ConnCAT’s mission is to inspire, motivate, and prepare youth and adults for educational and career advancement, through after-school arts, and job training programming.
To create a learning environment that inspires hope, innovation, creativity and excellence while providing a path for individuals to revitalize the landscape of the urban community.
ConnCAT Core Values
Mutual Respect: I will treat others with respect and conduct myself with reason, focus and belief.
Commitment: I will be fully committed to the transformative process of myself, through the efforts of this organization.
Integrity: I will do the “right thing” even when there is no one looking, and no praise to be given.
Self-Accountability: I will be accountable for my own actions, mistakes, and missteps; “actions without blame.”
Compassion/Empathy: I will be compassionate toward others, no matter their circumstances.
Excellence: I will achieve, approach, and perform at the highest level, according to my talents, gifts, and knowledge.
Innovative: I will be visionary, creative, and think “out of the box;” neglecting methods of thought and practice that are not effective, or impactful.