Our Mission and Values

Our Mission

TSNE provides information and services to build the knowledge, power, and effectiveness of individuals, organizations and groups that engage people in community and public life. The ultimate intention of our work is to create a more just and democratic society.

Our ViSion

We envision a society where community-based organizations take the lead in shaping our country’s future, and where individuals can hold responsible and accountable the systems that affect their lives.

Our Values

Promoting Social Justice: We support social change and we are not afraid to hold ourselves accountable, insisting on always doing better and leading not just with words, but actions.

Increasing Diversity and Inclusivity: We are driven by equity and act with a sense of what’s just and right for the people and organizations with which we work.

Valuing Each Individual As a Whole Person: We treat all people with respect and dignity, honoring individual differences and promoting a healthy life/work balance.

Achieving Excellence in Service: We truly care about our clients, partners, and community, provide high quality service, and observe, listen, and pay thoughtful attention to the big and little things.

Stewarding Our Resources Wisely to Achieve Greatest Impact: We unassumingly and confidently convey our extensive knowledge and expertise gleaned through many years of learning and doing.