Manatee Community Action Agency, Inc.

About MCAA

Our Vision:

Manatee Community Action Agency, Inc. changes lives, embodies the spirit of hope, improves our community and makes it a better place to live. We care about the entire community, and we are dedicated to helping people help themselves and each other.

Our Mission:

Helping people, changing lives in our community through education, partnerships, and delivery of quality services.

Our Core Values:


  • Treat people with dignity by being professional and considerate of others’ needs and cultural differences.
  • Willing to do the right thing in the spirit of MCAA policies, even if difficult.
  • Makes and uphold decisions based on what is best for the organization.
  • Follows through on commitments and promises.


  • Follows through on accomplishing organizational goals and objectives.
  • Proactively monitors legal and regulatory requirements.
  • Deals with performance problems by establishing facts and taking the appropriate action.
  • Accepts responsibility for one’s own actions.


  • Has a solid understanding of all services available and possesses skills to expertly serve our clients and community.
  • Possesses expertise in complying with policies, legal and regulatory requirements.