100+ Inspiring Mission Statement Examples to Read Before Writing Your Own
Writing a mission statement can be difficult, so if you’re feeling stuck, have writer’s block, or just need a dose of inspiration, here are over 100 examples in alphabetical order to get you started!
To enhance quality of life for all as we age. We lead positive social change and deliver value to members through information, advocacy and service.
To move the web forward and give web designers and developers the best tools and services in the world.
To create a world where anyone can belong anywhere, providing healthy travel that is local, authentic, diverse, inclusive and sustainable.
Air New Zealand
Supercharge New Zealand’s success socially, economically and environmentally.
To make it easy to do business anywhere.
To be Earth’s most customer-centric company, where customers can find and discover anything they might want to buy online, and endeavours to offer its customers the lowest possible prices.
American Diabetes Association
To prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.
American Heart Association
To build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.
American Red Cross
Prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.
To undertake research and action focused on preventing and ending grave abuses of these rights.
To help humanity thrive by enabling all teams to work together effortlessly.
To become the number 1 fashion destination for 20-somethings globally.
To provide effective means for the prevention of cruelty to animals throughout the United States.
To conserve and restore natural ecosystems, focusing on birds, other wildlife, and their habitats for the benefit of humanity and the earth’s biological diversity.
To enrich people’s lives with programmes and services that inform, educate and entertain.
Best Friends Animal Society
A better world through kindness to animals.
Building the global operating system for freelance work.
Boy Scouts of America
To prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.
To serve individuals and families in the poorest communities in the world.
Bringing clean, safe drinking water to people in developing countries.
Shape the future of the Internet by creating unprecedented value and opportunity for our customers, employees, investors, and ecosystem partners.
To provide better care of the sick, investigation into their problems, and further education of those who serve.
To refresh the world…To inspire moments of optimism and happiness…To create value and make a difference.
To help creators earn a living online.
Develops, supports, and stewards legal and technical infrastructure that maximizes digital creativity, sharing, and innovation.
Defenders of Wildlife
The protection of all native animals and plants in their natural communities.
To make people happy.
Doctors without Borders (Médecins Sans Frontières)
Works in nearly 70 countries providing medical aid to those most in need regardless of their race, religion, or political affiliation.
To ensure that the next generation grows up enjoying a positive relationship with the way they look, to help them raise their self-esteem and realise their full potential.
Conserves, restores, and manages wetlands and associated habitats for North America’s waterfowl. These habitats also benefit other wildlife and people.
Environmental Defense Fund
To preserve the natural systems on which all life depends.
To give people the power to share and make the world more open and connected.
To feed America’s hungry through a nationwide network of member food banks and engage our country in the fight to end hunger.
To deliver information on the people, ideas and technologies changing the world to our community of affluent business decision maker
To organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful.
Greenpeace is an independent campaigning organisation, which uses non-violent, creative confrontation to expose global environmental problems, and to force the solutions which are essential to a green and peaceful future.
Habitat for Humanity International
Seeking to put God’s love into action, Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities and hope.
To work with communities to end hunger and poverty and care for the Earth.
To make the world Inbound. We want to transform how organizations attract, engage and delight their customers.
Human Rights Campaign
To achieve lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender equality.
The Humane Society
Celebrating Animals, Confronting Cruelty.
To create a better everyday life for the many people.
Capture and Share the World’s Moments.
Utilize the power of Moore’s Law to bring smart, connected devices to every person on earth.
In Touch Ministries
To lead people worldwide into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ and to strengthen the local church.
To bring a permanent end to LRA atrocities.
To find a cure for diabetes and its complications through the support of research.
To help bring creative projects to life
To connect people through lending to alleviate poverty.
Inspire and develop the builders of tomorrow. Our ultimate purpose is to inspire and develop children to think creatively, reason systematically and release their potential to shape their own future - experiencing the endless human possibility.
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families.
To connect the world’s professionals to make them more productive and successful.
To inspire and empower people affected by cancer.
To provide the best in cosmetics innovation to women and men around the world with respect for their diversity.
