Our mission is to eliminate barriers to family thriving in
over-burdened and under-resourced communities.
We do this by centering the voices, lived experiences, goals, and priorities of residents from these communities in the decisions, research, and investments in their communities so that residents are the primary beneficiaries.
Rooted in a commitment to equity and social justice, we bridge the gap between community experiences, public policy and academic research, bringing different people and ideas together. We seek to expand equitable and just outcomes, strengthen the voices of often-excluded populations, and improve youth outcomes.
At UrbanKind, we believe: