Cards of Thanks

Youth ranch

All of us at Eagle’s Nest Youth Ranch would like to extend our heartfelt appreciation to the generous sponsors who helped make our first Wild West and Pumpkin Patch a success: Pagosa Feed and Nursery, Alley House, Farrago’s, Earth Sense, 2 Chicks and a Hippie, Parelli Natural Horsemanship, Lantern Dancer, Royal Academy, Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Terry’s Ace Hardware, Ponderosa, Mel Bartel, The Buck Stops Here, Smokin’ Blue BBQ, Southwest Ag, Phyllis Clarke, Something 4U2 online, Cold Springs Ice and Water Co., Martie’s Mercantile, North Pagosa Shell Station, Centerpoint Church, Pagosa Office Supply, Don and Vickie Fahrenkrug, Steve Schmiesing, Shane and Ellen Tuller, Brian Smith, Ron Sutcliffe, Micki Kalloran, Charlie Brannon, Lincoln Fry, Skip Thomas, Dennis Kleckner, Nancy Smith, Cathy McIver and Kim Hartfiel.

We also send a big thank you to our volunteers: Steve Schmiesing and Nancy Williams, Kim Hartfiel, Don and Vickie Fahrenkrug, Wendy Bramble, Jack Searle, Jerry Van Stroh, Adam Reill, Jacques and Elaine Grant, Ken Bowles, Lezlie White, Kassy Cundiff, Meg Dunn, Thomas and Marie Pacheco, Josh Maez, Joaquin Maez, William Mevis, Drew Feinhals, Jennifer Graeber, Leslie Peterson, Benjamin Shiflett, Catfish Guthrie, Bailey Bliss and Isabella Guthrie.

The day would not have been complete without our young outlaws and pioneer girls: DeAngelo Guthrie, Levi Guthrie, Yasmine Guthrie, Elijah Guthrie, Stephanie Bramble, Samaya Dunn de Pulido, River, Lexi Schmiesing, Sophia Raymond and Skyler McIver.

A huge thank you to all who participated, donated or supported us in this endeavor, including any who may have been accidentally forgotten in this list. You are much appreciated.

This story was posted on October 31, 2013.