Harry Swimmer Named CNN Hero

Posted by Melody Tuesday, May 10, 2016 11:21:00 AM

Harry Swimmer, local resident and friend to many in the Marvin area, has been named a CNN hero!  Mr. Swimmer created the Mitey Riders program, a certified equine-assisted therapy program for young people with a wide range of disabilities.  He began the program in 1994 and has hosted more than 700 children since that time.

Click here to see the video clip and read the interview with Mr. Swimmer.  Visit the Mitey Riders website for information on the program and volunteer opportunities.