In keeping with our mission and vision, we value:
Supporting the family as the foundation of faith and society.
Justice and Compassion
To actively work for human dignity, addressing unjust structures, respecting differences, opposing discrimination and acting with care and concern for those in need.
Peace and Reconciliation
To work with all in the community towards long-term relationships and structures which support peace, reconciliation and harmony between people of diverse backgrounds and beliefs. Collaborating with organizations and individuals with consideration and fairness.
Making wise and effective distributions that promote works and values in the Catholic tradition while respecting the wishes of donors.
Caritas: love for all- God and neighbor
True Christian charity. This underlies all we do and our other values. This is also why our main fundraising event and celebration of the Catholic community in Manitoba is called the Caritas Award Dinner.
Respect for the Dignity of the Human Person
Every person is made in the image and likeness of God. The dignity of every person, independent of ethnicity, creed, gender or any other characteristic. Respect for life, educating and empowering all persons to reach their potential and ensuring everyone’s basic needs are met.
Solidarity, Community and Common Good
Everyone in society should share in goods and have access to common services which promote human decency of all or the common good. Solidarity with all who work for the common good, with a preferential option for the poor and socially excluded in society.
Respect and Stewardship of Creation and the Environment
Caring for the physical environment, and also carefully using the talents and goods that God has given to everyone. Ensuring the environment and the resources of the earth are used respectfully, developed and maintained for future generations.
Honesty and Integrity
Conducting our work in an honest and responsible manner with transparency, accountability and integrity.
To lead with humility for the sake of faith and meeting the practical needs of the poor and underprivileged.