VISION, MISSION and Values
The Stó:lō vision encompasses the social, political, economic, and cultural development of the Stó:lō, as a nation, for a healthier, stronger, brighter future for all communities.
We empower, support, and contribute to the health and well-being of all people by providing leadership and delivering a broad range of quality services.
To create a better world for our people, we, the Stó:lō House of Government, endeavor to:
Provide high-quality services.
Practice and promote cultural values.
Protect and manage our resources; and
Operate in a fair, honest, and respectful manner.
The vision will be realized through the combined efforts among and between the SN Chiefs Council, the SN Board, and the SN Executive staff. Altogether, they will be guided by the mission statement, as adopted by the Stó:lō Nation Chiefs in 1995.
We strive to act in accordance with our seven core values at all times.
|HONESTY||We Communicate Internally And Externally With Clarity, Honesty, And Openness.|
|ACCOUNTABILITY||We Accept Responsibility For Our Decisions And Actions And Answer To Our Partners In An Open And Transparent Way.|
|PRIDE||We Feel And Demonstrate Pride In Our Actions And Accomplishments.|
|PROFESSIONALISM||We Act Professionally As An Outward Reflection Of Our Internal Values.|
|INTEGRITY||We Do Our Best Work, Hold Ourselves To The Highest Standards Of Conduct, And Act In The Interest Of Our Communities And Partners.|
|EMPATHY||We Work To Understand And Relate To The Feelings, Experiences, And Situations Of Others And Are Non-Judgemental.|
|RESPECT||We Respect Others’ Ideas, Experiences, And Ways Of Thinking And Treat All People As Equals.|