Promising futures, one kid at a time.

Idaho Youth Ranch is a non-profit 501(c)(3) agency that offers emergency shelter, residential care, youth and family therapy, job readiness training, adoption services,  and more for kids and their families. We also operate a network of thrift stores that help fund our youth programs and services.

Idaho Youth Ranch provides jobs for more than 400 Idahoans in communities across the state who staff our program operations, thrift stores, offices, and distribution centers.

Leadership, Mission, Financials, Equine Therapy



Behind the scenes at the Idaho Youth Ranch, there’s a remarkable executive staff and board of directors—backed by a team of more than 400 employees statewide—with the passion, vision, and expertise to lead the charge of changing Idaho for the better, one kid at a time.

Meet Leaders


Values, Mission & History

We unite for Idaho's youth by providing accessible programs and services that nurture hope, healing, and resilience. 

More About Us



When it comes to building a better future for Idaho kids, we understand the power of joining forces. So we put together innovative partnerships with one goal in mind: making it work. For kids. For families. For one interconnected community.

Our Partners


Annual Reports and Financials 

The Idaho Youth Ranch issues an annual report to outline the initiatives, accomplishments, and success stories collected over the course of each fiscal year. From the latest numbers to the newest developments, here's where you'll get an in-depth look at how we're making your donations count. 

View Our Annual Reports and Financials



Idaho Youth Ranch releases a quarterly newsletter we call Profiles highlighting kids' success stories, changes or accomplishments in our organization, donor and volunteer spotlights, and other news relevant to our mission of providing promising futures. 

View Our Newsletter