Our Values

We understand our values through inspiration and reflection on black liberation theology and black feminism, indigenous teachings, as well as the wisdom of movement thinkers.

  • In Lak’ech a Mayan expression: You are another me. I am another you.

  • Ubuntu a Zulu expression: I am because we are.

    • We embrace the wisdom of our ancestors and take up the mantle of their legacy through the modern interpretation of these values:

      • Dignity

      • Family

      • Love

      • Community

      • Self-determination

      • Healing

      • Solidarity

      • Responsibility

Viri Hernandez