In December of 1998 Golden Spread Rural/Frontier Coalition incorporated as a 501(C)3 non-profit organization with a donation of $150.00. The corporation is managed by 7 members Board of Directors to include an Executive Director/CEO and an Assistant Executive Director in addition to a Transportation Director/Dispatcher, Transportation Manager, Vehicle Maintenance Director, and Project Manager.
In 2002, Golden Spread Rural Frontier Coalition went in partnership with a private developer to start construction of a low-income rental properties in northeastern New Mexico. Golden Spread has since constructed 14 addition low-income rental properties in eastern and northeastern New Mexico.
In 2003, Golden Spread Rural Frontier/Coalition ventured into the public transportation program with 2 vans to provide non-emergency transportation from Clayton, New Mexico to surrounding cities in New Mexico, Texas, Colorado and Oklahoma. Golden Spread has expanded the public transportation program to include 7 ADA handicap vans and 3 buses providing 11,332 rides, 144,804 miles and close to 8300 hours drive time in 2022.
Golden Spread Rural/Frontier Coalition also started a personal care program in Clayton, New Mexico providing adult daily living personal care to elderly clients and currently provides services to over 30 clients. In addition, Golden Spread has opened a community thrift store.
Golden Spread Rural/Frontier Coalition aims to meet the diverse transportation needs of the citizens of Union County while being flexible, innovative, responsive, and cost effective. In providing these service, the program will help maintain the economic health and vitality of Union County's small communities and rural areas.