Make a difference! Join our associates membership program, Heritage Keepers, and help save and share Southern California's American Indian cultures, languages, history, and arts.

All contributions support the work of Dorothy Ramon Learning Center and Ushkana Press. You will receive a quarterly newsletter with articles on Southern California American Indians. Heritage Keepers are eligible for a 20 percent discount on Ushkana Press publications. We are a nonprofit (501)(c)(3) public-benefit corporation. Donations are tax-deductible. Our membership categories are named for plants and animals important to the First Southern California People:

(black oak tree, black oak acorn)
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Luiseño: kwíila
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Dorothy Ramon Learning Center
P.O. Box 1510
Banning, CA 92220 USA

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Cahuilla: pánu'ul
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Luiseño: $úukat
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Luiseño: páa'at

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