RANCHO CIELO

Building Skills Transforming Lives

  • Rancho Cielo Gete

    Our vision at Rancho Cielo is to transform the lives of at-risk youth and empower them to become accountable, competent, productive and responsible citizens.

  • Student Pouring

    Our vision at Rancho Cielo is to transform the lives of at-risk youth and empower them to become accountable, competent, productive and responsible citizens.

  • Rancho Cielo Graduation
  • RC Garden
  • Rancho Cielo Pond
  • Rancho Cielo Graduation

What We Do

We serve 150 students daily between the ages of 16 and 24, from low income, at-risk backgrounds.

A Day at Rancho Cielo

A Day at Rancho Cielo in Salinas

How You Can Help

Make a donation.

Become a volunteer.

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Dine at the
Drummond Culinary Academy.

Become a Rancho Cielo Sponsor.

Recent RC News

Walmart Gives RC $35K Grant

Rancho staff receiving check from Walmart representative
May 31, 2016

Drummond Culinary Academy is grateful to have received a $35,000 grant from Walmart Corporate State Giving Program! This first time grant provided support for...

Tired of Throwing Kids into Prison... by Judge John Phillips

April 1, 2016

Tired of Throwing Kids Into Prison, I Built a Place to Keep Them Out by Judge John Phillips

Rancho Cielo's 5th Annual Family Fun Day

September 2, 2015

What another huge success our Family Fun Day was this year. Please take a look at a short video montage of the day!...

Upcoming Events

Double L Charity Golf Event!

Jun 10 2016 - 10:00am

Please Join us at the Double L!

We hope you’ll join us for the Double L Charity Golf Tournament — and two...

Jazz Night

Jun 10 2016 - 6:00pm

Sunset Jazz returns by popular demand, with the Dick Whittington Trio. To reserve your spot, call (831) 444-3521, or email us: reservations@ranchocieloyc.org .

Rancho Cielo Annual Family Fun Day

Aug 28 2016 - 11:00am

Rancho Cielo Youth Campus

6th Annual BBQ and Family Fun Day

Sunday, August 28, 2016 • 11am-2:30pm (BBQ til 2pm only)...

Meet Our Sponsors

  • Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System

  • Tanimura & Antle

  • ALCO Water Service

  • Valley Fabrication

  • Don Chapin Company

  • Yeti Cooling

  • Smt Farms

  • Andy Boy

  • Heritage Farms

  • Boutonnet Farms