A mission statement concerns what an organization is all about.
A vision statement is what the organization wants to become.
A mission statement answers three key questions:
What do we do?
For whom do we do it?
What is the benefit?
A vision statement, on the other hand, describes how the future will look if the organization achieves its mission. A mission statement gives the overall purpose of an organization, while a vision statement describes a picture of the "preferred future." A mission statement explains what the organization does, for whom and the benefit. A vision statement, on the other hand, describes how the future will look if the organization achieves its mission.
Centers for Disease Control Mission To promote health and quality of life by preventing and controlling disease, injury, and disability Vision Healthy People in a Healthy World
2nd September 2010 From India, Hyderabad