Episcopal Community Services' Mission Statement:
Episcopal Community Services of San Francisco (ECS) helps homeless and very low-income people every day and every night obtain the housing, jobs, shelter, and essential services each person needs to prevent and end homelessness.
Episcopal Community Services' Organizational Values:
DIGNITY and RESPECT: ECS believes in people and their inherent ability to make choices, and recognizes the worth of each person: clients, employees, board members, community.
INTEGRITY: We act fairly, we work hard, we develop sound practices, and we are a good employer, service provider and steward of resources.
COMPASSION: We see potential in each person and meet them where they are. We care about the people we employ and the people we serve.
DIVERSITY: ECS cultivates a diverse group of stakeholders. We appreciate the value of having everyone represented at the table.
COMMUNITY and COLLABORATION: We are part of a larger community and a larger world. These relationships inform our work and benefit our clients.
VISION and LEADERSHIP: We approach our work with enthusiasm and passion, developing best practices and nourishing leadership throughout ECS.
FLEXIBILITY, INNOVATION, MOVEMENT: We do dynamic work with responsiveness to both needs and opportunities.
CONTINUUM, HOLISTIC APPROACH: We believe there is no wrong doorway for seeking our services, and we maintain a connection with comprehensive resources in the San Francisco community.
TOOLS and EMPOWERMENT: We seek to equip people with support, knowledge, and the essential services needed to attain their goals.