GEVCDC is a non-profit corporation and economic development organization whose mission is to promote a high quality of life for all community members; a sustainable and diversified economy; a quality educational system with a broad range of training opportunities; strong family units and family values; and a respect for the diverse cultures of the region.
The GEVCDC is the lead economic development corporation for Rio Arriba County and the City of Española, serving:
- Rio Arriba County
- City of Española
- Rural communities of Chimayo, Alcalde, Velarde, Embudo, Dixon, San Juan Pueblo, Santa Clara Pueblo, Ojo Caliente, Abiquiu, El Rito and Arroyo Seco, Eight Northern Pueblos
- Española Public Schools
- Northern New Mexico Community College, and
- the many private businesses, nonprofit organizations and individuals in the region