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As of 4/1/20

 

During this trying time, ECHO, Inc. is considered an essential business. We are open and ready to serve our community! Please help us spread the word on our available resources.

The Food Bank and Preschool are still considered “Essential” as we are providing an important service to the community. You are able to come get your food. However, please practice social distancing, wash your hands, and travel in groups NO larger than 5.

NEW VOLUNTEER PACKET – We are in desperate need of volunteers to help organize and pack food. As part of the volunteer application, all applicants will complete our NEW COVID-19 screening packet. If you are interested in volunteering learn more HERE or call Farmington Food bank at 505-326-3770 or the Albuquerque warehouse at 505-242-6777.

 

 

March 13, 2020 COVID-19 News Release

Farmington Food Bank: OPEN Monday-Thursday: 8am-12pm & 1pm-4pm
The application process and food box pick-up will all be conducted in the drive-thru operating at the back of the building (corner of Orchard Ave & Elm St. in Farmington). If you have applied before and were not eligible, but have now lost your job or hours have been reduced, you may now qualify. Please call 505-326-3770 to see if you might qualify and a list of everything you need to bring before going out!
Upcoming Closures: Close at 2 pm March 31st & April 30th.  Closed April 9th.  

Aztec Preschool: The Child Youth and Family Division (CYFD) has made a temporary change allowing us to provide FREE childcare for any worker considered to be essential, including First Responders and Healthcare Workers. Please call the preschool at 505-334-6135 for more information.
We will rely on local, state and federal guidance to determine if the Aztec Preschool will close or work with a lighter staff schedule. We will continue to enforce normal regulation cleaning and safety precautions.

Albuquerque Foods for Seniors Program: OPEN Monday-Thursday: 8am-12pm & 1pm-4pm
The application process and food box pick-up will all be conducted in the drive-thru.
Please call 505-242-6777 to see if you might qualify and a list of everything you need to bring before going out!

As this situation is changing rapidly, for more information and new updates, please follow our Facebook: www.facebook.com/echoinc.helpingothers and check our website: www.echoinc.org/covid19news. For any questions, please call our administrative office at 505-326-3770.

Volunteer: We are in desperate need of volunteers to help organize and pack food. As part of the volunteer application, all applicants will complete a COVID-19 screening form. If you are interested in volunteering learn more HERE or call Farmington Food bank at 505-326-3770 or the Albuquerque warehouse at 505-242-6777.

Donate: Gently Used Plastic Bags (No Holes); Food Items: Water, Peanut Butter, canned Fruit, canned Tuna & Chicken and any non-perishable, household size food items. A full list of donation items can be located on our Facebook page and website. Donations can be dropped off or sent these locations: Farmington Food Bank at 401 E. Commercial or the Administrative Office at 1921 E. Murray Drive. Or Donate Online