OV-CAOS Ottawa Valley Community Arts

Mission and Vision

Mission Statement
We contribute by offering opportunities for people to come together and come alive through song, dance, artmaking, writing and talking about what matters to us as individuals and communities.

Vision Statement
We envision a world where creativity is valued and the arts are woven throughout the multicoloured fabric of daily and community life.

Statement of Values

Creativity, imagination and curiosity – Encouraging the joy of creation and life-long learning

Equity – Ensuring accessibility and fairness, to recognize diversity in serving all individuals

Intellectual Freedom – Guaranteeing and facilitating access to a l expressions of art and intellectual activity

Community Service – Ensuring high quality and excellence in responding to the needs of our community

Community Connectedness – Enhancing organization service through partnerships and consultation with the community

Teamwork – Fostering a work culture that advocates cooperation, communication, respect and training