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Elvin and Janet Price

Supporters

As a young teen, Elvin Price figured he’d made it big time when he landed a job sweeping floors in an apparel manufacturer for less than $1 an hour. His duties grew to equipment maintenance, which led to a traveling service job. Through these experiences, he saw a need for improved efficiency and production. So, he spent evenings at home in hi...

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McKayla

Children and Families

When McKayla, 13, came to Eagle Ranch a little over a year ago, she had a hard time containing her emotions. Tantrums and arguments were the norm. “I was having blow-ups that weren’t appropriate for my age,” she recalled. “I was screaming and kicking and not following anything my mom would say. I couldn’t go a day without fighting with...

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Jillian

Jillian, 14, is a current resident at Eagle Ranch. She wrote this poem as part of an assignment at Eagle Ranch School. A New World A whole new world appeared in front of me, As a black truck drove away, A cold heart broken to pieces inside of me, As that black truck took my parents away. I started to cry and held it back, Before the tears ...

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John L.

A Look Inside John’s Graduation from Eagle Ranch Graduation is a special time at Eagle Ranch. Greater than any personal or academic achievement the graduate may have experienced, the most significant accomplishment for a boy or girl is going home. Upon graduation, a child returns home to their family, with the tools, resources and informat...

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Scott Sims

Children and Families

Scott Sims graduated Eagle Ranch in 2007.  Today, he is a successful, up-and-coming shift manager at a local restaurant. He is happily married, has a beautiful nine-month-old baby girl, regularly attends church, and is grateful for the life he has. However, Scott’s life was not always so bright. Adopted by his grandparents when he was two-yea...

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Austin's Story

Children and Families

My name is Austin and my experience has been great. The houseparents are really nice and the assistant counselors are really easy to build a relationship with and are really nice too. I have learned to handle my consequences better and also learn to take my anger out in better ways. They also have taught me how to be more assertive in communicati...

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