Our Mission, Vision and Core Values

Our Mission

Our mission is to enhance the education, health, and well-being of the children, youth, and adults of our community. 

OUR Vision

We envision a unified, self-sufficient community in which children, youth, and adults are achieving their greatest potential.


The following list of core values reflects what is truly important to us as an organization. These are not values that change from time to time, situation to situation or person to person, but rather they are the blueprint of our organizational culture.

Strong Leadership: Attracting and developing strong leaders who are experienced, knowledgeable and passionate about our mission and community.

Our Staff: Providing opportunities for growth, encouraging new innovative ideas, recognizing efforts and celebrating successes.

Integrity: Demonstrating transparency, honesty, follow-through and accountability, motivation and patience thrive.

Teamwork: Fostering a positive and unified team environment where flexibility, motivation and patience thrive.

Communication: Engaging in open, honest and effective communication with awareness and respect of different communication styles.

Diversity: Acknowledging the uniqueness and potential of each individual, while seeking out opportunities to connect diverse communities in meaningful ways.

Quality: Creating and maintaining mission-driven quality programming that is responsive to the communities' needs.