OUR CORE VALUES
D i v e r s i t y a n d A n t i - R a c i s m
We courageously confront racism and discrimination. We reflect the voices, experiences, and interests of diverse cultural and social groups.
E q u A L i t y
We believe in a bottom-up approach to social change, one that treats everyone fairly and equALLY. We strive to share information and best practices broadly with all DONORS, grantees, COMMUNITY MEMBERS, AND THE COMMUNITYas a whole.
L e a r n i n g a n d G r o w i n g
We foster a driven learning community, where we learn from experience, each other, and the communities we serve. We believe that knowledge is power and that learning never ends.
M u t u a l R e s p e c t a n d T r u s t
We create an environment of teamwork and trust where acceptance and dignity are experienced by all. We are responsible for our actions, words, and attitudes and HOLD OURSELVES TO STRICT accountablILITY to always follow through.
S t e w a r d s h i p
We are thoughtful, thorough, and strategic in our sound business decisions regarding the CONSTRUCTIVE use of our resources WITH A DEDICATION TO good results.
R E N E W A N D S u s t a i n R E L A T I O N S H I P S
We seek to develop, BUILD, MAINTAIN and preserve permanent community RELATIONSHIPS for families. We believe in the power of strong relationships BETWEEN ELECTED OFFICIALS AND COMMUNITY LEADERS to effect AND MAKE AN IMMEDIATE IMPACT ON THE community
T r a n s p a r e n c y
We are COMMITTED TO COMMUNICATION, honestY, AND TRANSPARENCY in all we do. We strive to conduct our business with the utmost clarity and directness so that others will always know we NOT ONLY stand AS AN ORGANIZATION, BUT A COLLECTIVE COMMUNITY FOR THE ADVANCEMENT AND WELFARE OF THE FAMILIES..