PWNA Core Values

PWNA principles and actions are guided by the spirit of service. Our core values are:


  • We listen and respond to the self-determined needs of our partners.
  • We value and respect the diversity of our partners, donors and staff.
  • We build and foster trusting relationships with all who we encounter.


  • We believe in transparency as an organization.
  • We are accountable for our results.
  • We conduct ourselves with integrity at all times on behalf of PWNA.


  • We optimize and apply all of the resources of our community to fulfill PWNA’s mission.
  • We keep PWNAs mission and goals in mind with every action and decision made.
  • We carefully and methodically align what we say, what we do, and how we do it.

Spirit of Service:

  • We have a passion for making a difference and impacting the lives of Native Americans.
  • We respect and honor the culture, history and concerns relevant to Native Americans.
  • We provide consistent, quality service for our partners and internally.