Mission, Vision, & Values

Mission, Vision, & Values


The Racial Justice Institute promotes leadership, education, engagement, research, and advocacy to advance racial justice and empower individuals to address and eliminate systemic, social, structural, and institutional racism.



The Racial Justice Institute envisions a just and equitable society where individuals, families, and communities thrive.


Core Values

  • Justice
  • Equity
  • Engagement
  • Advocacy
  • Inclusion
  • Knowledge & Life-long Learning
  • Empowerment
  • Leadership