Our mission

The STAND (Strengthening Thoughts and Nurturing Dreams) Foundation is a 501c3 organization in Washington, D.C. The purpose of The Stand Foundation is to provide an opportunity where inner city youth can gain knowledge, skills and confidence through equestrian and rodeo readiness training. The STAND Foundation is in the business of changing and shaping lives through nature. The work we do is aimed at providing a holistic approach to solving some of our society’s biggest challenges. We make sure our partners are empowered by creating opportunities for individuals and communities.

Who We Serve

We serve inner-city youth and young adults in Washington DC and surrounding areas. We focus on inspiring change that leads to self-sufficiency and positive decision making.

Get in Touch

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Selina Pennie Brown