from Honor the Earths latest researchWe Are the Seventh
Generation: An Assessment of the Needs and Potential of Native Youth
Organizingwill be presented at a May 4 event in New York City.
Youth are building awareness, capacity and a real infrastructure
for self-determination in our communities, reads the research.
This work, if allowed to become rooted and prosper, will provide
the essential elements for restoring and creating healthy Native
include Carly Hare, the executive director at Native
Americans in Philanthropy, Nat Williams, with the Hill-Snowdon
Foundation, and Ray Yazzie, from the Native
Youth Leadership Alliance.
will give an overview of the Native youth leadership and organizing
landscape, as well as discussing what Native youth are doing to
reshape their communities.
event is scheduled for 8:30 to 11 a.m. at Philanthropy New York,
79 Fifth Ave., fourth floor. Registration is due by May 2, but there
is no fee.