Mission and Goals

Our Mission

The mission of the La Mesa Centennial is to promote La Mesa’s 100th birthday through a community-driven celebration of its heritage – past, present, and future.

Centennial Goals

  • To provide a structure to celebrate the City’s history and culture through exhibits, educational venues, institutional presentations and community events.
  • Create opportunities for unified branding by service, educational, civic, faith-based, groups, business and tourist organizations to participate and celebrate the Centennial.
  • To encourage business enhancement through Centennial promotional literature, branding of events and to recognize historical achievements of businesses.
  • Develop a centennial project that would leave a legacy for future generations.