Mission/Vision/Values

TrueNorth Community Services is a private, nonprofit organization that builds communities with one mission: TrueNorth brings together influencers, innovators and change-makers to inspire hope and create a better world. Founded in 1972, TrueNorth's vision is to  lead Michigan in collective impact by creating relationships, enhancing resiliency, and strengthening communities for individuals and families. Our framework is focused on opportunity, resilience and community. TrueNorth offers more than 80 programs and services; and has a service focus touching all of Michigan. 

Our Mission
TrueNorth brings together influencers, innovators and change-makers to inspire hope and create a better world.

Our Vision
To lead Michigan in collective impact by creating relationships, enhancing resiliency, and strengthening communities for individuals and families.

Our Values
Innovation – Embracing change and developing creative solutions
Relationships – Creating personal and organizational connections
Social Justice – Equal rights for all
Inclusion – Acceptance of all
Integrity – Exceptional ethical and professional standards
Knowledge – Fostering life-long learning
Excellence – Relentless continuous quality improvement