CORE VALUES

REEM Commission: Core Values

Transform boldly.
We choose courage over comfort by addressing matters that align with our
mission and vision that will eradicate race-based disparities and inequities
facing Black lives in our community.


Act with humility.
We acknowledge that this work takes continual curiosity, persistence, and
humility as we approach issues that require and invite varying levels of
awareness, education and vulnerability.


Center trust.
We work transparently—relying on data and centering Black voices—knowing
that our mission requires trust within the commission and community at large.


Work collectively.
We collaborate strategically with local community partners on meaningful
initiatives to influence real systems change.


Make a lasting impact.
We focus on providing sustainable, generational solutions to systemic issues
that will positively impact the opportunities and experience of all Black lives in
Greenville County.