East County Media is a 501(c)3 nonprofit charitable organization. Our federal tax ID number is 83-1108634.

Checks payable to East County Media can be mailed to:

East County Media

4438 Hideaway Place

La Mesa CA 91941

Monthly donors’ benefits:


By clicking our "support us" button above, you will have the option to make a one-time donation or a monthly pledge.

Monthly pledges are vital to help us to budget ahead for our news, alerts and events.  As thanks, we have rewards for our monthly donors including event discounts, Best of East County Cookbook, and VIP events.

Journalists’ Circle:     $10/ month     discounts on select events

Editor’s Circle:     $20 /month    discounts on select events + cookbook

Publisher’s Circle:     $50/month    discounts on select events, cookbook, & VIP party invite

You can  support any of these East County Media supported programs/projects or a special donation designation. Just write in your choice after clicking the "support" button filling in your donation amount. 

East County Media (Our favorite: Let us choose where need is greatest such as covering fires, breaking news, and your community issues.)

East County Magazine (award-winning community reporting/public interest news)

East County Wildfire and Emergency Alerts (keeping you safe and informed)

East County Dining Club ($10 a year to join)

Best of East County Cookbook  ($18 on thumb drive - full color!)

East County Magazine Radio Show