SWISHER, Iowa (Jan. 9, 2017) – Miracles in Motion (www.miraclescanmoveyou.com), a therapeutic equestrian center in Swisher, Iowa, which provides programs and services to children, young adults, and veterans with a wide range of physical, emotional, and cognitive challenges, is beginning its 30th year of service to the Eastern Iowa community. In recognition of this accomplishment, South Slope Cooperative Communications hosted a reception at Hills Bank in North Liberty yesterday and is a premier sponsor of Miracles in Motion during this milestone year.
“Miracles in Motion demonstrates the highest levels of commitment, dedication, and service, which are at the core of South Slope’s values, mission, and goals. We are proud to support an organization with such a long history of excellence, and we look forward to being a part of their 30th year,” said Chuck Deisbeck, CEO, South Slope.
“We are grateful to South Slope not only for its generous financial support, but for its recognition of our mission to improve lives in the communities we both serve. Through the dedication of our volunteers, donors, and partners such as South Slope, we are now able to make miracles happen for more students,” said Karla Miller, president, board of directors, Miracles in Motion.
Miracles began in 1988 with borrowed horses and volunteers. In 1989, Miracles became a certified center. As Iowa’s first Premier Accredited Therapeutic Equestrian Center, Miracles in Motion meets the highest standards for safety and therapy as set forth by the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH). In addition to setting center standards, PATH provides continuing education and training for staff and instructors. Miracles in Motion serves over 100 students per year with a work force of approximately 125 dedicated volunteers and a herd of 15 horses.
South Slope Cooperative Communications provides high speed Rocket Internet, phone service, and television to residential and business customers. South Slope is recognized by the NTCA—The National Broadband Association as a Smart Rural Community leader and a Certified Gigabit-Capable Provider. Since 1958, the Cooperative has been committed to delivering cutting edge telecommunications services. South Slope is currently in the process of a multiyear fiber optic overbuild to deliver the fastest internet speeds available. South Slope serves the following communities: Amana, Ely, Fairfax, Newhall, North Liberty, Norway, Oxford, Solon, Shueyville, Swisher, Tiffin, Watkins, Walford, West and South Cedar Rapids, and parts of Coralville. For more information, visit www.southslope.com or call 319-626-2211.