GENEROUS 2017-18 SPONSORS
Much of what we are able to do as an Association is possible because of those who help sponsor special events. Our ability to help fellow alumni, support our former home and hold reunions would not be possible without the generous contributions of these companies and individuals. Please express your gratitude and support
Sponsor of the Annual Meeting
Sponsor of the Legendary Picnic
Hole-In-One Sponsor - Eighth Year
FIRST UNITED BANK OF AMARILLO
Thank You Rodney Ruthart
Long Drive Contest Sponsor
Cross Pointe Auto
Chuck & Becky Farrell
Bobby & Cindy Sarpalius
United Food Products
DALLAS GATHERING SPONSORS
Rick & Shelly Thompson
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Video of Dallas Gathering
It would probably be more accurate to say we are gathering at WinStar World Casino and Resort! Thackerville, OK, just 10 miles north of Gainsville, TX on I-35.- Fun for the whole family!
CFBRAA is holding 3 events at WinStar on those dates.
Strategic Planning Retreat
All Board Members, Committee Members and Legacy Partners are encouraged to participate in a planning retreat on Friday evening and Saturday afternoon.
The Scholarship Fundraisser Golf Tournament
On Saturday, June 9th this annual fundraiser will be held at 9:30 a.m. Greenfees will be $120 and participants are encouraged to get sponsors for the Scholarship Fundraiser.
Oklahoma / North Texas Gathering
On Saturday evening we will have supper and a gathering of alumni and families.
Room reservations can be made at WinStar. The CFBRAA rate is $189/night + tax.
CFBRAA Board Members, Committee Members and Legacy partners will receive a $100 reimbursement from one of our alumni if they participate in the Planning Retreat and/or the Scholarship Fundraiser.
Click here for a link to other accomodations in the area.
To reserve a room at the WinStar convention center, call 1-844-946-4768. Provide Group Code BRA0618
Mark your calendar and make your reservations.
CFBRAA MISSION STATEMENT
CFBRAA was chartered to carry on the work begun in the lives of troubled kids by Cal Farley's Boys Ranch. It has grown to include former residents of Girlstown. The Charter identifies the purpose as:
1 - To supply aid and assistance in promoting the growth of Cal Farley's Boys Ranch and the accomplishment of the objectives as set out in its Articles of Incorporation;
2 - To create and promote a closer relationship between its (Cal Farley's) former students and to facilitate a quicker and easier adjustment for its graduates and other former students to community life.
The Association works to provide assistance for former residents of BR and GT: (a) in crisis support, (b) in education for family members, and (c) in maintaining family ties. Further the Association seeks to promote and support the work of Cal Farley's Inc
Jimmy Newton, chaplain at Boys Ranch in the late 60's, passed away in Canyon, TX. Services will be at the First Baptist Church of Amarillo on Saturday, April 21st.
CENTRAL TEXAS GATHERING
The 2018 edition of the Central Texas Gathering will take place at:
In New Braunfels
844 Loop 337
We only get together about every other year so make your plans now to BE THERE!
We will start gathering at High Noon! Bring pics, annuals, families etc. Order what you want and stay as long as you want. Would be good to know if you are coming so we can include your name in the list that will be posted right here, and know how many seats to save.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 817-739-6590.
to see who will be there
Ex-Rancher Writes Book
You can order Bill Sarpalius's book by clicking here . You will get a 20% discount and a portion of the proceeds will go to CFBRAA by using the code CAFA when ordering.
Click here for more about the book.