Circle of Discipline's programs values are:

  • Provide a disciplined, family-oriented group for high-risk youth inner-city youth and young adults of all racial and ethnic backgrounds.
  • Prevent alcohol, drug, tobacco, truancy, and delinquent behavior by providing constructive, innovative, alternative programs that are positive and safe all year round.
  • Offer youth and young adults role models and mentors that reflect them and their communities.
  • Channel the energy of youth and young adults into positive, safe, alcohol, drug, and tobacco free activities within a positive and supportive environment.
  • Become a focal point for community development by:
    - Working with neighborhood organizations in revitalization efforts;
    - Provide leadership and space for community events/activities; and
    - Offer the energy of COD's youth and young adults in outreach, volunteer and neighborhood efforts.