A strong, unified social work community leading Minnesota to a just and equitable society.
To support, inspire, and equip a diverse and inclusive membership of social workers across Minnesota.
We make decisions for our Chapter based upon the needs and desires of our members, continuously seeking feedback from our members through multiple means.
2. Build Bridges
We intentionally collaborate with individuals, groups, and institutions, recognizing that partnerships are vital to all facets of our work and expand our reach.
We welcome, respect, and celebrate the variety of diverse identity characteristics, including but not limited to age, class, gender identity, race, ethnic origin, religion, sexual orientation, and ability.
We recognize, confront, and dismantle structures of oppression and pursue systemic fair treatment of all people that results in equitable opportunities, representation, and outcomes.
We listen, credit contributions, and cultivate authentic empowered participation and a true sense of belonging.