At Partners for Our Children, we believe that reaching our mission requires five important principles. We must be caring, collegial, smart, trustworthy, and innovative.
Hear what a few of our key partners--past and present--have to say about these values
and how they support our efforts to improve the lives of foster children.
Co-founder, Partners for Our Children on why caring
is at the heart of the solution.
Former Secretary, Washington State Department of
Social and Health Services (2009-2011) on creating
a collegial dialogue among stakeholders.
President Emeritus, University of Washington and
former POC Board member on smart research
that leads to real improvements.
Representative, 32nd District, Washington State
House of Representatives on the importance of
trustworthy facts and data.