Values and Guiding Principles


Open and Honest – We are truthful in a safe way.

Respect – We listen well and value each other’s option.

Trust – We are accepting of the opinions of others without judgement. We agree to disagree. We explain how our work supports the common good.

Accountable – We are fiscally responsible. We are ethical in accessing and using funds. We participate, provide input and follow through on our commitments.

Equal commitment – Everyone is willing to take the lead on projects. All communities take part. We demonstrate our commitment by attending meetings, which requires us to be more flexible.

 Laughter and fun – We enjoy meeting and spending time together. We celebrate our successes, large and small.