Move A child higher, Inc.

Equine assisted activities for STUDENTS with disabilities


MACH1 Featured In

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Also, stay tuned for information on our next fundraiser. We appreciate your support and could not help our clients without you!


MACH 1 is a tax-exempt non-profit 501 (c ) (3) corporation that relies upon private contributions for the bulk of its funding and its generous volunteers for their many hours of loving assistance with program clients and horses

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Who we are

Our Mission

"Move A Child Higher, Inc  (MACH 1) is dedicated to bringing self-confidence, physical strength and emotional well-being to people with disabilities through equine assisted therapy and community involvement."

MACH1 is a 21 year therapeutic horsemanship and horseback riding program that offers equine assisted activities to students with disabilities and is based at the Pasadena Equestrian Center in the Hahamongna Watershed Park in Pasadena.  The program is a PATH Int'l Premier Accredited Center and is in cooperation with the City of Pasadena.  Approximately 80% of MACH 1 students are from low to  moderate - income families.

We would love to have you join us!



An accredited premier center since 1996


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