What Can You Do? Join the Center, Make a Donation!

Become a Center Member and Donor
Only with the help of members and donors can the important mission of the Center be accomplished. Please choose one or more ways to make a contribution.

Membership at the San Diego Archaeological Center helps you to save our history and heritage and entitles you to Special Membership advantages including free admission to the Center Museum, invitation to member events, our e-newsletter and discounts on lectures and workshops.

Click on the membership/donation level of your choice below to join or make a donation online via PayPal. Paypal accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and echecks. A personal PayPal account is not necessary to donate through PayPal, only a credit card. Please also consider a contribution to support Center operations and programs.

Annual Membership Levels

Student/Senior $25

Individual $35

Family/Dual $50

Curation Circle

Supporter $75

Sponsor $100

Advocate $150

Preservation Circle

Steward $250

Benefactor $500

Patron $1,000

Corporate Council Membership – A Business Membership to the San Diego Archaeological Center
Corporate Council membership invites you to become a part of a select group of concerned citizens dedicated to preserving the cultural legacy of San Diego. Corporate Council membership entitles you to invitations to Council and Member events, our e-newsletter, recognition in our Annual Report and website, Special Tours and access to the Center Library along with reduced or waived rates for programs for up to 2 employees per event.

Does your company offer a Matching Gift Program? Many companies offer matching gifts for donations made by their employees, from Abbott Laboratories and Avon Products, AT&T, Bank of America and Baxter International, Cardinal Health, Computer Associates, Federated Department Stores (Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s), The Gap Stores, McDonald’s Corporation, Nokia, Prudential Financial, to Shaklee, Sherwin-Williams, Sun Microsystems, Tyco International (ADT, American Dynamics), Verizon, W. W. Grainger, Qualcomm and even UPS, to name just a few. Your gift to the Center could be doubled by filling out a simple form. Check with your Human Resources Department to see if your company offers matching gifts. You may also contact the Development Office by calling 760-291-0370, or click here to send an email and we’ll do the research for you!

Corporate Council Membership Levels

Corporate $250

Council Steward $500

Council Patron $1,000

Executive Circle $5,000

Support Preservation – Adopt a Box

Curation, $700 – pays for the curation of one box of artifacts

Supplies, $50 – pays for all supplies to curate one box of artifacts

Archival Box, $12 – purchases one box

You may also send us your business check made payable to the San Diego Archaeological Center to the following address:

San Diego Archaeological Center
Attn: San Diego Originals Circle
16666 San Pasqual Valley Road
Escondido, CA 92027 
For questions regarding the San Diego Originals Circle, please contact Executive Director Cindy Stankowski via email.Together, we can preserve San Diego’s past for present and future generations. Thank you!
A Special Thanks to our Center Members!


Preservation Circle
Dr. Michael Baksh
Jim & Jeanne Bonk
Karen Crawford & Timothy Yates
Maureen Steiner
Lynne Fletcher
Bruce & Carol Gallagher
Pam Martin & Michael Nabholz
Jim Royle
Jeff & Karen Shabel
Dr. Mary Elizabeth Shutler


Curation Circle
Case Archaeological Consulting
S. Terry Childs
Linda Corey
Fred & Kathleen Dickey
Eamon Kavanagh
Melinda Cole Klein
Bill & Carol Mahler
William Pickens
Kathy Russell
Don & Leticia Salom
John Shutler
Richard Shutler
Rose & Wayne Tyson, Jr.
Steve Whitecotton


Friends Circle
Sheila Adolph
Joyce Antorietto
Steve & Rebecca Apple
Joel & Michelle Aspeytia
Donna Beddow
Heather Bosch
Nora Boyajian
Jim & Monica Bryant
Cherryl Castro-Lector & Laurence Lector
Paul G. Chase & Associates
Cheyenne Chavez
Rachel Clibborn
Michael Coca
Eileen Colyer
Lance Deibler & Mary Lou White
Suzanne Emery
Florence Evans
Thomas Fiechtner
Tamara Fogg
Philip Garcia
Pearl George
Tia Griffin
Ken Hedges
Peter & Cyndy Hoffmann
Julie Iavelli
Rickey Ketcham
Tim & Patty McFarland
Hal & Chris Mirsky
Suzanne Moramarco
Dr. Therese Muranaka
Melanie Parker
Joseph Rieth
Dr. Eleanora Robbins
Mary Robbins-Wade
Anthony & Jo Ann Ross
Paula Rothschild
Maria Saheli
San Pasqual Battlefield Volunteer Association
Peg Schneider
Linda Sevier
Russell Silberberger
Denise & Jason Stafford
Donald Steele
Brian Steffensen
Pat & Donna Tierney
Paula Townsend
Mark Turvey
Chris & Mary Vedborg
George Wahl
Jim Whitaker
Nancy Windus

Corporate Council
Far Western Anthropological Research Group, Inc.
Helix Environmental Planning, Inc.
Statistical Research, Inc.
NWB Environmental Services, LLC.
PanGIS, Inc.
Tierra Environmental Services, Inc.