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Family Day at Candlelight Ranch – Highland Lakes Weekly (July 22, 2016)
It’s about upward growth at Candlelight Ranch forest garden – Highland Lakes.com (June 25, 2015)
Matching the Way You Give to the Cause You Give To – The New York Times (November 28, 2014)
Candlelight Ranch would like to welcome Executive Director Jenn Hartner! Jenn has a strong history with Candlelight Ranch, and first developed a passion for the mission and people served in 2010 when she became the Candlelight Ranch Program Director. After moving to Malaysia for four years, Jenn rejoined the Candlelight Ranch staff in April 2016 as the … Continued
Create a page and Register HERE to help Amplify Candlelight Ranch! Candlelight Ranch provides therapeutic and educational nature-based experiences to enrich the lives of at-risk youth and children with disabilities. We are a recognized leader and resource for nature-based programs that transform lives. When you donate to Candlelight Ranch, your money goes to a synergy of … Continued
Sponsored by ContactWorks Sunday, February 12, 2017, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM 6408 Muleshoe Bend Trail, Marble Falls, TX 78654 Enter your chili team in the Candlelight Ranch Chili Cook Off! Proceeds benefit the at-risk youth and children with disabilities we serve across Central Texas. Teams of up to 6 people $100 per team entry … Continued
Thank you Flat Creek for your generous support! When you visit Flat Creek Enoteca in Marble Falls NOT ONLY will you enjoy scrumptious wood fired oven pizza and other delectable bites, plus a one of a kind self guided Texas Wine Country refreshing and relaxing wine tasting, but all of your generous tips for the … Continued
Candlelight Ranch Presents Family Day, July 17th, 2016! What: You are invited to experience an incredible day in nature with your family! Bring a picnic lunch, then hike, zipline, explore the Food Forest, and paint and groom the beautiful ranch horses! Meet Phoenix the Owl and enjoy an amazing assortment of nature games brought to you by our … Continued
Do you ever wonder how time in nature and innovative programming changes lives? Each day and each program is carefully crafted to meet the unique needs of the children served. As the children face challenges they never thought possible within the calming elements of nature, true transformations happen. During a visit at Candlelight Ranch, one child was … Continued
Interested in joining a non-profit board? Candlelight Ranch is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing therapeutic and educational nature based experiences to enrich the lives of at risk youth and children with disabilities. We are currently recruiting enthusiastic board, advisory council, and committee members from the central Texas area. Candlelight Ranch is located in Marble … Continued
We had to cancel Earth Day due to torrential storms! However, it doesn’t need to be Earth Day to volunteer at the ranch. Our ranch is constantly recruiting volunteers. If you are interested in booking a ranch work group or individually volunteering. Contact Jenn Hartner, Volunteer Coordinator! Candlelight Ranch Presents What: You are invited to … Continued
We raised $20, 546 during Amplify ATX 2016 thanks to your incredible generosity! At Candlelight Ranch, we utilize over 500 dedicated volunteers to make this money go a long way to changing the lives of at-risk youth and children with disabilities. How is this money spent? This money could fund 2 years of equine programing (serving … Continued
We need you! Be an ambassador for Candlelight Ranch and help transform the lives of at-risk youth and children with special needs, through nature. Go to Candlelight Ranch Amplify Austin page! Once you are inside the main Candlelight Ranch Page, click on the Create a Fundraising Campaign button where you will be asked to create a donor account. Then, click on … Continued
Arthur’s Animal House has a history older than Candlelight Ranch itself. The building was constructed sometime in the 1800’s. Hundreds of years later, the building was named “Arthur’s Animal House” after Arthur Paul Muska, a first cousin of Jeri Barr. Arthur was a kind, understated man who wore a constant smile and held an infinite … Continued
Thirty volunteers came together to staff this outstanding event for families that face unique challenges at Candlelight Ranch. Candlelight Ranch glistened with sparkling beauty, as families gathered together to enjoy a day of interactive nature and holiday programming. Families and children participated in movement exercises and games, made holiday ornaments, decorated cookies, engaged in equine assisted … Continued