Mission/Vision/Core Values

Our Mission

Community First Fund creates sustainable prosperity for low wealth communities and individuals, especially Persons of Color and women, by aligning capital, knowledge and advocacy to advance business ownership, housing and community development in the communities we serve.

Our Vision

Community First Fund envisions a vibrant and diverse community where individuals prosper and are free from poverty and discrimination.

Our Core Values

Justice: We advance economic and social justice for disenfranchised individuals, low wealth individuals and communities.

Integrity: We are dedicated to the stewardship of community resources, promoting openness and honesty in all of our work.

Self-reliance: We are committed to the promotion of the self-reliance and independence of individuals we serve and the communities we support.

Respect: We respect the dignity and aspirations of all individuals.