At Lily Pond Child Development Centers, we are enthusiastic about and guided by the sense of purpose that is found in our mission, vision and values. These statements provide a guidepost for decision making, and clear expectations and standards for all Lily Pond staff.
Our mission is to provide exceptional, evidence-based opportunities for young children and families to grow and learn to their fullest potential.
We will give continued emphasis to developing partnerships and collaborations to enhance services as well as administrative, financial and outreach capacity.
We will help to raise the bar for quality service delivery for families and their young children across Blair County, thus extending our reach beyond the families and children who are served at our agency alone.
We conduct business ethically, and with a commitment to moral integrity. We expect people to hold us a high moral standard. When faced with an ethical dilemma, we do what is right, regardless of the consequences.
We respect each other. We value the uniqueness and dignity of each individual, and appreciate the strength of diversity and inclusion.
We share a sense of purpose. We have an enthusiastic sense of mission. We believe that to better meet our mission we must work as a unified organization.
We value excellence. We value people who get involved and show a sense of urgency. We believe it takes excellent, confident and accountable people to create innovative solutions that are valued by the people we serve.
We are customer-focused. We strive to continually understand and proactively respond to the increasing and changing needs of the people we serve, without prejudice.