Guiding Principles


(Our compass for executing our mission and achieving our vision)


  1. Community Partnerships: Educate and collaborate with existing community organizations to turn impossibilities into possibilities by investing in one another and our environment.

  2. Diversity and Inclusion: Ensure inclusiveness in all outreach programs with solutions for people with disabilities, special needs and non-English speaking groups.

  3. Pursue Triple Bottom Line Return on Investment: Commit to long-term positive change in our economy, communities, and environment.

  4. Develop Root Cause Solutions: Identify root causes of environmental, social and economic problems and work on lasting solutions for long-term sustainable transformation.

  5. Deliver Results: Deliver measurable results through direct-action initiatives and tracking against SMART goals

  6. Inspire Citizen Support: Create a sustainable future by inspiring a strong base of passionate citizen support.