Marco Bernal, Dressage Champion, welcomed children from Horses Healing Hearts for a Special Photo Session with USA TODAY Network Photographer, Ron Elkman.
— Marco Bernal
WELLINGTON, FLORIDA, UNITED STATES, June 26, 2023/EINPresswire.com/ — Marco Bernal, world-renowned Dressage Champion, joined forces with Horses Healing Hearts (HHH), to host an extraordinary event for children on Monday, June 12, 2023, at his facility in Wellington, Florida. Here, Ron Elkman, renowned USA TODAY Network photographer immortalized the children’s interactions with the horses, creating a visual narrative that embodies the transformative power of the horse-human connection.
Horses Healing Hearts is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting children whose lives have been negatively impacted by addiction within their families. By connecting children with horses, the organization provides a nurturing environment that fosters trust and promotes resilience.
Marco Bernal, an Equestrian Ambassador for HHH, generously offered his state-of-the-art facility as the venue for this remarkable event. Nestled in the scenic beauty of Wellington, Bernal’s facility provided a serene setting that promoted tranquility and encouraged the children to connect with horses in a safe and welcoming environment.
The children of HHH engaged in activities specially designed to promote emotional healing and personal growth. Their connection and fascination with the horses were further strengthened by Marco Bernal sharing the ribbons, photos, and performance awards he has earned in Dressage over the last 40 years.
“We are thrilled to welcome the HHH children to my facility for this special event,” expressed Marco Bernal. “We hope to bring awareness to the healing potential of horses and inspire others to support the remarkable work of Horses Healing Hearts in their transformative efforts, empowering the children to discover their inner strength.”
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