Mission, Vision & Values

Mission:

Our mission is to develop and deliver technology programs and mentor women in collaboration with our community partners, to build awareness that enhances opportunities to connect women in need with technology, through mentoring.

Vision:

iSisters Technology Mentoring, a leader in technology learning and development, helps empower women in need to live better lives, create brighter futures and build stronger communities.

Values:

We are passionate and committed to:

Being Learner Focused

We focus on our learners when making decisions.  We believe in the importance of continuous development and growth of our students, our staff, our volunteers and our Board.

Being Respectful

We encourage diversity within the organization.  We value others’ opinions through healthy, transparent discussions.  We treat each other with dignity and compassion.

Excellence

Achieving outstanding results in our governance, our programs, our operations and in all our relationships

Being Community Oriented

We make a difference.  Through relationships we seek to understand and meet the evolving needs of partners and learners.  Community engagement and support are integral to our success.

Being Accountable

We take ownership for our behaviours, decisions and actions.  We make decisions and operate in a manner reflective of our goals and values.

“As a result of our partnership with iSisters, Youville Centre has been able to integrate technology into the curriculum and provide our young mothers with computer opportunities to enhance their future studies and careers....

Judith Sarginson, Executive Director, Youville Centre

“The purpose of this letter is to tell everybody how the computer course has helped me in achieving my goals. Right now I am taking a Masters course at Ottawa University where I need...

Yaquelin, iSisters student

“Cornerstone offers a variety of programs and services that we hope one day will enable women to move out of the shelter with a tool box full of skills.  One of these programs is...

Transition worker, Cornerstone

I am a computer student in the iSisters course taught by Zahide.  I find the course extremely helpful.  Zahide explains the material step by step.   It is very helpful as the skills are very...

Charmaine, iSisters graduate

“I am taking the iSisters level 3 computer course and have found it very, very useful.  It has opened many, many locked doors in front of me. I have a new job.  They gave...

Sarah, iSisters student