Our Purpose & Values

MISSION STATEMENT:

"To mobilize the community of St. Clair County to raise funds and/or resources to meet identified human service needs with the highest level of accountability and community involvement."

 

Vision STATEMENT:

United Way of St. Clair County will be a leader to help the community identify and address human care problems.  It will accomplish this by:
 
  • Identifying critical and emerging human service needs through qualified assessments.
  • Generating financial resources in a manner which is responsive to both donor and community needs.
  • Managing and allocating resources for maximum efficiency and accountability.
  • Responding appropriately to existing needs with an emphasis on preventative measures whenever possible.
  • Promoting volunteerism and leadership development to support the human services network.
 

Values:

United Way of St. Clair County has adopted the following values as the base upon which all organizational decisions are screened:
 
  • Valuing diversity in governance, operations, and allocations with donor representation in all decision making processes.
  • Helping families and individuals to help themselves by focusing on preventative solutions wherever possible.
  • Promoting the development of community wide collaborative and cooperative services.
  • Assuring the highest levels of accountability by maintaining a standardized and impartial relationship with all service providers.
  • Fostering a spirit of caring and social responsibility in individuals and employers.