Community Child Care Center Mission: Community Child Care Center's mission is to contribute to the broader community, individual children, and families by encouraging the development of the whole child through affordable, high-quality early childhood education. The center provides a nurturing, physically safe, emotionally secure and inclusive setting for children, families and staff in a cooperative environment. Community Child Care Center provides services for; Commonwealth Terrace Cooperative (CTC) families, University of Minnesota students, faculty, and staff, and families of the surrounding communities.
Community Child Care Center Value Statement: Community Child Care Center is committed to the values of accessibility, diversity, health and well-being, learning, peacefulness, self-expression, community building and high quality child care. Additionally, Community Child Care Center shares the values articulated in the International Co-operative Alliance Statement on the Co-operative Identity: Co-operative are based on the values of self-help, self-responsibility, democracy, equality, equity and solidarity. In the tradition of their founders, co-operative members believe in the ethical values of honesty, openness, social responsibility and caring for others.