Our Vision

Bringing hope, joy and unlimited possibilities through the healing power of the horse.

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Upcoming Events

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(Bike Run, Arlington, Golf Fore BraveHearts & more!)

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Volunteer Trainings

8th Annual Veterans Horse Show

June 3, 2017

LocationL 4950 Route 173, Poplar Grove, IL 61065

Veterans Day- Cowboy Breakfast
July 8, 2017
Location: 4950 Rte. 173, Poplar Grove, IL 61065

Event Details to Come

Red, White & Blue Event for Veterans

November 11, 2017

Location: 4950 Route 173, Poplar Grove, IL 61065

Event Details to Come


Past Events Held in 2015

  • PATH VA Veteran Instructor Training (March 2015)
  • Midwest Horse Fair (April 2015)
  • PATH/WWP Cattle Cutting Workshop (Hosted April 2015)
  • PATH OSWC (May 2015)
  • PATH/WWP Operation Mustang (Hosted June 2015)
  • 6th Annual Veteran Horse Show
  • Veteran Conference: BraveHearts will not be hosting the Veteran Conference in 2016


Our Partners

 American Airlines     •    American Hippotherapy Association    •     Aurora Vet Center    •        Becca’s Legacy    •     Canine Companions        Capt. James Lovell VA Hospital    •    Department of Children and Family Services         Division of Specialized Care for Children     •    DuPage County Vet Center  •  Easter Seals    •     Experience Works    •    Families of the Fallen    •   Fort Sheridan First Calvary      Goldie B. Floberg Center    
                  The Gracie Center   Hines VA      Illinois Joining Forces      •  Illinois National Guard     •      Jesse Brown VA Hospital    •    Lake-McHenry County Veterans' Initiative     •    Madison VA Outpatient Clinic             McHenry County Adult Program    •   McHenry County College    •    McHenry County Veterans Assistance Commission   •     Midwest Center for the Blind  Milwaukee VA Hospital     •   The Mission Continues                  Mustang Heritage Foundation     •    National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification   •       North Boone School District      •     Northern Illinois Special Recreation Association     •    Oak Park Vet Center  
 Operation Support Our Troops     •   OSCAR Mikes • Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship Intl.      •    PATH Intl. Equine Services for Heroes  Provider Connections     •   PEAK Construction   •    Pioneer Center     Presence Saint Anne            Provider Connections     •    Regional Access and Mobilization Project    •       Regional Alternative School, Winnebago County     •    Rockford Career College    •     Rockford Passages Hospice          Rockford VA Outpatient Clinic   •    Rock Valley College     Salute, Inc.    Saint Coletta's of Illinois          Seguin Services, Inc.    •     Senior Community Services Employment Program                                                    Special Education District of McHenry County       •   Special Olympics of Illinois         Starlight Foundation       The Heart of a Marine Foundation    •    William Shatner's Hollywood Charity Horse Show                        Wounded Warriors