Our Mission. Our Purpose.

Achieving Results Through Partnerships with Communities and State Agencies. Officially, we’re one of Missouri’s 21 Community Partnerships, dedicated to measurably improving the condition of Missouri’s families, children, individuals, and communities.

The Caring Council currently has approximately 100 members representing more than 70 agencies and organizations. The Council provides the following services:

  • A public forum for the discussion of community issues
  • Working committees and issue councils
  • An umbrella organization for the ‘incubation’ of programs and services
  • Community planning and development
  • Fiscal Agent Services
  • Community Assessment/Community Plan/Plan Implementation

Our Mission

The mission of the Community Caring Council is to support communities in developing and providing a continuum of resources to help empower individuals and families to meet life’s challenges.

Our Purpose

The purpose of Community Caring Council is to build a stronger and more resilient community by providing programs, offering services and engaging in other activities that promote and support community development; promoting coordination and collaboration between community groups; and empowering individuals and families to become more self-reliant, responsible and resourceful. Community development activities may include but are not limited to, neighborhood and economic development, education, community organizing and affordable housing development.