Building Skills Transforming Lives

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

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Imagine the potential in every young person,
in a setting that helps them make it real.
That's Rancho Cielo.
We invest education, training, and counseling
in youth facing challenges.
And they reward our belief in them—with their success.

Welcome to Rancho Cielo

Rancho Cielo: Transforming Lives

How You Can Help

Make a donation.

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Dine at the
Drummond Culinary Academy.

Become a Rancho Cielo Sponsor.

Recent RC News

Rancho Cielo Welcomes New Leadership Team Members. 

February 8, 2022

Rancho Cielo is pleased to announce the appointment of two new members to its Leadership Team, Chris Devers, as Rancho Cielo’s...

Christmas Gift Drive

December 6, 2021

The holiday season can be a particularly difficult time for families. Please help us make the holiday season brighter for the youth we...

Graduation 2021

June 30, 2021
Congrats to the 2021 graduates!

Construction Academy Graduation Photos

Ted Taylor Ag Vocational Center Graduation Photos

Upcoming Events

Beef & Bernardus

Beef & Bernardus
May 28 2022 - 5:30pm
Rancho Cielo, 710 Old Stage Rd., Salinas, CA 93908

This will be a multi-course meal with wine pairings - prepared by Chef Estevan "EJ" Jimenez and Rancho Cielo Drummond Culinary Academy Students. Corral...

Veggie Boxes 2022

Aug 1 2022 (All day)

  • All orders must be placed by August 1st, 2022
  • Veggie Boxes can be delivered (over 25), you can
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BBQ Tri Tip Lunch

Aug 12 2022 - 11:30am

Support Rancho Cielo by ordering a Tri Tip BBQ Lunch.

Cost: $15 Includes: Tri Tip, Salsa, Ranch Beans, Caesar Salad, Roll, Sweet Treat...