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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IN THE YEARS AHEAD
The leadership of the CFBRAA will be holding a Strategic Planning Retreat on June 8th. If you have suggestions, questions or constructive criticisims for the Association, please send them to:
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 from 3 to 7 p.m. in a conference center ballroom.
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 afternoon we will have a gathering of alumni and families at the WinStar Golf Club. Refreshments and fellowship. No charge but donations to offset the cost will be appreciated.
Room reservations can be made at WinStar. The CFBRAA rate is $189/night + tax. Use the code BRA0618 when making reservations.
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.
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
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.
Come Play Golf
The Alumni Association is having a couple of golf tournaments in the near future. Both will raise money for the good work being done by CFBRAA.
The first is Saturday, June 9th at WinStar Golf Club. The event is the Associations Annual Schoalrship Fundarsier
The second is the Annual Reunion Golf tournament at Ross Rogers golf course on Friday, August 31st.
We really need golfers and some folks just to help run the tournament. Invite and bring friends for some great prizes, great golf courses,, and some pretty good golf for a great cause.
Sign up for the WinStar event by Tuesday, June 5th. See next door (<--) for info about lodging. Green fees are $120 which includes lunch, cart, etc.
Treat yourself and others to some fun and support some good work! Sign up today!