Integrity / Honesty

Being straightforward; saying what we mean and meaning what we say; living honestly; demonstrating that everything we do can be trusted, and living up to the trust that others have placed in us.


We act out of love and will to end the suffering of people and the planet.

Responsible action

Acknowledging our duty and responsibility to make the world a better place. We seek to embody integrity, transparency, and accountability.

Connection to the environment

Seeing the world as one living system, and showing respect for the spirit residing in everything and everyone.


Believing that our actions and decisions must be based in knowledge and research, and that we have an obligation to educate ourselves and others for the betterment of the world

Fairness / Equity / Justice

Treating all people fairly, equally, and with kindness and tolerance.