Mission Statement

Desert Survivors Inc. is dedicated to providing quality employment to adults with developmental disabilities, advocacy to families and individuals, desert friendly products at our Native Plant Nursery and services to our community. 

Our services promote respect for each individual’s beliefs and values within their culture and our products/services promote and celebrate healthy living in our desert home. 


Our Goals Are:


  • To provide meaningful and dignified work opportunities to adults with disabilities, at our Nursery and through other business partnerships.


  • Provide services to the community using the Pima County River Park Loop from Ajo to Ina and at La Vuelta Pit Stop.


  • Provide support and information to families/guardians of individuals with disabilities


  • Provide education to our community to appreciate, promote and protect the fragile ecology of the Sonoran Desert with an emphasis on Southern Arizona. 
© Desert Survivors 2016