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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


Legacy Golf Tournament



Sponsor of the Legendary Picnic



Hole-In-One Sponsor




Silent Auction Contributors








Other Contributors





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 

 AmazonSmile donates to Cal Farleys Boys Ranch Alumni Association.





Last year, Bob Sarpalius, Executive Director of the Cal Farley’s Boys Ranch Alumni Association, expressed his desire to retire on July 1, 2021 after 13 years of service.  A transition committee has been working for six months in preparing to make the transition.  It was determined by the BOD that the first place to search for a new director is the Association family.  Information from the Bylaws, Policies and BOD recommendations, germane to filling this position are available via the links below.  If you are interested in serving, or know of someone you would recommend to serve, please review the information and submit your recommendation to the Transition Committee.

It is likely that the current responsibilities of the Director will be filled by more than one person.  The Transition Committee’s responsibilities include interviewing candidates, developing final job descriptions and bringing recommendations relative to compensation to the BOD.  Committee members are: 

David Rattan (chairman)
Jimmie Boatwright
Alan Dore
Bob Sarpalius
Cam Lindsey
Chuck Farrell
Michael Rogers

Please submit any questions, recommendations or applications to the committee for consideration and assistance: 
David Rattan

or Bob Sarpalius

All applications should be submitted by May 21st.


CFBRAA Executive Director Policies and Bylaws

Executive Director Job Description 

Application Form for Executive Director Position

Application Form for Executive Director Position - WORD






 Pay Your Dues Here!!

We were not able to have the Reunion, but we continue to do Good Work for alumni, their families and our former home.
This year we will make our second payment towards our $10K contribution to Cal Farley's to build the new Ag Barn.
We currently have 10 students receiving scholarships from the CFBRAA.
We just helped a Rancher and his family pay their monthly bills while he recovers in the hospital from a freek accident.
Your Alumni Association does some very good work.  It is done beause you care and participate.
The annual dues continue to be just $20 / year.  We did not have a reunion this year so dues will need to be paid online or via mail.  
Or you can mail your dues to:
603 Sunlight Dr.
Arlington, TX  76006
Thank you for being a part of the
Good Work

of Your

"Carrying on His Work."
The annual Gun Raffle will be held again this year, and it is more imporatant to the work of the CFBRAA than ever.  We really need your participation and support.  If you can:
  1 Purchase a Raffle Ticket; 
2 Get family or friends to purchase tickets
3 Work with Tony Wade at one of the sites where we sell raffle tickets
4 Purchase another raffle ticket,
Please contact Tony Wade to get the details and let him know of your 
 willingness to help.
(806) 584-1029

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 Leaving a Legacy



   The Cal Farley's Boys Ranch Alumni Association Foundation (CFBRAAF) was established to Carry On His Work to Future Generations.  We have all been recipients of the gifts of others, and we are committed to being, not just takers, but givers.  The Foundation has been the key to the long-term effective service of Cal Farley's.  While many other child care institutions have come and gone, Cal Farley's has been stable and effective through all kinds of economic changes, primarily because of the foundation Cal Farley established.  The Alumni Association has followed that example and established a foundation to carry on the good work done by past and present former Ranchers to future generations.

    In the first five years, 84 contributors became Founding Legacy Partners.  They established the foundation for the foundation.  Since that time, all donors who contribute at least $1,000 over a five-year period becomes a Legacy Partner.  You can see to the left additional levels of Legacy Partnerships.

   Another way to leave a legacy is by making a benefactor gift commitment.  Some former Ranchers have named the CFBRAAF in their will to carry on the work.  The following link takes you to a form you can use to set up a Benefactor Gift Commitment to the Alumni Association Foundation.  

    We have all been blessed, some much more than others.  We have benefited by the generosity of those who have left a legacy, folks we will only be able to thank in glory.  Now it's our turn to leave a legacy to future generations.  Won't you leave a legacy too?  

Click here for Legacy Level details.

1 - Founding Legacy Partners
2 -Partners in Memory / Honor
3 -Legacy Levels of Partners




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