BARN's Vision, Mission and Values - BARN

BARN’s Vision, Mission and Values

BARN’s Vision:

BARN envisions a world where people recognize and value their own creativity and their capacity to contribute to their communities.

BARN’s Mission:

To grow and inspire a creative community through craft, learning and service.

To accomplish that mission, BARN

  • Maintains a well-equipped facility with a variety of craft studios.
  • Offers access to all the studios for members as well as the public.
  • Offers classes and events that increase the ability of participants to learn and expand their skills.
  • Supports other non-profit organizations through its community service work using our core competencies.

BARN’s Values:

The core values that guide BARN’s mission and actions are:

  • Inclusivity – It is essential for the BARN community to provide a safe and welcoming space for all.
  • Craft – Hands-on creativity and innovation bring joy, serve needs, and inspire action.
  • Volunteerism and Service – BARN participants apply their skills to solve problems, share knowledge, and support BARN and the community at large.
  • Stewardship – Honesty and care form the basis of relationships and activities at BARN.