ANNAPOLIS, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ARINC Incorporated is pleased to announce its sponsorship of Maryland Therapeutic Riding’s 12th Annual Live on the Farm Benefit Concert, Friday, September 7, 2012. Opening the concert will be local favorites The Hard Travelers followed by a feature performance from Grammy-award winning country music legends The Oak Ridge Boys.
As the primary fundraising event for Maryland Therapeutic Riding (MTR), the annual Live on the Farm Benefit Concert is a must-attend event for horse enthusiasts, country music fans, rehabilitative proponents, military and veteran support groups, community leaders, and all who value the life-changing results that therapeutic riding provides.
In addition to world-famous musical performances, a highlight of the evening is the presentation of the annual Exceptional Hero award. This year’s recipient is 21-year-old Katie Parry, an MTR rider since the age of 5. Ms. Parry will receive her award and kick-off the live auction.
“ARINC is honored to serve as the title sponsor for this year’s Live on the Farm Benefit Concert. MTR programs have changed their lives of many individuals and families and we are proud to help them continue their inspiring work,” said John M. Belcher, ARINC Chairman & CEO.
Tickets are available online at www.horsesthatheal.org or by calling MTR directly at 410-923-6800. Ticket prices are $40 for general admission and $125 for VIP admission. Both ticket options include access to the silent and live auctions, a pre-concert rider demonstration, and musical performances. VIP ticket includes premiere seating and a reception with the artists before the show.
About Maryland Therapeutic Riding
Maryland Therapeutic Riding is a non-profit organization founded in 1996. In addition to teaching the joys and skills of recreational horseback riding, MTR offers effective equine therapy and hippotherapy for a variety of individuals. Utilizing certified instructors, licensed therapists, professional staff, dedicated volunteers and specially-trained horses, MTR conduct specifically-designed horseback riding programs that create pathways of healing for children and adults with a wide range of physical, mental, and emotional challenges.
MTR specializes in children with special abilities, autism, ADHD, Down syndrome, cerebral palsy, learning disabilities, developmental delays; adults with multiple sclerosis, muscular dystrophy, rehabilitative disabilities, stroke and traumatic brain injuries; soldiers and their families with post-traumatic stress disorders and physical injuries; and women who are experiencing life depression, anxiety, cancer, grief and loss.
About ARINC Incorporated
ARINC Incorporated, a portfolio company of The Carlyle Group, provides communications, engineering and integration solutions for commercial, defense and government customers worldwide. Headquartered in Annapolis, Maryland with regional headquarters in London and Singapore, ARINC is ISO 9001:2008 and AS9100 certified. For more information, visit the web site at www.arinc.com.