Women's Center for Advancement


The WCA’s mission is to help women and their families Stay Safe…Grow Strong.


We will exemplify what it takes to be a premier organization as an employer of choice, service provider, partner and collaborator and financial steward, and demonstrate our steadfast commitment to:

Leadership Be a premier leader in every aspect of our business – in developing our team leadership skills at every level; in our management performance; in the way we design, and build our programs and support our client services.

Integrity Always take the high road by practicing the highest ethical standards, and by honoring our commitments. We will take personal responsibility for our actions, and treat everyone fairly and with trust and respect.

Force of Ideas Believe that great ideas and thought leadership are essential for continuous quality improvement in all that we do, promoting success for the individual and organization and the communities we touch. We encourage these ideas and enable each other to act on them, develop them and deliver them in memorable ways.

Stewardship of Exceptional Talent Recognize that our strength and our service advantage is and always will be – people. We will recruit, hire and retain exceptional talent. We will foster a participatory workplace that enables people to grow individually and within teams, reshaping the work, being nimble and remaining fluid in the face of change for maximum impact in reaching our vision.

High Performance Culture Through openness and transparency, we create a strong and engaged team that is continually inspired to achieve. We are a meritocracy that fosters and rewards strong individual and team accomplishments

Health and Well-Being Provide a safe workplace and protect the environment. We will promote the health and well-being of WCA employees and their families.

Spirit of Generosity Forge relationships with each other, both between professional peers and between our staff and our constituents and live the spirit of generosity that comes from the opportunity to serve others.

Community Partnership Recognize that we must step outside-the-box to garner world-class solutions to understand tough issues and changing needs of our communities and to foster innovative partnerships to enhance our ability to serve clients.

Delivering High Impact Results Demonstrate our ability to impact women and transform families with the assets entrusted to us. We will ensure our success by delivering our programs and services flawlessly and producing world-class outcomes.