East County Media is a 501(c)3 nonprofit charitable organization

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

Our mission is to create and support independent public interest news, wildfire and emergency alerts, and community events--keeping people safe and informed on vital issues across San Diego's vast and diverse inland region. Projects we sustain also foster appreciation for local arts,multi-culturalism, our environment, and our communities.


East County Magazine (community news, watchdog investigative journalism, multicultural reporting, sustainability issues, the arts, and more)

• East County Wildfire & Emergency Alerts

• East County Magazine Radio Show

• East County Guide

• East County News Service

• Events (Community Champions Awards,  Movers, Shakers and Newsmakers series, candidate forums, East County Dining Club, and virtual public educational programs)