Mission, Values,
And Vision

Mid-Cumberland Community Action Agency, a Non-Profit 501(c)(3) organization, was founded in 1971 as part of the National Community Action Network. The Community Action Network is a group of 1000+ anti-poverty agencies nationwide.

For over 50 years, MCCAA has worked to improve the lives of low-income families, children, and individuals by offering services such as Head Start, home energy assistance, and USDA Commodities.  MCCAA provides various services in Cheatham, Robertson, Rutherford, Sumner, Trousdale, Williamson, and Wilson counties. MCCAA provides Head Start services in Cannon County. 


Mid-Cumberland Community Action Agency will act as a stepping stone to create stronger communities where families with low incomes have opportunities to connect, grow, and maintain dignity.


We are committed to being good stewards of the resources entrusted to us.

We work together towards the common goal of our mission

We listen, notice, and act on a strong desire to help and preserve dignity

We maintain strong principles, acting with honor and striving to uphold the agency’s code of conduct.


A world where families have the opportunity to grow, connect, and enjoy their highest quality of life.