Vision, Mission, Values & Culture



The vision of Hands of the Carpenter is to serve single women in need by removing obstacles that prevent economic self-sufficiency.


Hands serves single women in need by providing automobile placement, repair and maintenance to assist in their efforts to become and remain economically self-sufficient.


Hands embraces and encourages the following values in all our operations

Core Values (Traits inherent to the organization)

  • Service with Passion and Humility
  • Purposeful stewardship of resources
    • Time
    • Finances
    • In-kind gifts
    • Partnerships

Permission to “Play” Values (minimum behavioral standards required in the organization)

  • Integrity
  • Honesty
  • Respect (for all)