From left to right: Alan Peltzman, Mike Hoover, Tim Fisler, Susan Rotz, program director; Beau (horse), Terry Wadel, Pete Fleury
Friday, January 25, 2019

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. – 

Local runners from a holiday-themed fun run, hosted by Summit Health will help steer local services at a therapeutic riding center through the New Year.

The Christmas Cash Dash, held November 10, raised more than $5,000. The proceeds have been donated to the Franklin County 4-H Therapeutic Riding Center, Chambersburg.

“I just want to let them know I’m so thankful they took us on. We need fundraisers like this. For the community to support us means so much,” explained Susan Rotz, program director at Franklin County 4-H Therapeutic Riding Center.

The riding center has served Franklin County for more than 36 years, offering advantageous horsemanship services for riders of all ages.

The donation will support the organizations programs, will help feed the horses, and contribute to scholarship funds available for riders.

A different organization from the community is selected by the Road Runners Club each year to receive the benefits of the Cash Dash.

For more information on upcoming events, visit SummitHealth.org/events

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Summit Health is a non-profit network of hospitals and physician practices dedicated to building a healthier community.

As Franklin County's leading healthcare provider, Summit Health offers family care, specialists, lab and imaging services, a fitness center, urgent care centers, and two award-winning hospitals.

More information is available at www.SummitHealth.org and www.Facebook.com/SummitHealth.