Our vision for the community is to see more relational bridges built - connecting people and resources within our community so that no one is invisible and people are empowered to solve problems. We envision a people who’ve found the strength within themselves that unleashes them in our community to be free to pursue who they’ve been created to be, no longer trapped and pinned by the oppressive systems around them.
In Elgin, our team has committed to making 2019, the Year of Learning. Our goal is to have 1000 conversations with people who work, live, or volunteer in Elgin, asking them two questions, 1) "What do you think the top five issues are in Elgin and which one would you solve first?" and 2) "What resources do you bring to the table that you would be willing to contribute to solving any of those issues?" The goal is to truly understand what people want to see