Because Who We Are is More Than What We Do

 

Promote women and give opportunities to those who are more than capable but often overlooked due in part to their socioeconomic status. Forms of this understated discrimination include failure to hire or promote based on educational credentials alone, physical appearance and other personal inequities.

Understand that we are deeply connected to the local and world communities. Developing meaningful relationships with people at home and abroad is important.

Being considerate of the environment is a given. We must always treat our surroundings and others with respect and dignity regardless of the situation.

Freely support expressions of creativity and innovation, especially through startups, the arts, culture, education and literacy.