To improve lives and build community by engaging individuals and mobilizing collective action.


To do this, we aspire to:

  • Energize and inspire people to make a difference
  • Provide meaningful opportunities for individuals to realize their potential by demonstrating volunteer leadership in service to community
  • Reflect the diversity of the community we serve
  • Craft human care agendas within and across our community
  • Build coalitions around agendas
  • Increase investments in agendas by expanding and diversifying our own resource development and fund-raising efforts and supporting those of others
  • Ensure investments have recognizable impact


Our values are to:

  • Provide non-partisan leadership in social change.
  • Endorse innovation, partnerships and collective action
  • Respect community wisdom and encourage citizen involvement
  • Encourage and promote volunteerism and volunteer leadership
  • Demonstrate trust, integrity, transparency, inclusivity and respect
  • Embrace diversity.


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