Tres Hermanos

Last updated: December 8, 2014 (1 year ago)

Listing created on: April 8, 2013

Tres Hermanos

(Zaragoza, Coahuila, Mexico)

  • Status: Established (At least 4+ adults, 2+ years)
  • Started Planning: 2013
  • Start Living Together: 2013
  • Visitors accepted: Yes
  • Open to new Members: Yes
  • Please read the details in Membership below before contacting this community.
  • Website address:
  • Contact Name: Michael Hari
  • Phone: 8302130958
  • Address:
    Mail: 229 Adams Street PMB #118 Eagle Pass TX 78853
    Physical:Km 7 Callejon a Patinos Zaragoza Coahuila
    Zaragoza, Coahuila,
  • Location

Mission Statement:

Christian Community Anabaptist

Community Description:

This is a common purse horse and buggy Christian community based on the vision in the Fountain Creek essay.
It is located on a 340 acre farm about 30 miles over the Mexico/Texas boundary, in Coahuila Mexico near Zaragoza. Please don’t leave phone messages without forgetting to add the return number. We don’t get caller ID on voice mail messages.

You can read more about the beliefs and vision of this community at:
or in detail at:


  • Type(s): Commune (organized around sharing almost everything), Spiritual or Religious Community or Organization


  • Area: 340 acres
  • Current Number of Residences: 4
  • Land owned by: A subgroup of community members


  • Adult Members: 20
  • Child Members: 5
  • Percent Women: 21-30%
  • Percent Men: 61-70%
  • Percent Transgender: 0%
  • Visitors accepted: Yes
  • Visitor Process: Call and leave a message. Please leave a call back number as we don’t have Caller ID. Send mail to the Texas address, because the Mexican mail is slow and unreliable.
  • Open to new Members: Yes
  • Additional Comments: Anabaptist


  • Decision Making: By an individual community leader
  • Identified Leader: Yes
  • Leadership Core Group: Yes


  • Dues, Fees, or Shared Expenses: Yes
  • Shared Income: 100%
  • Required Labor Contribution per Week: 0
  • Open to members with existing debt: Yes

Sustainability Practices

  • Current renewable energy generation: Almost All~ up to 90%
  • Energy sources: Solar, Wind, Other
  • Planned renewable energy generation: Almost All~ up to 90%
  • Current food produced: From 50-75%


  • Shared meals: Approximately all meals
  • Dietary Practice: Omnivorous (plants and animals)
  • Dietary Choice or Restrictions: Very important – we all share a common diet.
  • Alcohol Use: Yes, used occasionally.
  • Tobacco Use: Yes, used seldomly, or ceremoniously.
  • Common Spiritual Practice(s): Other
  • Education Style(s): Private Schooling at the Community
  • Healthcare Options: Full Community Plan

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Tres Hermanos, 3 Hermanos, Fountain Creek, horse, buggy, farming, Anabaptist, German Baptist

We happily link to the following organizations, all of whom share our strong commitment to promoting community and a more cooperative world:
Cohousing The Federation of Egalitarian Communities - Communes Coop Community Cooperative Sustainable Intentional North American Students of Cooperation Global Ecovillage Network
Special thanks to the sponsors of our Art of Community Events.