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Challenge Ranch, Inc.

Helping One Child at a Time       (619) 445-0598


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"A man's true wealth is the good he 

does in this world"

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Life's Too Short, Hug A Horse

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All that is achieved at Challenge Ranch is accomplished through the 501 (c)(3) Nonprofit which relies entirely on Private Donations. 


The trainers, assistants & Board of Directors of Challenge Ranch, Inc. all donate their time without compensation.


All donations go to the care & feeding of the horses, farrier & veterinary expenses and necessary facilities for the Challenge Ranch Riders.

Please join us for a visit at Challenge Ranch, 

we'd love to show you around. 

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Special Items We are Looking For: 

RV/Mobile home to house volunteer trainer 

Large Stock Trailer 

Any used clothing/linens

Gently used shoes

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"Life is an echo. All comes back: The good, the false and the true.  So give from your heart, the best you have, and the best will return to you" 

Lillian Matthes, Jane's Grandmother

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Your are what you do - first do good - then feel good 

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Challenge Ranch is a San Diego Foundation 

Better Giving Reviewed Nonprofit

The mission of The San Diego Foundation is to improve the quality of life in all of our communities by providing leadership for effective philanthropy that builds enduring assets and by promoting community solutions through research, convenings and actions that advance the common good. Therefore, everything is completely transparent - The Mission, Future Goals, Detailed Financials.  

Please take the time to review us, our passion, and how you can help.

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Any monetary donation is greatly appreciated. 

For $250 you will feed & care for a horse dedicated to working with underprivileged children for a FULL month.

$3,600 will allow a young person unlimited riding, encouragement & support in the Challenge Ranch program for an entire year. 

A percentage of our Challenge Ranch Riders come to our Ranch at NO cost to them.

 TAX ID 86-1113014 

Please send all donations to: 

Challenge Ranch, Inc. C/O Jane Tomczak 5973 Stallion Oaks Rd. El Cajon, CA 9019 

Thank you.

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"Be the change you wish to see in the world"


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"The greatest opportunity is often disguised as insurmountable obstacles"