The giraffe is a graceful animal
whose long neck represents the ability to be visionary
while still viewing the past and present.
The giraffe teaches us to increase our understanding
by viewing life from all angles.
The heart of the giraffe is large.
In some African traditions, a giraffe symbol
is taken to every meeting
to assure that the understandings of the heart are addressed
as well as the understandings of the head.
The giraffe uses strength and flexibility to align the physical,
mental and spiritual faculties of all situations.
The giraffe is the national symbol of Tanzania
and the mascot for the M4M team.