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Community Equity Applications Now Open!

Deadline to Apply: July 28, 2017 What is CEP? CEP is an immersive, 10-month program that brings together up to 20 community and non-profit indigenous leaders and leaders of color to have a powerful and influential voice in the legislative process in order to drive social change and transform lives in Minnesota. We do this… Read more »

Owamni Falling Water Festival

Join us on Saturday, July 29 from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. for the Owámni Falling Water Festival. This free and family-friendly event celebrates indigenous Minnesota culture with music, art, food, and more! The event will take place at Father Hennepin Bluff Park (420 Main St. SE).

Nick Tilsen Is building A $60 Million Sustainable Community On The Pine Ridge Indian Reservation

This post first appeared at BillMoyers.com By Gail Ablow In this “Making Change” video, we profile 35-year-old Nick Tilsen, a citizen of the Oglala Lakota Nation. Tilsen was at Standing Rock with the Indigenous People’s Power Project and worked to train thousands of resisters how to take nonviolent direct action against the Dakota Access Pipeline…. Read more »

Quillwork Class for Dakota Community

Quillwork Artist Dave Louis is coming to the Twin Cities for a Dakota Arts Residency at Gibbs Farm.  In addition to public programming during the weekend, we are hosting a special Friday evening program for members of the Dakota community on June 23rd. At 6:00 pm we will have a light dinner and a chance… Read more »

Red Lake Band Member Community Meetings

Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians PUBLIC NOTICE COMMUNITY MEETINGS RE: TRIBAL SECRETARY VACANCY June 21, 2017 OFFICERS: DARRELL G. SEKI. SR.. Chairman DON R. COOK. SR.. Secretary ANNE’ITE JOHNSON, Treasurer DISTRICT REPRESENTATIVES: GARY NEISON GLENDA J MARTIN JULIUS IOADY” THUNDER ALLEN PEMBERTON ROMAN “DUCKER* STATELY ROBERT “BOB” SMITH RICHARD BARREIT, SR ROBERT “CHARLIE- REYNOLDS… Read more »