Our Vision, Mission, Diversity Statement, Core Values

Our Vision

Forney will be a place where children, individuals and families thrive, where neighbors care for each other and where people willingly share the responsibility of ensuring a safe and healthy community for all.

Our Mission

To improve lives across our diverse communities by:

  • Prioritizing needs in education, income and health
  • Forming innovative and effective partnerships with other organizations
  • Strategically raising and investing resources to make lasting change

Our Diversity Statement

United Way of Forney values and seeks diversity by respecting the knowledge, abilities and experience of all individuals. Our commitment is to support an inclusive environment reflecting our United Way communities and accomplishing our mission.

Our Core Values

We believe in four core values that provide the foundation on which we base our actions and decisions:

  • Accountability/Results Orientation We set measurable financial and program goals and hold ourselves accountable for results.
  • Compassion  We strive to understand community challenges and work with compassion to improve lives.
  • Integrity  We are committed to ethical principles and consistent performance that demonstrates honesty, trustworthiness and reliability.
  • Teamwork  United Way is a collaboration of people and organizations that bring together diverse strengths to achieve unified community objectives.

Forney Area United Way
PO Box 821
Forney, TX 75126
email: info@forneyareauw.org

"We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give." - Sir Winston Churchill