to the individual records. The user will pay a $250 setup fee and $2.00 per membership record for a one-time use. A membership record includes the recipient’s name, address, city, state and zip code.

The membership database list will be provided to PATH Intl. regions for a one (1) time per year use free of charge. If the region chooses to use the list multiple times they will receive a 50% discount off of the fee structure mentioned above. Premier Accredited Centers will receive 75% off the list if used for training purposes. Member centers will have the opportunity to use the list for training purposes at a 50% discount.




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