Winter Bird Walk with President's Council

The Conservancy's continued successes in protecting and enhancing the reserve depend on our ability to foster a shared sense of stewardship for this precious natural resource.

The Conservancy Endowment was established to ensure the financial future of key Conservancy programs by protecting assets through careful and intelligent investments.

Our strategic goal is to increase the endowment to $2 million in the next few years. The resulting endowment earnings will secure the Conservancy's ability to:

Please join us in assuring the future of the reserve by contributing to the permanent Conservancy Endowment. Join President's Council and learn more about work under way to increase the Endowment for wetlands conservation and our future enjoyment of the reserve.


  • Increase endowment, ensuring long-term support of education, research and restoration programs.
  • Make available to the Conservancy the interest earned on endowment investments for current expenses and special needs.
  • Endowment growth ensures the future of our programs by providing annual unrestricted earnings.

President's Council
Learn more about the work of our council in furthering endowment goals.

Jennifer Bright, Development Director
San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy
jennifer [at] sanelijo [dot] org
(760) 436-3944 x 705


The San Diego Foundation
SELC Endowment Fund #4366