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

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Mesa Grande: Pride. Honor. History.

The Mesa Grande Band of Mission Indians are 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, so we are following the ways of our ancestors by sharing our story with our neighbors and the greater community to which we all belong.

This website will help teach our children the culture and traditions of their people. It will help preserve the memories and stories of our elders, ensuring that they remain part of our living history for many generations to come. And it will help you get to know us better, strengthening the bonds between Mesa Grande and its friends and neighbors.

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Tribal Government

The Mesa Grande Band is governed by a General Council made up of all enrolled tribal members. The tribe operates as a pure democracy, making all major decisions regarding the tribe’s overall direction. The daily affairs of the Band are administered by an elected Business Committee comprised of five members 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 Mission Indians is devoted to the education and wellbeing of our youths. While honoring the past, we want all of our young ones to be adept and successful in the 21st century, as we look forward to watching them grow and become the leaders of tomorrow. Click on the "learn more" link below.

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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


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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.
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