Gen-I Call to Action: Back to School!

September marks the start of our new monthly Gen-I Calls to Action! Our Call to Action is a new way to engage with the Gen-I Network and get a peek into the daily lives of Native youth. By participating, you help continue the work of the Generation Indigenous initiative and help the Network to continue to evolve and grow. 

CONTINUE READING

9/12 Gen-I NOW: Rodenberry Fellowship

The Rodenberry Fellowship is a 12-month program for activists from across the country who are working to protect the most vulnerable and make the U.S. a more inclusive and equitable place to live. 20 Fellows will be selected to lead a project, organization, or initiative with direct impact in one of four areas: Civil Rights, Environmental Protection, Immigration and Refugee Rights, or LGBTQIA and Women’s Rights. All Fellows receive a $50,000 award, as well as tailored support.  

CONTINUE READING

9/5 Gen-i NOW: #WeNeedYouHere Suicide Prevention Campaign

WeRNative is a comprehensive health resource for Native youth, by Native youth, that promotes holistic health and positive growth in local communities, and the nation at large. September is Suicide Prevention Month and WeRNative is inviting American Indian and Alaska Native youth ages 15- 24 to help spread awareness and messages of hope. Those who participate have a chance to win $75. Submissions are due September 20, 2018. 
 

CONTINUE READING