Our Purpose

History

 The ABCD, Inc. was created as a part of the Community Developers Program of the United Methodist Church (UMC) and was incorporated in 1973.

  • In 1988 following a major strategic planning session, ABCD shifted from a regular social services organization to a Community Development Corporation still maintaining its affiliation with the U.M.C.

 

Mission

The ABCD, Inc. is committed to improving the quality of life of people through Community Economic Development, Energy Conservation, Housing Development, and Transportation.

Vision

The ABCD, Inc. strives to become a self-sufficient Community Development Corporation, which utilizes innovative and creative approaches to reduce poverty, foster self-reliance and to bring about empowerment of the communities that we serve.