Creston Therapeutic Riding Program nominated for $25,000 award

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The Creston and District Society for Community Living’s Therapeutic Riding Program has been nominated for the Kraft Celebration Tour $25,000 award.

“At this point we are seeking ‘nomination support,’ ” said co-ordinator Michelle Whiteaway in an email. “Folks can provide nomination support by scrolling down to the bottom of the page … and [writing] a word or two under Nomination Support.  It can be really brief, like, ‘Go Creston!’ or ‘Awesome program!’ ”

At last count, the nomination with the most support had over 100 comments, while Creston had only 36. To see the nominations, visit

Two finalists for the award from B.C. will be announced on July 1.