CCO believes. . . .
. . . our mission is rooted in the religious experience, social justice, and the conviction that the common good can be found in our common beliefs.
. . . our diverse cultures, ethnicities, faith traditions, and experiences enrich and strengthen us in pursuing our mission.
. . . people should have a say in the decisions that shape their lives. They know best what their families and communities need. Their voices need to be at the center of political life.
. . . every citizen, given the proper training, motivation and support can take extraordinary steps to improve the quality of life for their communities.