The Mission of the ETMC is to preserve and to protect our cultural heritage and ancestral sacred sites, namely of the Esselen, Rumsen, Chalone, Sureño, Chunchunes and Guatcharrone people, which includes but is not limited to the villages of Achasta, Chalon, Echilat, Ensen, Excelen, Esslenajan, Ixchenta, Jojopan, Kuchun, Pachepas, Sargenta-Ruc, Soccoronda, & Tucutnut, located within sacred pre-historic and historic tribal lands of Monterey County, California.
Your donation will help ensure that we are able to continue to fulfill our mission to preserve and protect the sacred lands, archeological sites and cultural traditions of the historic tribes of this region.
Your support will also allow us to grow our educational outreach programs and cultural heritage preservation programs to teach the community and our local youth about the history and cultural importance of the Native American Tribes of Monterey County.
You can donate via check or credit card
Please make checks payable to:
Esselen Tribe of Monterey County
Post Office Box 95
Carmel Valley, CA 93924
To make a one time or recurring credit card contribution: