BASIC (Basic Assistance to Students in the Community) continues to be supported by the Fund for the third year. Funding will provide lunch and snacks for the students attending the Reading Academy during the summer of 2018. This year BASIC is initiating a 5-part series of coordinated and complementary programs designed to assist children and adults in Borrego Springs community to become competent in reading, language and math.  Currently, a name modification is being considered as the program has become more than a reading academy with the addition of math and ELL. For more information contact


To date, the Fund has contributed $28, 452 to the BASIC program.


Borrego Valley Endowment Fund (BVEF) is a private, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization operating in the Borrego Valley in Southeastern California. Begun in 1996, it now manages a 7+ million dollar portfolio.


Borrego Valley Endowment Fund P. O. Box 2714 Borrego Springs, CA 92004