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Local and Regional Ecumenical and Interfaith Communities

This online directory helps to make visible the many ways that Christians of all kinds pray, live, and act together in towns, cities, and states across the nation, often working with interfaith partners on matters of common concern. All of these local and regional ecumenical and interfaith communities are valued partners of the National Council of Churches. More about local and regional ecumenism.

The basic directory below, while comprehensive, is not a complete list. Please send additions and corrections to Links are provided to known, active Web sites - contact information for other organizations can typically be found by using an Internet search engine or an online phone directory.


Ecumenical Ministries, Inc. (Baldwin County)

Greater Birmingham Ministries

Interfaith Mission Service (Huntsville)

Alaska Christian Conference

Interfaith Council of Anchorage

Arizona Ecumenical Council

Arkansas Interfaith Conference

California Council of Churches

Council of Churches of Santa Clara County

Ecumenical Council of Pasadena Area Churches

Ecumenical Council of San Diego County

Interfaith Council of Contra Costa County

Fresno Metro Ministry

Los Angeles Council of Churches

Marin Interfaith Council

San Francisco Interfaith Council

South Coast Interfaith Council

Southern California Ecumenical Council

VIC-Valley Interfaith Coalition (San Fernando Valley)

Colorado Council of Churches

Interfaith Council of Boulder

Christian Conference of Connecticut

Association of Religious Communities (Danbury)

Hands On Hartford

Conference of Churches (Hartford)

Christian Community Action, Inc. (New Haven)

Council of Churches of Greater Bridgeport

Greater Waterbury Interfaith Ministries, Inc.

Manchester Area Conference of Churches

The Interfaith Council of Southwestern Connecticut

The Christian Council of Delaware and Maryland's Eastern Shore

District of Columbia

Council of Churches of Greater Washington (District of Columbia)

InterFaith Conference of Metropolitan Washington (District of Columbia)

Florida Council of Churches

Christian Service Center for Central Florida (Orlando)

Georgia Christian Council

Regional Council of Churches of Atlanta

The Interfaith Alliance Hawai'i


The Regional Council for Christian Ministry (Idaho Falls)

Illinois Conference of Churches

Churches United of the Quad City Area

The Hyde Park & Kenwood Interfaith Council (Chicago)

Interfaith Action of Evanston

Oak Park-River Forest Community of Congregations

Indiana Partners for Christian Unity & Mission

Associated Churches of Fort Wayne & Allen County

Christian Ministries of Delaware County (Muncie)

Church Community Services (Elkhart)

Church Federation of Greater Indianapolis, Inc.

Greater Terre Haute Church Federation, Inc.

Interfaith Community Council, Inc. (Southern Indiana)

United Religious Community of St. Joseph County (South Bend)


Churches United of the Quad City Area

Des Moines Area Religious Council

Kansas Ecumenical Ministries

Cross-Lines Community Outreach, Inc. (Kansas City)

Greater Kansas City Interfaith Council

Inter-Faith Ministries (Wichita)

Kentucky Council of Churches

Association of Community Ministries (Louisville)

CCM-Cooperative Christian Ministry (Middlesboro)

East Louisville Community Ministries

Eastern Area Community Ministries (Louisville)

Fairdale Area Community Ministries (Louisville)

Fern Creek/Highview United Ministries (Louisville)

Hazard-Perry County Community Ministries

HELP Ministries (Louisville)

Highlands Community Ministries (Louisville)

Jeffersontown Area Ministries (Louisville)

Kentuckiana Interfaith Community (Louisville)

Ministries United South Central Louisville

Northern Kentucky Interfaith Commission (Newport)

Paducah Cooperative Ministry

St. Matthews Area Ministries (Louisville)

Shively Area Ministries (Louisville)

South East Associated Ministries (Louisville)

South Louisville Community Ministries

Southwest Community Ministries (Louisville)

United Crescent Hill Ministries (Louisville)

West Louisville Community Ministries

Louisiana Interchurch Conference

Interfaith Federation of Greater Baton Rouge

Maine Council of Churches


Calvert Interfaith Council (Calvert County)

Central Maryland Ecumenical Council

Community Ministries of Prince George's County

Interfaith Works (Montgomery County)

Baltimore United Congregations

Massachusetts Council of Churches

Attleboro Area Council of Churches, Inc.

