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 »

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 »

Boards and Commissions Leadership Institute Nominations Deadline Extended!

BCLI Nominations Packets Are Due Friday! Good afternoon, We have fantastic news! The Twin Cities Boards and Commissions Leadership Institute (BCLI) nominations packets have been extended to this Friday, June 23, 2017, at Midnight CST. The BCLI is a seven month leadership program whose goal is to identify, train and help place communities of color and… Read more »