To Harness the transformative power of education and utilize it to improve the human condition.
We cultivate Social Justice, Inclusion, Participation, Access and Equity so that all people feel valued, their differences are respected, and their basic needs are met;
We endorse equal rights and the opportunity to participate in all aspects of community life and decision making both for our constituents, and internally, we continually strive for fairness and impartiality;
We seek and create opportunities for participation in local communities, and promote leadership by providing a process for residents to enrich and enact decisions, as well as enable access to opportunities;
We value diversity, belonging and unity;
We accept and respect individuality and difference, and rather than simply tolerating, we embrace and celebrate difference and cultures living and working together;
We strive to work together internally and externally, and to appreciate our role within communities and beyond.
We value our partnerships with like minded organizations, philanthropist groups, elected officials, businesses & individuals.
It takes a whole community
to raise a child.
Be the Change