TAP helps individuals and families achieve economic and personal independence through education, employment, affordable housing, and safe and healthy environments.
To create a nation, a commonwealth and a community which achieves their highest economic and social potentials by each individual having the opportunity to reach the full extent of his or her capabilities, and to participate in the American way of life.
"A society in which everyone has the opportunity for education and training, the opportunity to work, and the opportunity to live in decency and dignity." - from the Preamble to the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964
Our Organizational Values:
Respect for others, their talents and potentials
Advocacy for the oppressed, the disadvantaged, and the disenfranchised
Fiscal and programmatic accountability
Teamwork, collaboration with others, and partnership-building
Excellence in performance
The passion to make a difference
Investment in people's lives
Responsiveness to the needs of the community