Brockton Interfaith Community

Cape Cod Council of Churches

Communities Together (Greater Lawrence Area)

Cooperative Metropolitan Ministries (Newton)

Council of Churches of Greater Springfield

East Boston Ecumenical Community Council

Inter-Church Council of Greater New Bedford


Berrien County Association of Churches (Benton Harbor)

GRACE-Grand Rapids Area Center for Ecumenism

Metropolitan Christian Council: Detroit-Windsor

Minnesota Council of Churches

Arrowhead Interfaith Council (Duluth)

Churches United in Ministry (Duluth)

Greater Minneapolis Council of Churches

Joint Religious Legislative Coalition

Mall Area Religious Council (Mall of America)

MICAH-Metropolitan Interfaith Council on Affordable Housing (Minneapolis)

Saint Paul Area Council of Churches

Mississippi Religious Leadership Conference


Council of Churches of the Ozarks

Ecumenical Ministries (Callaway County)

InterServ (St. Joseph)

Interfaith Partnership of Metropolitan St. Louis

Montana Association of Churches

Interchurch Ministries of Nebraska

Religious Alliance in Nevada

New Hampshire Council of Churches

New Jersey Council of Churches

Bergen County Council of Churches

New Mexico Conference of Churches

New York State Council of Churches

Brooklyn Council of Churches

Broome County Council of Churches

Cameron Community Ministries (Rochester)

Capital Area Council of Churches (Albany)

The Chautauqua County Rural Ministry

Cortland County Council of Churches

Council of Churches of the City of New York

CREO-Capital Region Ecumenical Organization  (Albany)

Dutchess County Interfaith Council, Inc.

FOCUS Churches of Albany

Foothills Rural Community Ministry (Central N.Y.)

Greater Rochester Community of Churches

Interfaith Works of Central New York (Syracuse)

Long Island Council of Churches

The Ministries, Inc. (Smith Haven/Suffolk County)

Network of Religious Communities (Buffalo)

Queens Federation of Churches

Rural & Migrant Ministry, Inc. (Poughkeepsie)

Schenectady Inner City Ministry

Staten Island Council of Churches

Troy Area United Ministries

North Carolina Council of Churches

Asheville Buncombe Community Christian Ministry

Allied Churches of Alamance County

Greensboro Urban Ministry

North Dakota Conference of Churches

Ohio Council of Churches

Akron Area Association of Churches

Alliance of Churches (Alliance)

Columbus Metropolitan Area Church Council

Council of Christian Communions of Greater Cincinnati

Greater Dayton Christian Connections

InterAct Cleveland

Interfaith Hospitality Network of Greater Cleveland

Mahoning Valley Association of Churches

Metropolitan Area Religious Coalition of Cincinnati

The Pike County Outreach Council of Churches, Inc.

Toledo Area Ministries

West Side Ecumenical Ministry (Cleveland)

Oklahoma Conference of Churches

Tulsa Metropolitan Ministry

Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon

Interfaith Council of Greater Portland

Pennsylvania Council of Churches

Allegheny Valley Association of Churches

Christian Associates of Southwest Pennsylvania

Christian Associates of the Shenango Valley (Hermitage/Mercer County)

Christian Churches United of the Tri-County Area (Harrisburg, Central Pa.)

Christians United in Beaver County

East End Cooperative Ministry (Pittsburgh)

Ecumenical Conference of Greater Altoona

Hanover Area Council of Churches

Inter-Church Ministries of Erie County

Interfaith Center of Greater Philadelphia

Lancaster County Council of Churches

Lebanon County Christian Ministries

Lehigh County Conference of Churches

Metropolitan Christian Council of Philadelphia

Northside Common Ministries (Pittsburgh)

Reading Berks Conference of Churches

South Hills Interfaith Ministries (Pittsburgh)

United Churches of Lycoming County

Wilkinsburg Community Ministry

Wyoming Valley Council of Churches

York County Council of Churches

Rhode Island State Council of Churches

South Carolina Christian Action Council, Inc.

Anderson Interfaith Ministries

United Ministries (Greenville)

Tennessee Association of Churches

MIFA-Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association (Memphis)

Association of Christian Churches of South Dakota

Texas Conference of Churches

Austin Area Interreligious Ministries

Azle-Area Ministerial Alliance

Braes Interfaith Ministries (Houston)

Caldwell County Christian Ministries

Caritas of Waco

Corpus Christi Metro Ministries

GRACE-Grapevine Relief and Community Exchange (Grapevine)

Greater Dallas Community of Churches

Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston

NICA-Northside Inter-Church Agency (Fort Worth)

North Dallas Shared Ministries

San Antonio Community of Congregations

Tarrant Area Community of Churches (Forth Worth/Tarrant County)


Coalition of Religious Communities (Statewide Advocacy Group)

Interfaith Works (Ogden)

Salt Lake Interfaith Roundtable

Vermont Ecumenical Council & Bible Society

Virginia Council of Churches

Arlington Interfaith Council

Community Ministry of Northern Virginia

Interfaith Council of Greater Richmond

Washington Association of Churches

Associated Ministries (Tacoma/Pierce County)

Church Council of Greater Seattle

The Interfaith Association of Northwest Washington

Interfaith Council (Spokane)

Interfaith Works (Olympia)

Northwest Harvest (Statewide Hunger Relief)

West Virginia Council of Churches

Greater Fairmont Council of Churches

Wisconsin Council of Churches

Hope Center (Waukesha County)

Interfaith Conference of Greater Milwaukee

Madison-Area Urban Ministry

Wyoming Association of Churches

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