About Us

MISSION

Enhance the quality of life in City Heights by working with our community to create and sustain quality affordable housing & livable neighborhoods & foster economic self-sufficiency.

VISION

We envision a community where:

  • Quality of life standards are recognized and public private investment continues to increase to achieve higher quality of life for everyone in City Heights.
  • Residents choose to improve their education and their personal economics and are afforded the opportunity to share in the wealth that is created from a revitalized, redeveloped community.
  • Residents recognize the opportunity to prepare for, obtain and retain a job, a better job or a career, which allows community members to remain and personally invest in City Heights.
  • Neighborhoods are properly served with accessible, basic public facilities including schools, health services and neighborhood-serving businesses.
  • People respect each other regardless of their country of origin, language or economic station.

 

GUIDING PRINCIPLES

We are committed to:

  • Honoring the diversity of City Heights to respect its changing needs and to respond in accordance with our mission.
  • Engaging diverse constituents who are representative of community stakeholders (cultures, seniors, faith based, youth).
  • Creating effective collaborations that serve the needs of the community.
  • Accountability and measured progress in our programs and projects.
  • Being honest with staff, volunteers, and residents.
  • Developing team building skills, knowledge, and passion to achieve goals.
  • Steady focus on outcomes and acceptance of shortfalls and change.