Vision & Values

Our Vision

Inspired by God’s promise of abundant life, PWS&D envisions a sustainable, compassionate and just world.

Men, women and youth are learning the skills they need to create sustainable livelihoods.

Our Values

PWS&D walks with distressed and marginalized people, listening carefully to their stories and responding effectively.

PWS&D works for equality, empowerment, human dignity, peace and stewardship of creation. In solidarity, we affirm that all people are entitled to know their rights, to receive equal protection, and to have access to and control over resources.

PWS&D believes in dynamic relationships that involve mutual learning, trust and shared vision. Healthy partnerships are accountable, ethical, equitable, flexible and respectful.