Heart Of Illinois

Welcome to Heart of Illinois Pony Club!

We are a local club serving the Peoria, Illinois and surrounding area focusing on sportsmanship, leadership and stewardship through horsemanship education. Heart of Illinois Pony Club operates within the North Central Prairie Region of The United States Pony Clubs, Inc. Our goal is to develop well-rounded individuals within the community through a horsemanship program. Pony Club is the largest equestrian educational organization in the world. The cornerstones of our foundation are education, safety, sportsmanship, stewardship and FUN. The skills, habits and values instilled through horsemanship will apply to every part of a member’s life.


Heart of Illinois Pony Club operates as a tax-exempt nonprofit 501(c)(3) with Employer Identification Number (EIN) 37-1076031. It is a subordinate organization of USPC Newco, Inc., EIN 61-1352306. All donations are tax deductible to the extent of the U.S. tax code.