The Shao Shan Temple mission statement (as documented in the "Articles of Incorporation") is:
The purpose of Shao Shan Temple is to support the cultivation of spirit by offering: regular schedules of meditation, chanting and Buddhist liturgy; extended meditation retreats; study of the Buddhist system of thought, including moral and ethical teachings; and by maintaining a temple which provides a conducive atmosphere for meditation, retreats, chanting, services, and study. Shao Shan Temple will uphold the teachings of Shakyamuni Buddha, the Two Founders (Dogen Zenji and Keizan Zenji) and Soto Zen.
Shao Shan Temple Board of Directors
Rev. Taihaku Priest - Chair
Rev. Kenzan Seidenberg - Treasurer
Noah JikiRin Weinstein - Secretary
Stella ShaoRen Marrie
Max KinSho Schlueter