Our Approach

Our approach is to partner with our grantees, other foundations and experts in the field. We aspire to:


We recognize that we don’t have all the answers and we keep an open mind as we continuously learn.

Be Bold

We seek to be bold and ambitious; we hope to find new solutions for old problems.


We aim to invest time in our grantees, providing partnership beyond financial resources.

Act in Community

We care about our relationship with the communities we serve. We value their expertise and feedback.

Stay Curious

We value curiosity and creativity. We aren’t afraid to take smart risks to advance the Foundation’s mission.


Our commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging is at the heart of our work, strengthening our mission and the lives of future generations.