Arts, Culture, and Humanities

Mojave Desert Heritage and Cultural Association

  • Essex, CA
  • www.mdhca.org

Mission Statement

The mission of the Mojave Desert Heritage and Cultural Association is to research and conserve the natural and cultural history of the Mojave Desert region for the purpose of preserving and sharing these resources in perpetuity.

Service Areas

Self-reported

California

Mojave Desert regions of California, Arizona, and Nevada

ruling year

2001

Executive Director since 2012

Self-reported

Mr. Hugh Brown

Keywords

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goffs schoolhouse, mojave desert, history, heritage, cultural, mojave road, archives, research,

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Also Known As

MDHCA

EIN

33-0549275

 Number

5396636439

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

History Museums (A54)

Historical Societies and Related Activities (A80)

Libraries, Library Science (B70)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

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Programs

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Program 1

Oral history program, historic photograph collection, historic map collection, electronic data archive, desert book collection, Goffs Schoolhouse National Register property, outdoor historic artifact museum, repository for significant desert collections, and preservation and interpretation of historic desert lands and structures.

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Service Areas

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California

Mojave Desert regions of California, Arizona, and Nevada

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Mojave Desert Heritage and Cultural Association

Leadership

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Executive Director

Mr. Hugh Brown

Governance

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