Our Core Values

  • Professionalism: Caritas Nyeri will uphold competence in enforcing set quality standards in service delivery
  • Subsidiarity: Caritas Nyeri will seek to encourage individual and communal initiatives and place a great deal of emphasis on the development of different human associations and institutions at the local level so that they can take charge of their own development.
  • Integrity: Caritas Nyeri shall uphold integrity, transparency, and honesty.
  • Charity: Caritas Latin for charity. Caritas Nyeri will always uphold that the friendship of man for God, which unites us to God is the most excellent of the virtues. Caritas Nyeri further, holds that the act of charity extends not only to the love of God, but also to the love of our neighbor.
  • Justice: Caritas Nyeri will uphold at all times moral rightedness based on ethics, rationality, natural law, religion and equity; this is enshrined in the principle of being just and fair.
  • Peace-loving: Caritas Nyeri will always be inclined or disposed to peace building incentives that enhance "a peaceable spirit" and encouraging citizenry to be always peace-loving.
  • Respect for Life: Caritas Nyeri will always enunciate and promote the principle that human life, at all stages from conception to natural death, is a gift from God, worthy of respect and protection.
  • Equity: Caritas Nyeri will seek to give as much advantage, consideration, or latitude to one party as it is given to another, through fairness and impartiality toward all concerned, based on the principles of even-handedness.
  • Solidarity: Caritas Nyeri will strive to solidify linkages with like-minded partners and stakeholders.
  • Preferential Option for the poor: Caritas Nyeri will serve all the people of God but will give preference to the poorest of the poor in our society and ensure that they live a dignified life.