Mission

To enhance holistic relationships with nature and each other through nature-based, culturally relevant experiences; build equity in outdoor leadership for black and brown people, and acquire land and resources to transcend historically oppressive systems.

Vision

A liberated coalition of black and brown futurists who are self-determined, purpose-filled and invested in our natural world.

Values

  • Governed by Nguzo Saba Principles http://us-organization.org/nguzosaba/NguzoSaba.html

  • Encourage intergenerational participation of families and individuals 

  • Strive for zero waste and good food practices (i.e., organic, locally sourced, and plant-based foods)

  • Uphold restorative justice practices

  • Facilitated by cooperative decision-making and consensus building

  • Build towards a sustainable future