DreamPower's super fun friendraiser and fundraiser "Pony Up for Dreams" and the DreamPower Country Store are returning on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015 from 4-7 pm at DreamPower Horsemanship (located at WoodMyst Farm, 7460 Crews Road, Gilroy, CA). You will:

  • Browse handmade, homemade and homegrown treasures and treats from the DreamPower Country Store
  •  Enjoy live bluegrass music from the Just Picked String Band
  •  Savor a delicious BBQ dinner at the ranch
  •  Play with the DreamPower miniature horses and donkey
  •  Kids will have fun in the Cowboy and Cowgirl Fun Zone
  •  Enjoy wagon ride ranch tours in the DreamPower wagon
  •  Decorate pumpkins
  •  Face painting for the kids.

Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for children under 12.  All veterans and their families are invited as guests of DreamPower.  You can purchase tickets here.

All tickets must be purchased and veterans' tickets reserved by TUESDAY, SEPT. 15.

Congratulations to DreamPower's PETE for being named the 2014 Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship (PATH)  International Therapy Horse of the Year!


CONGRATULATIONS to three PATH International Region 11 winners from DreamPower! Garry Stauber was selected as the PATH Intl. Region 11 Therapeutic Riding Instructor of the Year for 2014. Terri Stinson was selected as the PATH Intl. Region 11 Volunteer of the Year for 2014.  And Pete was selected as the PATH Intl. Region 11 Therapy Horse of the Year for 2014!  Region 11 is comprised of all the PATH Intl. therapeutic horsemanship programs in California, Nevada and Hawaii.  Congratulations to our three DreamPower winners! Thank you to Lora Schraft/Gilroy Dispatch for this terrific photo of our winners!

Celebrating 12 years of service!  DreamPower Horsemanship, a 501C(3) non-profit organization founded in 2002, provides therapeutic horsemanship programs and services to clients in the south San Francisco Bay area. DreamPower programs include:

Thank you to our horse sponsors for 2014! Our horse sponsors for 2014 are:

  • Chief - Sponsored by the San Martin Lions Club
  • Pete - Sponsored by Catherine and Juergen Ahaus
  • Honey - Sponsored by Dyan Adinamis, in memory of her father, Peter J. Adinamis
  • Lexie - Sponsored by Carrie and Rob Hawley


Please contact DreamPower for information on how you can sponsor a DreamPower horse or miniature horse.


Honey and Martha McNiel participated in a Foundation Horsemanship Clinic with Buck Brannaman April 19-22, 2013 in Morgan Hill, CA.


DreamPower Horsemanship is the only Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International Premier Accredited Center in the south bay area and one of only four in the greater bay area. Thank you to all the volunteers who helped in this important achievement!



Horses for Warriors, our program for veterans and their families, is offered at no charge to the participants. Contact DreamPower for more information.

Our staff psychotherapists are licensed by the state of California.
Our Therapeutic Riding Instructors are PATH International (Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship) certified. In addition to our dedicated staff, over 450 community volunteers will help support our programs in 2014.

Our mission:
building lives filled with dreams, and the power to make dreams come true.