We could not exist without the kindness and generosity of people committed to bringing help, hope and healing to struggling boys and girls. There are several ways to get involved with The Ranches and make a difference in the lives of struggling children. Join us in our efforts to give boys and girls the help they need, and prepare them for futures filled with purpose and hope.


Become a Foster Parent

Open your home to children who need a safe, caring place to live

Employment Opportunities

Work with youth from troubled backgrounds as an employee of The Ranches.


Volunteer at our Ranch facilities or our central office in Albuquerque, provide support to foster families or become a foster parent.

Latest News

Read more about The Ranches or helpful parenting articles by Heath Kull.

Our blog
Monday – Motivation

Growtivation A little growth + a little motivation = a little growtivation. In my continuing [...]

Saturday – Sentiment

Not letting the sun go down on our anger… One of the hardest lessons to [...]

Wednesday – Whatever

The Journey with Grief and Loss We all have our own separate and unique journey [...]

Sunday – My Struggle with Faith

“Our fathers were our models for God. If our fathers bailed, what does that tell [...]

What Does it Take to Effectively Care About Other People’s Children?

Many of the adults who become staff at The Ranches, start off with an altruistic [...]

25th Annual Pete Leyva Memorial Golf Tournament

Join us for the 25th Annual Pete Leyva Memorial Golf Tournament on Monday, September 12th, 2022.Help support at-risk [...]

Wednesday – Where I Find God

The night I hit rock bottom, sittin’ on an old bar stool He paid my [...]


It is a rewarding experience to give needy children a stable, caring and loving home, or provide support to the families who do.