mission statement


The mission of the Pittsylvania County Community Action is to increase awareness about poverty and to promote comprehensive approaches to eliminate conditions that cause poverty by:

v     promoting self-sufficiency of individuals, families, communities

v      creating services to meet basic needs

v      advocating on behalf of the poor

v      promoting long range reforms

v      promoting innovating and creative strategies

v      working in partnership with community based organizations

v      mobilizing all public and private resources

v      stimulating community participation and leadership development

v      establishing equal opportunities and politic, economic and social justice

and through these efforts improving the quality of life in communities throughout our service area.