Our Vision

Opening young hearts and minds to experience the magic of the creative process and see a new world of possibilities for themselves and all that they touch.

Our mission

Our mission is “Enriching Students One Field Trip at a Time.”  We “Support Teachers to Empower Students” by “Raising Funds to Pay for the Costs of Field Trip Xperiences with or without the bus.”  We bring life-changing moments to students. 


It’s ABout the Xperience!

Our Values

We champion the importance of arts, sciences, and cultural education. We are committed to generating positive partnerships between the arts and sciences, academia, and the philanthropic community. We adhere to high ethical and professional standards in our work and partnerships. We promote partnering with venues to leverage knowledge and exposure to improve the experiences and lives of K-12 students within the greater San Diego area.  

Enriching Students
One Field Trip at a Time by:


  • Funding Virtual Field Trip Xperiences without the bus

  • Funding bus transportation

  • Providing marketing assistance to attract schools to arts and science venues

  • Connecting teachers with out-of-classroom activities

  • Administering transportation funds for venues with limited staff

  • Coordinating programs for integrated in-depth learning


Every $350 gives
a busload of children a

“Ride to the Arts and Sciences!”


Fact Sheet

The program is available only to San Diego County teachers.
ArtsBusXpress seeks private and corporate donations to fund Field Trip Xperiences with and without the bus. 
A complete list of services now includes the following

La Jolla

The Rice Family Foundation
In Memory of Rana Rives & Betty McKeehan

Bret Cleveland | Catherine and Robert Palmer

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4010 Sorrento Valley Blvd. #400

San Diego, CA 92121


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A special THANK YOU to our Major Donors!

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