Purpose, vision and values

Our Purpose

To nurture our families and community by strengthening our culture, stewarding our land and promoting self-governance and economic independence for future generations.

Our Vision

A world where we draw upon the traditional heritage of our ancestors to create a sustainable, self-governed nation so that all future generations may determine their own destiny. 

Our Values

Family & Community

We nurture our families and our communities.


We value our culture, ourselves and our neighbors.


We are responsible stewards of our heritage, our land and our resources.


We practice time-honored traditions of social responsibility, fairness and honesty.


We value and promote the positive exchange of thoughts and ideas for every member of our community.


We are committed to a common purpose: the success of our Tribe.

Harmony & Balance

We believe that harmony and balance come from understanding and cooperation.