What We Do

Vision Statement

Strengthening communities through public education and advocacy, by reducing poverty and improving the quality of life.

Mission Statement

To promote social, civic, cultural, economic, and educational progress for vulnerable or at-risk families and communities. The mission is fulfilled through community services, public education, advocacy, and social science research.

SPEAR Goals

•  Empower minorities and women with skills to become economically
self-sufficient.

•  Develop programmed activities that focus on family preservation.

•  Develop health initiatives that increase awareness to minorities and women.

•  Develop education initiatives that empower impoverished women to become effective advocates for themselves, their children and their community.

The goals will serve to emphasize the development of public education and advocacy programs that will reduce poverty, and improve the quality of life for minorities, women, and children.