Who We Are
We are a group of like minded people who are serious and passionate about making the world a better place according to our own individual talents and capacity. We believe that financial independence and self-sufficiency is the very essence of development and dignity comes before development. Therefore, we work hard to develop vulnerable youth by giving them access to education and economic assistance. We believe in the creation and the implementation of an inclusive, innovative and sustainable program. Only this can lead to a systemic change.
We believe that every child has an equal right to live his or her life to its fullest. We are here to love and to give each child hope and opportunity, which will enable them to be independent and to transform the world.
To empower five million youth through holistic youth development programs where education and access to finances converge to enable true independence in a sustainable way by 2015.
To become an inspiring and credible social enterprise that fosters partnerships with civil society, public and private sectors in a tri-sector collaboration.
To implement an inclusive and innovative approach that brings clear results and measurable impact.
Our CORE VALUES
These values serve as guidelines for our code of conduct and behavior as we strive towards our vision.
|I – Integrity||We emphasize integrity in every aspect of our work. Integrity is where core values and action meet consistently, resulting in confidence and trust from our partners and sponsors. We keep our integrity by fulfilling our commitment to deliver quality programs and to be financially transparent. We know that integrity comes before sustainability.|
|R – Resilient||We always give our best and put our full effort to achieve our goals. We strive to find solutions for every obstacle that comes our way. We embrace every challenge at hand as it gives us opportunity to learn and to exercise creative problem solving.|
|E – Excellence||We set a high standard for every project that we embark on simply because we won’t accept anything less. We take full ownership of all of our work, however big or small, we know each of us contributes something meaningful that leads to the betterment of the world we all live in. Our satisfaction results only when we have achieved our objective and we will not stop until we get there. We celebrate every success (even failure) with gladness and thanksgiving as long as we know we have given our best.|
|A – Adaptive||Our focus is always on the people we are impacting and not solely on the programs. Our program is individually tailored to meet the needs of the target group. We are more than willing to adjust our method and strategy to bring result and lasting impact to our beneficiaries.|
|P – Passionate||We are passionate about our work and we want to stay faithful to our cause as this is part of building our legacy. We understand the importance to integrate our faith, life and work into a united collective mission. We care deeply about giving our best, delivering the best possible job, by keeping up with all the development in the field and expanding our perspective and respective skills as well as talents to be not only good, but great at what we do.|