Help (and Hay) is for Horses

Two residents of Spirit’s Promise Equine Rescue in Riverhead.

Spirit’s Promise Equine Rescue in Riverhead is participating in #GivingTuesdayNow on Tuesday, May 5. This global day of giving and unity was launched as an emergency response to the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19.

In honor of #GivingTuesdayNow, Spirit’s Promise Rescue launch their “Hay for Horses Mobile Food Pantry” as part of their Equine For All Initiative on Tuesday, May 5, from noon to 3 p.m. at Tanger Outlets Riverhead. All private horse owners and horse organizations experiencing hardship due to COVID-19 may book a time online to pick up free hay. Appointments can be made by visiting

In addition to the “Hay for Horses Mobile Food Pantry” they will also be featuring “10 Acts of Kindness” social media campaign for one day on Tuesday, May  5. The “10 Acts of Kindness” will encourage followers to spread kindness, spend time with family, get active and creative by sharing different ideas. For details visit To learn more about #GivingTuesdayNow, visit