Madison Mutual Aid Network Cooperative adheres to the Core Principles of the Humans United in Mutual Aid Networks (HUMANs) global cooperative network, adapted locally.
Madison MAN Cooperative members engage in mutually beneficial sharing and exchange, in service to equitable and sustainable communities, and embodying the following practices:
Democratic member control and economic participation
Voluntary and open membership
Mutual aid among mutual aid networks
Transparent, open, and accessible processes
The MAN framework can be adapted to any group or project, for people joining together for a common purpose