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Video: 2016 Champions for Change Tackle Suicide Prevention and Language Preservation
The Center for Native American Youth (CNAY), a policy program at the Aspen Institute, recognized its 2016 Champions for Change recently through a series of events in Washington, D...
Dahkota Brown Is on Fire—He’s Met the Pres, Been on MTV and Hosted Youth Events
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...
Sec. Jewell Feels the Pressure of Time When Dealing With Native Issues
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...
Highlighting the Resiliency of Native Youth Through Champions for Change
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...
NERDS Student Group Fundraising to Help Fellow Students Graduate
Dahkota Brown, a 2013 Center for Native American Youth Champion for Change recently started a GoFundMe fundraiser to raise $2,400 of $6,000 needed for 15 Native students to complet...
5 Native Youth Honored as Champions for Change
The Center for Native American Youth honored five amazing Native youth from all over the United States the week of March 10...
Talking Points: Sen. Heitkamp Discusses Native Issues
U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp is the first female elected from North Dakota...
Sen. Dorgan on Native Youth, Sequestration, and the Dysfunctional Congress
It’s been three years since the retirement of U.S. Sen...
Joaquin Gallegos Named a Champion for Native Dental Health
Among the 2013 Champions for Change named by the Center for Native American Youth is Joaquin Gallegos, Jicarilla Apache Nation/Pueblo of Santa Ana, a 22-year-old college student an...
Language Preservation Made Vance Home Gun a Champion for Change
Vance Home Gun was inspired to become fluent in the Salish language when he was 11 years old and was taken to a language camp by his aunt...
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