We believe that schools, organizations, and youth can unlock doors of oppression. We know that it is through education that we succeed.
The proper application of knowledge is power! We recognize that racism is an evil that still divides the people of this great nation.
Our name, Ujima means collective work and responsibility, which is coming together to build and maintain our communities and solve problems. In a nutshell, this is our mission.
We have discipline, patience, devotion and the courage to beieve that change is possible. In the words of president Barack Obama, "Yes we can!"