Our Vision and Mission

Our vision:

For all people to transcend the injustice, indignity, and inequality of entrenched poverty.

Our mission:

To empower local changemakers to break the cycle of poverty in their communities.

Our values:

As we work towards achieving our mission, we commit to the following core values:

  • upholding the dignity and human rights of every individual

  • dealing truthfully, honestly and transparently at all times

  • supporting communities to help themselves

  • undertaking activities that address the needs and interests identified by the people with whom we are working

  • being accountable to all our development partners

  • operating with a spirit of collaboration in achieving common objectives

  • maximising the impact of donor contributions

  • respecting the environment

  • providing challenging, supportive and safe work environments where people can improve their skills and knowledge.

Our promises:

We promise our supporters that we will: 

  • be transparent 

  • support effective work 

  • measure what we do 

  • add value to the money that you give us 

We promise our partners that we will: 

  • invest in our partnerships and develop mutual understandings of accountability and obligation 

  • help develop stronger partnerships over time 

We promise the local communities that we work with that we will: 

  • work in partnership with you to meet your identified needs and priorities 

  • develop the skills you need to make long-term positive changes 

 We promise our staff that we will provide a workplace where:  

  • You have a sense of purpose 

  • You have opportunities to learn and grow 

  • Your contribution is valued