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

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Recent RC News


September 30, 2022

THANK YOU for voting Rancho Cielo BEST AG EDUCATOR in Monterey County Weekly "Best of '22"! We are honored to serve local Youth...

Thank you Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance!

August 22, 2022

Thank you so much to everyone who purchased a ticket in support of our "Opportunity Drawing" through Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in hopes of...

Congratulations Class of 2022!

June 10, 2022

Salinas, CA -- Enrique "Ricky" Ruiz, Auto/Diesel Repair Student, was one of 22 students from the 2022 graduating class who were awarded High...

Upcoming Events

13th Annual Culinary Round Up

Feb 26 2023 - 5:00pm

We are pleased to announce Rancho Cielo’s 13th Annual Culinary Round Up will be held on Sunday, February 26, 2023,...