Mission Vision & Values

Our Mission

To inspire and empower youth through Positive Education, Art, Culture & Enterprise (P.E.A.C.E.).

Our Vision

We envision a world where every child and adult is:

    • aided in developing a positive self identity and sense of purpose
    • connected to a positive cultural legacy and values
    • encouraged, affirmed and nurtured
    • propelled to realize their creative and economic potential as a positive productive member of their family, community, nation and world.

 Our  Values

  1. We are guided by the Nguzo Saba, the Seven Principles of Kwanzaa: Umoja (Unity), Kugichagalia (Self Determination), Nia (Purpose), Kuumba (Creativity), Ujimaa (Cooperative Work & Responsibility), Ujaama (Cooperative Economics) and Imani (Faith).
  2. We value the power of learning.
  3. We value the capabilities of youth and the accomplishments/achievements of our elders and ancestors.
  4. We value entrepreneurial spirit and action.
  5. We value stewardship of our natural and urban environment.
  6. We value having a safe and positive gathering place for all who want to participate.
  7. We value our relationships with community supporters and businesses.