Youth Leaders Attend Indigenous People’s March in Washington, D.C.

On Friday January 18th, 2019, youth leaders along with Center for Native American Youth (CNAY) staff attended the Indigenous People’s March (IPM) in Washington, D.C. The IPM served as an opportunity to “Unite Indigenous peoples across the world to stand together and to bring awareness to the injustices affecting Indigenous, men, women, and children,” according to march organizers.  

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Announcing the 2019 Class of Champions for Change

Washington, DC, January 4, 2018 -- The Aspen Institute’s Center for Native American Youth (CNAY) will celebrate its seventh cohort of CNAY Champions for Change through a series of recognition events in Washington, DC, next month. The 2019 Champions include Autumn Adams (Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Nation), Shandiin Herrera (Navajo Nation), Madison White (Mohawk Nation at Akwesasne), Charitie Ropati (Native Village of Kongiganak), and Adam Soulor (Mohegan Tribe).  

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