River Valley Riders (EIN# 41-1949447) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with support from individuals, foundations and corporations. Your financial donation directly benefits the children and families served by River Valley Riders. All donations are tax-deductible as allowed by law. Financial statements will be provided upon request.


We've made it easy for you to make a secure online donation. We accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover. 

You may choose an unrestricted gift that will help support operating expenses.

Or choose to give to sponsor one of our therapy horses!

To donate from outside the United States.


If you prefer, you may mail your contribution to us. Please make your check payable to River Valley Riders and send your donation to:

8362 Tamarack Village
Suite 119-440
Woodbury, MN 55125 

Other Ways to Give

River Valley Riders accepts donations of stocks, mutual funds, qualified charitable distributions, gifts in-kind, legacy memorials, charitable trusts, private foundation assets, life insurance policies, charitable gift annuities and cryptocurrency.  

Your gift to the “Sustain Our Mission” fund will help protect our organization’s sustainability, ensure future income from a non-endowed fund and provide for long-term savings for major expenses. You may choose to give to this fund to make a lasting difference to the families we serve.  Support "Sustain Our Mission!"

Thrivent members!  River Valley Riders is approved to receive Thrivent Choice Dollars.  You can recommend where some of Thrivent Financial's charitable outreach funds go by visiting the Thrivent Choice website.

Andersen Corporation employees and retirees! Through our relationship with the St. Croix Valley Foundation, your gift of appreciated Andersen Corporation stock can easily be transferred.

Please call 651-439-2558 or contact us to arrange how you can make a difference! 

*Note: After receiving your gift, we will issue you a donation receipt for tax purposes.

"Please support this organization. They do such amazing work for children with special needs, and their volunteers become so passionate about the cause that they keep returning as well. Our daughter participated in carriage driving with RVR and loved the experience immensely." Stacey Vogele

"I can not say enough about the volunteers - WOW - amazing compassionate people! RVR deserves all the support they can get to enrich the lives of more children that have complex needs." Mary Moen

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