:: Core Values ::
We educate the public and encourage citizens to play an active role in civic affairs.
We work to improve the standards for equity and promote economic and environmental justice.
Advocacy & Reform
We seek to have a significant impact on civic reform and speak out on topical issues.
We strive to make women’s voices more powerfully voiced and heard.
We train women in Participatory Leadership building a network of support, trust, and solidarity.
Community Building through Dialogue
We create community by convening forums for meaningful dialogue and courageous listening across difference.
Healing our City
We help heal the racial divide by providing a catalyst for connection and collaborative action.
We reach out to our sister organizations to work collaboratively on concerns we share.
Environmental Health & Safety
We encourage environmental sustainability and promote green and healthy schools.
Pride of Place
We support a welcoming city, beautiful parks and neighborhoods, and a vibrant life of the arts.