ABOUT WISDOM CIRCLES OCEANIA

Wisdom Circles Oceania is a healing-centered arts organization based in Hawaiʻi that has provided a creative framework for individuals and groups to seek healing and community justice through artistic expression since 2016.

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We believe we need more safe places to gather that nurture our creative spirits. When we can share our stories, gifts and dreams together we collectively build in abundance + 'āina momona.​ Wisdom Circles Oceania primarily serves women and youth, welcomes all artistic capabilities, and is inclusive of all gender expressions.

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OUR MISSION

Wisdom Circles Oceania cultivates creative safe spaces that spark innovation through expressive arts, cultural storytelling, and natural systems processes to inspire solution-makers that center community well-being. By providing healing environments for collaboration and creative expression, we increase understanding and safety and foster positive systems change in our communities.

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OUR VISION

We envision Wisdom Circles Oceania as part of a socio-economic infrastructure that offers educational tools for healing, intergenerational learning and teaching opportunities, and connections to resources. Our ultimate goal is to help create a thriving Aloha ʻĀina community that inspires the discovery of creative solutions in order to improve our quality of life with respect to the earth and each other. 

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OUR VALUES

  • Dedication to the well being of Hawaiʻi and itʻs people

  • Continual integration of Indigenous foundational teachings

  • Holistic tools that address mental, emotional, and spiritual well being

  • Cultivating relationships with nature as a transformative tool for reconnection and understanding of healthy, working systems

  • Access to safe, creative spaces as necessary for creating healthy, thriving communities

  • A commitment to sharing resources/tools for healing

  • Cultivating an environment of exploration, encouraging creativity

  • Upholding clients/community as the expert in themselves

  • Facilitating intergenerational learning environments

  • A commitment of service to women, children and the earth

  • Collaboration as a necessary ecosystem for building thriving communities   

  • Reframing blocks and conflict as creative inspiration for finding solutions that work for the whole