An Otuho Community Association that is empowered and instrumental to society.
To significantly contribute to the maintenance, awareness and promotion of the Otuho Canadian cultural heritage; through cultural education, organization of cultural events, and through consistent participation in the affairs of interest to the general public
Integrity: Integrity is choosing right from wrong and doing the right thing without anyone watching. We represent our intrinsic cultural honesty. We do not misrepresent our purposes in seeking information, support, and/or partnerships. Otuho cultural values dictate that we make promises we can honour and deliver upon.
Respect for the Individual: Respecting the capacity and desire for personal growth, as well as the talents and beliefs of colleagues, recruits, and anyone we meet in the course of our organizational mandate, is elotuho. A way every member of the Otuho ethnicity ought to live. Regardless of societal classifications, we treat people with consideration. We value ideas on their merit, not on the tenure of their source. Otuho culture imparts that respect requires both truthfulness and empathy. Members deal with one another in an open and honest way.It encourages constructive criticism and rewards performance and contribution; thus, IOCA utilizes a transparent decision-making process.
Diversity: The Otuho culture accommodates all; it is fundamental to its doctrine that we accept, value, and incorporate the contributions of people from a wide variety of backgrounds. Diversity of thought, expertise, experience, and background is crucial to creating an environment in which creative tensions exist and new ideas emerge. Members commit to shaping Imatari Otuho Community Association (IOCA) into the Organization in which its members have an opportunity to flourish and succeed, regardless of which Canadian city or province they come from.
Social Impact: IOCA strives to have positive and lasting impact in local communities and the Canadian society in general. This is reckoned feasible for the fact that elotuho models and encourages exemplary citizenship. Furthermore, membership in IOCA is like taking the oath of Canadian citizenship: a commitment to abide by both the Canadian values and living in accordance to the Otuho culture.
Partnership: We value and cherish long-term views in our relationship with the general public and other organizations. IOCA strives to build bonds founded on respect, integrity, mutual support, and investment in diversity. We understand that teamwork and cooperation are essential to our nonprofit corporate success.