AJ Mounted Rangers receive $220 donation

The Apache Junction Mounted Rangers were at the Mesa Market Saturday, May 4 to get a donation of $222 from the USA Crew Inc., which Joan Wells organized. Scott Sargent started the program five years ago and recently died. His brothers are continuing his passion to donate to veterans, the homeless and deserving non profits. […]

AJ Mounted Rangers donate to Apache Junction 4H – Country Kickers

The AJ Mounted Rangers donated $1,250 to Apache Junction 4H – Country Kickers on April 6. According to a press release, the money will go for feed, supplies, buckles and ribbons plus entry fees and tack for various events including the The Pinal County Fair held in Casa Grande. A volunteer peace-keeping organization supporting children, […]

AJ Mounted Rangers donate to Boys and Girls Club

AJ Mounted Rangers Treasurer Victoria Lee presented Connie VanDreil with the Boys and Girls Club a donation of $1,500 at The Boot Scootin Buckaroo Barn Dance hosted by Dolce Vita Saturday, April 6. The AJ Mounted Rangers also provided security at the event, according to a release. The Apache Junction Mounted Rangers is a volunteer […]

AJ Rangers donate to Apache Junction Little League

The AJ Mounted Rangers met with Suzanne Daniels Saturday, March 23 to present a check for $1,500 to the Apache Junction Little League. The money will go to the cost of uniforms, equipment and shade awnings that were ruined. It will help the children stay cool, a press release states. The Apache Junction Mounted Rangers […]

AJ Mounted Rangers donate money to Superstition Fire and Medical District

  On Wednesday, March 20, The AJ Mounted Rangers met at Superstition Fire and Medical District to donate $1,000.00 for the April Pools Day Project, which teaches water safety and CPR to 500 adults or children. The Apache Junction Mounted Rangers is a volunteer peace-keeping organization that supports children and youth by providing safety measures […]

AJ Mounted Rangers donate $600 to The Menta Group

The AJ Mounted Rangers made a donation of $600 to The Menta Group to support its educational efforts. AJ Rangers met with TLC Center Coordinator Melissa Peralta on Friday, March 8, according to a press release on the generous donation. The Menta Program is Mountain Heights E.D. Program designed to work on social vocational skills […]

AJ Mounted Rangers provide security at Superstition Mountain Museum event

The Apache Junction Mounted Rangers worked March 8-10 at the Superstition Mountain Museum’s Mata Ortiz – Magic of Mexican Artistry event. The AJ Mounted Rangers worked at the Superstition Mountain Museum helping with parking and providing security and information to the many guests who came to see the artist, Mata Ortiz, according to a release. […]

AJ Mounted Rangers donate $750 to AJPD Explorer Program

The Apache Junction Police Department Explorer Program recently received a donation from the AJ Mounted Rangers. Apache Junction Police Officer R. Rivera, Trevan Ballinger, Jessica Laduran were on hand with AJ Mounted Rangers Mike Hellberg who represented the group to donate $750 to the AJPD Explorer Program, according to a press release. Congratulations were extended […]

3 Apache Junction Rangers qualify for mounted duty

Mark Schnabel, Apache Junction Mounted Rangers training officer, on March 1 presented Kate Bryant, Floyd Lepine and Doug Whipple with their cross sabers for completing the mounted ranger qualification requirements. Completing the mounted qualification requirements allows a ranger to perform duties on horseback, according to a release.  

AJ Mounted Rangers welcomes Patty Wanczyk to the organization

At the recent AJ Mounted Rangers meeting Captain Roger Matas swore in Patty Wanczyk as one of the newest Rangers. Originally from Illinois, she moved to Apache Junction in May of 2018, according to a press release, describing how excited she is to join the Rangers. She looks forward to using her experience organizing fundraisers […]