About Us

OUR PHILOSOPHY

We are professional child advocates and believe that all students have the right to opportunities that set them up for a successful education, career, and life.

“Every child deserves a champion, an adult who insists they become the best they can possibly be.” -Rita Pierson

OUR VALUES

OUR VALUES

These are the guiding principles that reflect our organization. We aspire to treat all our partners, students, and families with respect and hold ourselves to these standards.

We strive for excellence by advancing our mission through the following values:

BE
IMMERSED

We are collaborators and partners. We are immersed in the schools and in our students’ and families’ lives.

HAVE
INTEGRITY

We hold ourselves to a high standard of excellence. We follow through on commitments, make no false promises, work honestly, and embody authenticity.

FOSTER
INNOVATION

We are inspired by potential and possibility. We refuse to accept complacency and are constantly adapting to achieve our goals.

SHOW
COMMITMENT

We are committed to each other, our students, and families. We are determined to do whatever it takes for students to succeed.

HONOR
FAMILY

We embrace diversity in thoughts, opinions and backgrounds. We communicate openly and honestly. We assume best intentions and care for one another.

CELEBRATE
ZEST

We are passionate about our work and infuse it with positive energy. We cultivate a vibrant culture of having fun, embracing weirdness, and treasuring imagination.

FIND US

PO Box 2336
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406