The Heart of Columbus

Mailing Address: PO Box 1843, Columbus, NM 88029
Additional Address:

223 Taft Street

County of Location: Luna
Phone: (575) 531-4000
NTEE Code: K- Agriculture, Food, Nutrition
Mission Statement:

The mission of The Heart of Columbus is to provide services that maintain independent living with safety and dignity. Our primary mission is to provide one hot nourishing meal per day, Monday though Friday, to the sick and indigent, both in a congregate setting and to our homebound clients.

Primary Programs:

Soup kitchen: hot and cold breakfast Monday-Friday. Hot lunch Tuesday & Thursday. Community potluck Friday evenings. Food bank/distribution 4 times/month. Emergency food boxes also available.
Social setting: free wi-fi 24 hrs; computers; television; reading room, etc.
Holiday community meals, such as Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Other Programs:

Volunteers and representatives available to serve as resources for SNAP, Veterans' Affairs, referrals, etc.

Populations Served: All Populations
Counties Served: Dona Ana, Luna
Year Founded:


Annual Budget: $24,999 or less
Personnel: All Volunteer
Executive Director:

Wilson Moore

Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about volunteering, Accepts inquiries about board member positions, Accepts inquiries about service learning, Accepts inquiries about internships
Nonprofit Status: Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS, Is registered as a Nonprofit Corporation with the State of New Mexico
Types of Services Offered: Direct Services


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