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

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...

Rancho Cielo Welcomes a New Member to its Leadership Team. 

February 8, 2022

Rancho Cielo is pleased to announce the appointment of a new member 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...

Upcoming Events

BBQ Tri Tip Lunch

Aug 12 2022 - 11:30am
Rancho Cielo, 710 Old Stage Rd., Salinas, CA 93908

Support Rancho Cielo by ordering a Tri Tip BBQ Lunch.

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

Reserve your ticket(s) to win a 2023 Infiniti QX60 Luxe!

Aug 21 2022 - 10:30am

Reserve your ticket(s) to win a 2023 Infiniti QX60 Luxe!

$100 per ticket, only 2,000 will be sold.

The winning ticket will...