The Sprout 5k is being held to raise funds and awareness for Sprout Therapeutic & Education Riding Center in Aldie, Virginia. Sprout is a non-profit (501(c)3) organization that offers high-quality programming that meets the physical, cognitive, social and emotional needs of individuals with a wide variety of diagnoses to include Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Down Syndrome, Intellectual Delay and Traumatic Brain Injuries, just to name a few. Sprout currently serves over 185 individuals weekly with the devoted support of over 100 weekly volunteers. Sprout is currently the 2023 "Best of the Best" Equine Facility in Loudoun County. All proceeds from the Sprout 5K support subsidies for participants, scholarships to families with financial needs, facility support, horse care and adaptive materials.