Our Founding Partners played a key role in our early development.
The San Diego River Conservancy
The Conservancy is a state agency which is our key partner in caring for the River. Their governing board meets on a regular basis in San Diego. Contact Information: Mike Nelson, Executive Officer, San Diego River Conservancy 1350 Front Street, Suite 3024; San Diego, CA 92101; (619) 645-3183; email; www.sdrc.ca.gov
The San Diego Foundation
From our earliest days, the San Diego Foundation has been one of our best supporters. We appreciate all of their wisdom, guidance and financial support. www.sdfoundation.org
The San Diego River Coalition
The San Diego River Park Foundation called together the first meeting of the coalition in 2001. Since then the coalition has grown from 12 organizations to more than 70. Their passion and advocacy is a tremendous asset. The River Park Foundation continues to host the monthly meetings which are open to the public. Details
The Coastal Conservancy
The Conservancy helped fund the initial conceptual plan which continues to be the guiding visiion for the River Park. They continue to be supportive and often work in partnership with the San Diego River Conservancyand organizations along the River. www.scc.ca.gov
There are of course many other partners. We have been very fortunate to have a great deal of support. Here is a l list of some of our key strategic partners. Visit our donor appreciation page for other supporters.
Key Partners of Note
Agencies(along the River)
County of San Diego (including various departments)
National Forest Service
City of Santee (including various departments)
City of San Diego (including various departments)
Bureau of Reclamation
San Diego County Water Authority
Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
City of El Cajon
Padre Dam Municipal Water District
Helix Water District
San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board
Our business partners support the organization with financial and technical support. We are pleased to partner with them to create a better future for the River and the communities that it flows through. For more information and a list of our current partners, click here.