A community where everyone's basic needs are met, including dignified and affordable housing, an abundance of healthy food, and meaningful social connection.
To confront the causes and respond to the effects of poverty in our community.
We all have equal value and are worthy of honor, dignity, and security. Respect for one another is both a right and a responsibility.
We advocate within political, economic, and social systems to promote justice as to the distribution of wealth, opportunities, and privileges in society
Everyone benefits when those experiencing the problem lead us toward solutions
People have a right to make choices about how to live their lives and work toward their goals
We are authentic, ethical, and transparent
Approved by IFC’s Board of Directors on April 18, 2018