How to support

Your donation today helps us learn more about the archaeology of the Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve, to tell the stories of the Maya who lived there, worked the granite quarries, and performed rituals in its caves.

To make a donation, click here and follow the instruction below. You will be brought to the California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) giving page, the home university of project director, Dr. Jon Spenard.

Under “Designations” click on “View all giving opportunities”

Using the search bar, type “Belize” or scroll down to College of Humanities, Arts, Behavioral, and Social Sciences,” then select “Belize Archaeology Field Research Station,”

Click continue to return to the giving form.

At the very bottom, click on “Gift Instructions,” and write “Spenard Belize Research.”

To ensure your gift is routed properly, please email your confirmation number to Dr. Spenard at

Thank you for your support!