be a lifeline for boys in need

If you've ever been granted the grace of a second chance, consider what your help could mean to another aching soul who's still waiting for his.

supporting the boys ranch

Donate With Confidence

Lighthouse Ranch For Boys is a nonprofit, educational, charitable organization incorporated under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. We are committed to wise stewardship of the gifts provided by our friends, and are always grateful for the sacrifice and commitment of our supporters.

Planned Giving

Leave A Lasting Legacy

Would you like to leave a legacy of giving for your family and future generations?

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Ways To Give

help struggling boys grow into honorable men

There are many ways that you can contribute and help give at-risk teen boys the opportunity to turn their lives around. Individual financial gifts, as well as in kind giving and other items, provide a critical source of support for the Ranch. This allows us to provide a loving family environment, counseling, education, extra-curricular activities and valuable work experience and training that at-risk young men need to get their lives back on track.

If you are interested in establishing a legacy of giving, the Boys Ranch is a wonderful organization to support. Depending on your financial ability and commitment level toward the Ranch, we can accommodate a planned giving partnership that is congruent with your family's financial needs. Some families also choose to designate memorial gifts on behalf of their loved ones.

In addition to monetary gifts, supporters have the option to offer in-kind donations, such as stocks, bonds, real estate, vehicles, facility equipment, and professional services.

While a number of different needs can arise at any time, there are several recurring or ongoing initiatives that represent opportunities to support the Ranch on a regular basis: Area of Greatest Need, Giving Tuesday, Christmas, Cattle Program, Dorm Remodel.

Tax & donation Information

documenting your gifts

The Lighthouse Ranch for Boys is registered as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Contributions to the Ranch are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law under federal EIN (tax ID number) 72-0897907.

If you are interested in establishing a legacy of giving, the Boys Ranch is a wonderful organization to support. Depending on your financial ability and commitment level, we can accommodate a planned giving partnership that is congruent with your family's needs. Some families also choose to designate memorial gifts on behalf of their loved ones.

In addition to monetary gifts, supporters have the option to offer in-kind donations, such as stocks, bonds, real estate, vehicles, facility equipment, and professional services.

Help Us light the way

Our boys are counting on your support

Our generous community of sponsors and donors has been the driving force behind our mission for over 40 years. Your support has helped the Boys Ranch to help hundreds of troubled children grow into strong, successful young men. Because there are countless ways to give, anyone who has a compassionate heart for our boys can contribute something truly life-changing. There is no such thing as "too little" or "too intangible" when it comes to your donations; every single gift offered is valuable and appreciated.