Anza-Borrego Foundation is excited to continue celebrating our 50 years of achievements! But it doesn’t stop there; ABF is proud to be looking ahead and planning for our next 50 years of success. Stay tuned for ways that you can be involved.
Looking for a new adventure? Come work with our partners and friends in the Colorado Desert District and Anza-Borrego Desert State Park! There are multiple positions opening in Natural Resources AND Visitor Services, so be sure to check out the full announcement here.
Anza-Borrego Foundation Supports Proposition 3
ABF strongly supports Proposition 3, a statewide water bond that will be on the November ballot. In addition to providing billions of dollars for water conservation projects statewide, Prop 3 would provide specific funds to purchase, fallow and restore agricultural lands in the Borrego Valley, thereby creating a more sustainable groundwater basin for the Park, its visitors and the surrounding community.
Summer Hours for the Visitor Center and State Park Store
June 1-September 30
State Park Store (587 Palm Canyon Dr, Suite 110)
Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
ABDSP Visitor Center (west end of Palm Canyon Dr)
Weekends and Holidays only, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Borrego Springs to host a Certified Interpretive Host Train-the-Trainer Course, December 11-14, 2018
Are you looking for training that combines non-formal interpretation skills with customer service? Do you want to train/certify staff and others on behalf of NAI? If so, this course is for you! This course has two different tracks for attendance and certification. One is for those already certified as Certified Interpretive Trainers, and another for those that are not. You will learn how the National Association for Interpretation teaches interpretation, what is expected for Certified Interpretive Host (CIH) certification and will complete two requirements for becoming a CIT. Once you take the class, you can use NAI's curriculum and certify staff and volunteers at your own site or serve as a contractor to sites without a trainer on staff.
A Special Gift for Our Supporters
Join or renew or Donate $250 or $20/month for 12 months and receive a copy of Through the Lens: Capturing the Wonders of Anza-Borrego, an exclusive collection created from some of the best submissions to the Anza-Borrego Desert Photo Contest.
Volunteer with ABF
Do you want to leave a legacy for future generations? Do you want have a positive impact on the environment? Do you love the desert? If you answered yes to one of these questions ABF has a volunteer opportunity for you!
Anza-Borrego Foundation: A Fifty-Year Retrospective
As we begin planning for our future it is important to look back at the past. It is my pleasure to share with you our 50th-anniversary celebratory book, “Anza-Borrego Foundation: A Fifty-Year Retrospective." You can use this link to view the book in its entirety online and to get a glimpse of some of the highlights of ABF's first 50 years.
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