The mission of Anza-Borrego Foundation is to protect and preserve the natural landscapes, wildlife habitat, and cultural heritage of Anza-Borrego Desert State Park (ABDSP) for the benefit and enjoyment of present and future generations. Anza-Borrego Foundation has been a support organization of ABDSP since 1967. Candidates are encouraged to visit www.theabf.org for more information. Anza-Borrego Foundation also operates Anza-Borrego Institute, a field school which provides high quality, in-depth educational courses to over 1,300 visitors each year. In addition, ABFI has a growing member/donor program with approximately 3,000 members who receive a quarterly newsletter and a discount on Anza-Borrego Foundation and Institute products and educational programs.