The Ellis County Ministerial Alliance is made up of Ellis County churches and ministries that have joined together for fellowship, encouragement, worship and support. Together the churches and ministries raise funds to help those in need. The ECMA grants monies collected to various agencies whose mission it is serve those needing financial assistance. The primary agency that the ECMA grants to is First Call for Help. First Call for Help is the first place those in Ellis County who are in need of assistance should contact.