To inspire confidence, increase knowledge, and promote interconnectedness.
MOUTH BELIEVES HISTORY CAN ENGAGE BROADER AUDIENCES, STRENGTHEN OUR CONNECTIONS TO EACH OTHER AND OUR DIVERSE HISTORIES, BUILD RELATIONSHIPS THROUGHOUT OUR COMMUNITIES, AND EMPOWER THE PUBLIC WE SERVE WITH INFORMATION AND VALIDITY.
A world where everyone sees value in themselves and others by understanding the shared value of our histories.
MOUTH is dedicated to researching, conserving, promoting, and sharing the African American heritage of Texas with the public.
to be purposeful and persistent in our pursuit of knowledge.
to maintain integrity in the collection and sharing of information.
Empathy and Respect
to appreciate and understand the value of differing ideas, feelings, and perspectives.
Empowerment and Transformation
to establish exchanges that connect to the individual, invite introspection, and lead to a sense of fullness and accomplishment.