Community Coalition Victoria Inc. (CCVic) is a membership-based organisation where civil society institutions and individuals can become part of a powerful movement building endeavour, diverse in its leadership and committed to justice and equality.
The organisation carries out campaigns whilst training, developing and mentoring emerging community leaders, equipping them with community organising and advocacy skills which enables them to hold political and private sector leaders to account through grassroots collective efforts.
Members will be prepared to take on local, state and/or federal issues to improve and deliver specific social outcomes. Disadvantaged, marginalised and vulnerable communities are included and empowered in this vision.
The organisation’s goals will be achieved by:
➢ Utilising community organising tools in order to coordinate campaigns
➢ Fostering equitable relationships amongst diverse communities
➢ Conducting introductory and advanced community organising training for grass-roots community leaders
➢ Undertaking advocacy and awareness raising initiatives to influence government policy andpublic attitudes
➢ Providing a platform for organisations and individuals to mobilise, self-organise and self-advocate