As a community, to live out Jesus' values of justice and compassion with our marginalized neighbors in Albuquerque's International District.
East Central Ministries (ECM) was founded in 1999, and gained non-profit status in 2002. The organization is home to a variety of complementary programs, designed to work together for holistic neighborhood revitalization. These programs include youth development programs, a food cooperative, an affordable housing cooperative, an urban farm social enterprise, a thrift store, placemaking initiatives, and an affordable healthcare center.
Where We Work
What We Do
ECM places a particular focus on long-term development projects, economic development, and development of community memers' leadership and professional skills, as well as responding to community-identified needs through community-led programs and initiatives.