CNAY’s map, which is available online, includes a list of nationwide programs, services and Native Youth contacts in support of the Obama Administration’s GEN-I initiative to improve the lives of Native Youth in Indian Country.
Vincent Schilling
Last week, the Washington D.C...
Vincent Schilling
We want to give those young people and young Native Americans like them the support they deserve. We have to invest in them, and believe in them, and love them...
Dahkota Brown Change the Name
Vincent Schilling
In 2013, Dahkota Kicking Bear Brown was named one of five Champions for Change by the Center for Native American Youth for his after school study group NERDS...
Vincent Schilling
Sworn in as the 51st Secretary of the Interior on April 12, 2013, Sally Jewell leads a governmental agency with more than 70,000 employees while stewarding 20 percent of the nation...
Patty Talahongva
Most adults might be uncomfortable talking about sexual abuse or suicide or even the loss of culture and language but there are some Native youth who are tackling these tough issue...
“The specific struggles that Native youth face often go unmentioned in our nation’s discussions about America’s children, and that has to change.” Those were the words that accompa...
Raina Thiele, White House Blog
On July 21, President Obama hosted a town hall session where he gave remarks to announce new commitments in support of the My Brother’s Keeper (MBK) initiative and engaged in dialo...
CNAY Release
This week 26 key decision-makers from the Spirit Lake Sioux Tribe, federal and state governments, as well as local and national private organizations met to kick off a comprehensiv...
Vincent Schilling
The Center for Native American Youth honored five Native American youth as Champions for Change in Washington, D.C. the week of March 10...