Hoc Rose Sanctuary Rescue

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Hoc Rose Sanctuary Rescue

EIN: 81-4494883


We provide long term sanctuary to those hard to adopt blind horses. We also share resources and offer mentoring for those people who want to learn how to care for the blind horses.

Notes from the nonprofit

HOC Rose Sanctuary Rescue (HOC Rose), established in 2016, is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, located in Stacy, Minnesota. HOC Rose provides a safe haven for blind horses. HOC Rose is determined to bring awareness and change the stigma associated with blind horses. HOC Rose is one of a kind. Deaf owned blind horse rescue in USA run by diversity group (Board members and volunteers who are Deaf and Hearing people working together). HOC Rose Sanctuary Rescue is a very small sanctuary rescue on the Belevender’s 10 acres hobby farm. We can house up to 8 horses at a time and because of that, HOC Rose often have horses on a waiting list to get in, which often takes a year or so due to blind horse stigma. Blind horses do not get adopted as easily as sighted horses. We also have few lifer horses residing here. We are currently at capacity and have started a waiting list. In order to get on the waiting list, a surrender form must be filled out. We hope someday we will have foster hosts to

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Principal Officer

Kari Belevender

Main address

6804 320TH ST


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Subject area info

Domesticated animals

Animal welfare

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Alliance/Advocacy Organizations (D01)

IRS subsection

501(c)(3) Public Charity

IRS filing requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990-N.


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Principal Officer

Kari Belevender

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Hoc Rose Sanctuary Rescue

Board of directors
as of 11/05/2023
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Board chair

Kari Belevender

HOC Rose Sanctuary Rescue

Term: 2016 -

Teresa Domagalski

Julie Bauch

Signe Reistad

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