UCR Palm Desert

Natural Building Workshops

March 18-20, 2021 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
October 28-30, 2021 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Learn to build with cob. We are building a combination bench and wind break for the new community compost area. This workshop is the beginning of a campus permaculture demonstration site.
  • 2 day workshop
  • Learn how to build with cob
  • UCR Palm Desert Campus at Cook and Frank Sinatra
  • Palm Desert, California
  • Please contribute any amount to scholarship fund
  • With your support, up to 5 veterans will receive a scholarship


DiHG Eco Village Fund

We help communities establish permaculture demonstration sites that evolve into local eco villages. DiHG provides education and support for communities to work on their sustainability and climate resilience.
Levels of Support
  • Seed Money $10
  • Small Garden Donation $25
  • Sponsor a Fruit Tree $50
  • Three Chickens Funding $100
  • Solar Oven Contribution $250
  • Edible Garden Micro-Business Capital $500
  • Geo-Thermal Air Conditioning Bank $750
  • Greywater System Startup $1000
  • Wildlife Habitat Restoration $2500
  • Support a Natural Building Project $5000
  • DiHG Permaculture Land Trust Fund $10,000

Become a monthly contributor to support your local permaculture demonstration site and eco village. Be a sustainability leader in your community and the catalyst to local climate resilience.

Other Ways to Contribute

If you prefer to send a check, please mail to DiHG Eco-Prise, Inc. at 6520 Platt Ave. #390, West Hills, CA 91307-3218. We will send you a personal thank you and tax deductible receipt.

Contact us directly to donate land or materials

Thanks for All You Do!


Like permaculture design, 

DiHG uses small, simple solutions, 

transitioning people from: 

  • Climate Insecurity
  • Housing Insecurity
  • Food Insecurity
  • Energy Insecurity
  • Job Insecurity

Into thriving life systems, securing futures & bringing community resilience to neighborhoods.