Virginia Wild Horse Rescue is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit charitable organization founded in May 2006+ to protect and preserve the free roaming wild horses that cross into Virginia from North Carolina.
Dedicated to "Saving Our American Heritage for Future Generations", through enhanced education and preservation of the wild horses, who are descendants of the Spanish Mustangs that have roamed the coast of Virginia and North Carolina for more than 400 years.
The specific objectives and purposes of this organization shall be: The Organization is organized exclusively for charitable, educational or specific purposes within the meaning of 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue code.
Virginia Legislation 2008
Virginia Delegate Terrie Suit was the sole proprietor of the Wild Spanish Mustang Resolution Hj184 and with her support the resolution passed making the wild horses a Cultural and Historical Resource of Virginia.