Celebrity Ranch is operated by the Celebrity Foundation for Children. It is a working ranch with an equestrian center, a variety of animals and a small petting zoo. Various youth groups, schools and organizations visit for the day or stay for a few. The Foundation covers most, if not all, of their expenses.
We are funded through private donations and our hosted charity polo tournaments held throughout the year.
Celebrity Foundation for Children is a California nonprofit corporation classified by the IRS as exempt under IRS Code Section 501(c)(3). Donations qualify for maximum tax benefits that are allowable.
Why is Celebrity the name of the Foundation?
Our Founder, Michael Farah starred for six years in a number one television show in Public Broadcasting. The show interviewed major movie and television stars, national elected officials and world religion leaders. The show was broadcast on tv and radio stations Friday and Saturday evenings.
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" It’s amazing what we can do when we come together. "
Celebrity Foundation Board of Directors
CHRISTINE FARAH, CHAIRMAN
MICHAEL FARAH, CEO
C. VICTOR WYLIE, VICE PRESIDENT
RANDY LUENEBRINK, TREASURER
RHONDA MAIS, SECRETARY
Accounting Firm - SAAD - HIGASHI - SHAMMAA, CPA
Federal Tax ID# 33-0766784 California Tax ID# 2009711