Associated Recreation Council, Seattle


Vision, Mission, Values

 

Vision

Bringing together all people to build a healthy community.

 

Mission

Inspire engagement and participation in equitable, dynamic, culturally relevant, and responsive recreation and lifelong learning programs.

 

Values

 

Community Engagement and Participation:

An engaged community makes our neighborhoods healthier places to live, work, and play.

Equitable Access: 

Access to equitable, dynamic, culturally relevant, and responsive recreation and lifelong learning opportunities for all.

Mutual Respect: 

Interaction between community and dedicated, diverse caring staff and volunteers based on mutual respect.

Community: 

A fair, safe, and welcoming environment where people have a sense of belonging and opportunities to come together to recreate, socialize, and learn.

Accountability: 

Integrity and transparency of decisions affecting programs, finance, and people.

Commitment to Race and Social Justice: 

By recognizing the dignity of each individual and by reducing the barriers of systemic oppression, we are committed to equity, fairness, impartiality, and social justice.