Our values

Encapsulating our beliefs and ideals is the motto Bring Love On Others More, 365 days a year.


The following organizational values drive our policies and practices:

  • We respect, value and amplify the experiences, influences and voices of teens.

  • We value inclusivity.

  • We are non-partisan.

  • We are supportive, kind and empathetic.

  • We are survivor-centered, trauma informed and healing centered.

  • We take initiative, individually and collectively.

  • We promote personal growth, development and self-care.

  • We encourage healthy and open dialogue.

  • We honor our commitments and show up for teens.

  • We steward financial support with transparency and integrity.

  • We stay in our lane and avoid mission creep.

  • We build diverse collaborations to uproot abuse in all forms.

  • We honor confidentiality and safety.

  • We maintain high standards for our staff and community partnerships.

  • We appreciate and value our donors, volunteers and supporters.

  • We are #bloomers, Bringing Love On Others More, 365 days a year!