To reconnect people through transportation and bring communities together.
We grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy.
March of Dimes
We help moms have full-term pregnancies and research the problems that threaten the health of babies.
To inspire hope and contribute to health and well-being by providing the best care to every patient through integrated clinical practice, education and research.
To deepen readers' understanding of the world and to empower writers to share their best work and biggest ideas.
To empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more.
To collect, preserve, study, exhibit, and stimulate appreciation for and advance knowledge of works of art that collectively represent the broadest spectrum of human achievement at the highest level of quality, all in the service of the public and in accordance with the highest professional standards.
Monterey Bay Aquarium
To inspire conservation of the oceans.
We reach for new heights and reveal the unknown for the benefit of humankind.
National Multiple Sclerosis Society
We mobilize people and resources to drive research for a cure and to address the challenges of everyone affected by MS.
National Parks Conservation Association
To protect and enhance America’s National Park System for present and future generations.
National Wildlife Federation
Inspiring Americans to protect wildlife for our children’s future.
The Nature Conservancy
To conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends.
New York Public Library
To inspire lifelong learning, advance knowledge, and strengthen our communities.
Bring inspiration and innovation to every athlete* in the world. *If you have a body, you are an athlete.
No Kid Hungry
Ending childhood hunger by ensuring that kids get the food they need, like healthy breakfast at school and free meals during the summertime.
To work in partnership with member stations to create a more informed public – one challenged and invigorated by a deeper understanding and appreciation of events, ideas and cultures.
To create lasting solutions to poverty, hunger, and social injustice.
Build the best product, cause no unnecessary harm, use business to inspire and implement solutions to the environmental crisis.
To build the Web’s most convenient, secure, cost-effective payment solution.
Improving people’s lives through meaningful innovation.
To bring everyone the inspiration to create a life they love.
Public Broadcasting System (PBS)
To create content that educates, informs and inspires.
Ronald McDonald House
Keeping Families Close.
The Rotary Foundation
To enable Rotarians to advance world understanding, goodwill, and peace through the improvement of health, the support of education, and the alleviation of poverty.
San Diego Zoo
A conservation, education, and recreation organization dedicated to the reproduction, protection, and exhibition of animals, plants, and their habitats.
Save the Children
To inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.
Make commerce better for everyone, so businesses can focus on what they do best: building and selling their products.
Make work life simpler, more pleasant and more productive.
The increase and diffusion of knowledge.
To be a company that inspires and fulfils your curiosity.
To unlock the potential of human creativity—by giving a million creative artists the opportunity to live off their art and billions of fans the opportunity to enjoy and be inspired by it.
Empowers people with creative ideas to succeed.
To inspire and nurture the human spirit – one person, one cup and one neighbourhood at a time.
To increase the GDP of the internet
Susan G Komen
A world without breast cancer.
Teach for America
Growing the movement of leaders who work to ensure that kids growing up in poverty get an excellent education.
To accelerate the advent of sustainable transport by bringing compelling mass market electric cars to market as soon as possible.
To help people around the world plan and have the perfect trip.
To empower creators to make their best work and get it in front of the audience they deserve.
To give everyone the power to create and share ideas and information instantly, without barriers.
Uber is evolving the way the world moves. By seamlessly connecting riders to drivers through our apps, we make cities more accessible, opening up more possibilities for riders and more business for driver.
The maintenance of international peace and security.
Lifting the spirits of America’s troops and their families.
The Walt Disney Company
To be one of the world’s leading producers and providers of entertainment and information, using its portfolio of brands to differentiate its content, services and consumer products.
To offer designer eyewear at a revolutionary price, while leading the way for socially conscious businesses.
To empower designers, creative professionals, and entrepreneurs to create for the web.
To follow our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ in working with the poor and oppressed to promote human transformation, seek justice and bear witness to the good news of the Kingdom of God.
Wounded Warrior Project
To honour and empower wounded warriors.
Helping small businesses thrive worldwide.
There are countless more businesses with mission statements around the world, and I will continue to update this list, but I hope that these initial 100+ inspire you when writing your own!