The purpose of the Center is to promote and support the concept and practice of volunteer transportation, which includes volunteer driver programs, shared vehicle utilization, and ride sharing initiatives. Its focus is on information gathering related to volunteer transportation programs and activities, Identification and promotion of promising practices. collection and development of informational and technical resources, planning and delivery of on-line educational programs, and communication with volunteer and volunteer transportation initiatives across America.
The Community Transportation Association of America (CTAA) and its members believe that mobility is a basic human right. From work and education to life-sustaining health care and human services programs to shopping and visiting with family and friends, mobility directly impacts quality of life.