Mission, Vision and Values

Vision

A community where everyone's basic needs are met, including dignified and affordable housing, an abundance of healthy food, and meaningful social connection.


Mission

To confront the causes and respond to the effects of poverty in our community.


 

Values

Mutual Respect
We all have equal value and are worthy of honor, dignity, and security. Respect for one another is both a right and a responsibility.

Social Justice
We advocate within political, economic, and social systems to promote justice as to the distribution of wealth, opportunities, and privileges in society 

Community Power
Everyone benefits when those experiencing the problem lead us toward solutions

Self-Determination
People have a right to make choices about how to live their lives and work toward their goals

Integrity
We are authentic, ethical, and transparent

      Approved by IFC’s Board of Directors on April 18, 2018