The mission of the Student Sustainability Coalition of Hawaii (SSCH)/Hui Haumāna Mālama Hawaiʻi (HHMH) is to cultivate a system of sustainable learning environments throughout Hawaiʻi. We envision fully sustainable, green and thriving campuses for a perpetual living connection between these islands and their people.
Our shared values include:
Passion (Koni)-Members of SSCH are passionate and fueled by a shared mission to see the goals of the coalition actualized effectively, efficiently, and in a FUN and engaging manner.
Voice (Leo) – SSCH provides a safe space for ideas to be shared, and encourages engagement of diverse perspectives, skills and leadership abilities.
Diversity (ʻAno) – SSCH recognizes the skills and talents of its members and encourages that their gifts be shared and grown through actions of leadership.
Accountability (Kuleana) – Members of SSCH exhibit leadership in all aspects of their work, and are accountable for the roles that they take on through the coalition.
Place-based (Mālama ʻāina) – SSCH seeks placed-based solutions, and incorporates indigenous values and practices into its work and solutions.
Cooperation (Laulima) – The coalition values cohesion amongst its members, as well as the bridges built within its larger community network.
Social Justice (Kaulike) – The coalition incorporates social justice and equality in its definition of sustainability.