Who We Are In dedicating ourselves to lifelong personal growth, friendship, respect for the environment, and service to others, we aspire to embody the following values:
WISDOM We respect the diversity of paths to personal growth. Deepening our connections to the natural world and others in the place that we live is a significant part of conscious aging.
COMMUNITY We live in a respectful, egalitarian community which uses consensus to guide our decision making. We are creating a peaceful, aesthetically pleasing environment that nurtures a sense of community and individual contentment.
FRIENDSHIP We value one another and the expression of mutual caring. We cherish and celebrate our diverse origins, joys, talents, beliefs, and life experiences.
ENVIRONMENT We affirm a sustainable future by conserving resources and living ever more lightly on the Earth.
SERVICE We offer service to the larger community both as individuals and as representatives of Sand River.