A Precious Child envisions every child growing up to be a secure, self-reliant, contributing member of their community.
Ethics and Integrity- A Precious Child holds itself to the highest ethical and professional standards in its work and relationships. We are conscientious stewards of the resources entrusted to us. We honor the public faith placed in us by managing our endeavors with the highest level of integrity.
Honesty and Transparency- We provide truthful information about our mission, program activities, use of donations, and finances. We are accessible and responsive to members of the public who express an interest in the affairs of our organization.
Accountability- Being mission-focused, producing measurable outcomes, conducting program evaluations and developing and maintaining sound financial management are important elements of our accountability. A Precious Child measures our success by tracking the amount of lives we have positively impacted as a result of our work.
Collaboration- A Precious Child recognizes the importance of collaboration with organizations and communities to make the most impact. We understand that more can be accomplished if we work together and have respect for each other.
Compassion- A Precious Child treats clients with compassion and understanding without casting judgment. It is imperative that we act in kindness and treat others with dignity.
Inclusiveness and Diversity- A Precious Child promotes inclusiveness by seeking staff, board members, and volunteers who enrich our programmatic effectiveness through diversity of experience, skills, cultures, and backgrounds. We do not discriminate in hiring, retention, promotion, board recruitment, partnerships, and communities and clients served.
Excellence and Commitment- A Precious Child supports and encourages visionary governance, exemplary management, excellent service and program delivery, and exceptional staff. We are committed to generating positive change in the lives of those in need.