Mission, Vision, & Values


Preventing generational poverty through financial literacy by cultivating healthy financial literacy environments for underserved communities through early education, entrepreneurship opportunities, and engaged advocacy.


Financial education that is accessible, equitable, and inclusive promoting financially thriving and resilient communities.


Community Focused

We activate community-centric programs that develop community needs in resiliency, well-being, and civic engagement.

Accountability to Learning

We celebrate real-world experience and exposure to opportunities as powerful allies in encouraging students with various learning styles to explore, engage, and ignite their own learning

Compassionate Leadership

We amplify homegrown leaders and local champions who are invested in the success of their communities and our programs

Collaborative Partnerships

We believe in the power of working together to accomplish transformative change for our communities with diverse partners who share our collective vision for community wealth.

Equity and Inclusion

We commit to a learning climate that celebrates each personʻs success in our programs by sharing the responsibility to uphold equity, inclusion, dignity, and respect for all.

Program Values

Community Support

Thank you to all of the organizations that have supported DCU Next Generation programming.