Haawka! Welcome to the official website of the Mesa Grande Band of Diegueno Mission Indians.

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Mesa Grande: Pride. Honor. History.

Mesa Grande Band of Diegueno Mission Indians is proud to introduce you to our tribe—our history, lands and culture, our community of today, and our vision for the future. Sharing is a time-honored tradition for our people, we look to honor our ancestors by sharing our story with our neighbors both at home and around the world.

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Tribal Government

Mesa Grande Band of Diegueno Mission Indians is governed by a General Council made up of all enrolled tribal citizens. The Tribe operates as a pure democracy, making all major decisions regarding the Tribe’s overall direction. The daily affairs of the Tribe are administered by an elected Business Committee comprised of five Tribal citizens serving five-year terms. To see all the departments and services, please click on the "learn more" link below.

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Youth Programs

The Mesa Grande Band of Diegueno Mission Indians is devoted to the education and well-being of our Tribal youth. While honoring the past, we work to support Mesa Grande Tribal youth as they grow into the leaders of tomorrow. Through the Mesa Grande Youth Programs, the Tribe celebrates student achievements in areas of education, athleticism, and the arts.

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Tekamuk Enterprises

The Mesa Grande Band of Mission Indians has created a separate arm of tribal government, the Mesa Grande Economic Development Authority, to vet the tribe’s business development initiatives. For information on job opportunities, click on "learn more" link.

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Latest News

Indian Health Clinic Operating hours:Updated due to COVID-19

As of March 23, 2020 Santa Ysabel Clinic will closed, due the … Read More →

Tribal Office and Housing Office Closed

Tribal Office and Housing Office closed. No public persons to be allowed … Read More →

Contact Info

  • P.O. Box 270
    26000 Mesa Grande Rd 
    Santa Ysabel, CA 92070

    27000 Black Canyon Rd
    Santa Ysabel, CA 92070
  • (760) 782-3818 (Office) 760-782-0795 (Fax)


Mesa Grande is located in San Diego County, California. Local highways include Highway 76, Highway 78 and Highway 79.