You’re Invited! 2019 State of Native Youth Report Release Event

You are invited, to celebrate and honor Native American Heritage Month with the Center for Native American Youth, during the 2019 State of Native Youth Report release event at The Aspen Institute on November 20, 2019 from 12:00-1:30 PM.  Featured speakers and panelists will include: Representative Deb Haaland, NM-1 (invited) Elliot Gerson, Executive Vice President Policy & Public Programs, International Partners, The Aspen Institute Senator […]

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Save the Date: 2019 State of Native Youth Report

In honor of Native American Heritage Month, the Center for Native American Youth will release its 2019 State of Native Youth Report with a youth panel event at The Aspen Institute on November 20, 2019 from 12:00-1:30 PM. Featured speakers will include Native youth leaders who will share their insights about the policy and issues that impact them as well as work being done to address these […]

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2020 Champions for Change Application Deadline EXTENDED

The Center for Native American Youth (CNAY) is encouraging Native youth to apply to be a 2020 Champions for Change (CFC). For the past eight years, CNAY has celebrated and uplifted youth who are inspiring positive change through the Champions for Change program. Champions for Change will receive tailored training, support, and experience-based learning. All applicants, regardless of […]

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Language is Our Superpower

Qaneryararput Yugtun Piniqerput. Qaneryararput Cugtun Kayuq-erput In October, Sam Schimmel and Nikki Pitre traveled to Fairbanks for the 36th Annual Elders & Youth Conference hosted by the First Alaskans Institute. The First Alaskans Institute helps develop the capacities of Alaska Native people and their communities to meet the social, economic, and educational challenges of the […]

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