The creation and maintenance of safe spaces for restorative self-reflection, broadening
critical consciousness, and developing solidarity.
To celebrate our intersectional identities, challenge oppressive ideologies, and overcome
our linked struggles through embracing vulnerability, channeling indignation, and
uplifting marginalized communities. In this space, we strive to eliminate white supremacy,
heteropatriarchy, and dehumanizing capitalist practices.
Character - Know Yourself
Everyone has unique qualities and skills that are distinctive to them, and only them.
It is our responsibility to educe these qualities and skills from one another, with
the hope of applying them in our own daily lives.
Charisma - Love Yourself
The process of discovering one’s true authentic self is different for everyone. It
is our responsibility to ensure we have safe spaces to explore, define, and support
each other through our personal journeys of character development.
Conscientização - Know your Community
The ability to perceive social, political, and economic oppression is essential to
humanization. It is our responsibility to maintain safe spaces that challenge oppressive
ideologies and systems.
Compassion - Love your Community
Our human nature is to have sympathy and concern for the sufferings and misfortunes
of others. It is our responsibility to take the lessons we’ve learned in these spaces
back into our communities with passionate, responsive purpose.