MISSION, VISION & FOCUS


  • CFA Mission Statement

    CFA equips and networks community development leaders to build community strength and seek just sustainable transformation.

  • CFA Vision Statement 


    Every community thriving, healthy, and sustainable for its residents. 

We Envision An Association That:

Encourages churches and organizations to participate in community transformation.
Builds a supportive learning community.
Has leaders growing leaders Has credibility with churches.
Is a strategic influence & voice for change.
Extends the prevalence of Community Development nationally.
Offers in-depth holistic, multi-sectored approaches to community development that leads towards God’s shalom at all levels of community life.

  • CFA Mission Statement

    CHRIST-CENTERED
    Serving as Christ’s ambassadors in all we are and do.

    COMMUNITY-DRIVEN
    Keeping central where people live, work and worship.

    EXCELLENCE
    In content, processes, strategies, and actions; in how we train and coach; in the goals we set and the results we achieve.

    INTEGRITY
    True to mission, believe in our products and processes, do what we commit to do.

    LEADERS
    The right people equipped in the right ways.

    SHALOM
    Nothing broken. Nothing missing in communities.

    TEAMWORK
    Partners, coaches, allies and leaders are better together when we act in unity for the greater good.

  • CFA Vision Statement

    We see signs of increasing ownership in the community.

    We see evidence of a growing sense of community.

    We see and hear about shared vision among residents in the community.

    We see evidence of increased knowledge, skills, and resources working for shared benefit.

    Leadership is emerging in the community from the community.

    We see appreciation for evaluation and reflection and ongoing learning in a community.

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