Imani

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Imani (Faith)

“To believe, with all our heart, in our Creator, our people, our parents, our teachers, our leaders, and the righteousness and victory of our struggle.”

Kuumba

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Kuumba 

To do always as much as we can in the way that we can in order to leave our community more beautiful and beneficial than when we inherited it.

Nia

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Nia (Purpose) to make our collective vocation the building and developing of our community in order to restore our people to their traditional greatness.

Ujamaa

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Ujamaa (Cooperative Economics) build and maintain our own stores, shops and other businesses and to profit from them together. #SupportBlackBusinesses

Ujima

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Collective Work & Responsibility (Ujima) to build and maintain our community together and make our brother’s and sister’s problems our problems and to solve them together #Kwanzaa

 

Kujichagulia

Self determination

Define ourselves, name ourselves, create for ourselves and speak for ourselves.

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