Digital Roots empowers communities around the world to investigate, document and share their local culture and history by using environmentally friendly digital technology to create physical and virtual museums and exhibitions. Digital Roots seeks to preserve the uniqueness of the past and present in order to create a sustainable future by facilitating the creation of museums and the promotion of cultural tourism. Digital Roots seeks to protect and invest in local history, resources, culture and the environment.
Community museums, physical and virtual, promote art and creativity as a way to document and express culture and history, empower individuals to heal cultural and individual identity wounds, empower individuals to tell their stories, honour their humanity and strengthen their community.
Cultural tourism helps to create sustainable employment to combat poverty and immigration, connect conscientious tourists with sustainable, unique and educational action opportunities, and promote the sale of culturally accurate local arts and crafts.