Empower rural farming communities by facilitating improvements in agricultural production and the development of sustainable small-scale industries that utilize locally-sourced raw materials.
Our Core Values
Accountability – we are accountable to those we serve, those who support us, and to our mission.
Community – we seek to empower vulnerable rural communities.
Diversity – we are committed to diversity in our directors, staff, volunteers, and program participants. We strive to recognize others without biases based on differences of any kind.
Excellence – we strive to achieve excellence in all we do.
Integrity – we are honest, open, ethical, and fair. People trust us to adhere to our word.
Teamwork – we are committed to seeking common goals based on open and honest communication while showing concern and support for each other.
Transparency – we will conduct our business within the ethos of transparency.
Trustworthiness – we operate and conduct activities to reflect our status as a public trust administered on behalf of the American people