Our Mission

To improve the relationship between people and the natural environment by:

  • broadening the appreciation of global cultural heritage's relevance through cross-cultural, inter-generational and academic exchange. 
  • promoting the benefits of connecting mind, body, and spirit with the natural environment.

Our Vision

Promote global cultural heritage

To cultivate community-based education programs to encourage participation in traditional practices that the community recognizes as important to their identity.

Building Community partnerships

To form a dialogue between to advance the appreciation and incorporation of cultural heritage with a specific dialogue surrounding Traditional Botanical Knowledge.

Reconnect people and nature

To promote native plant use in gardens and encourage an interest in experiencing natural spaces in everyday life through interpretive hikes and other outdoor activities.