Champs Week in Review

June 22, 2022 – The Champions for Change program is a Native youth leadership initiative designed to highlight positive stories of impact from Indian Country. The program is inspired by a 2011 White House initiative that develops young Native leaders through experience-based learning and tailored advocacy training.  Each year, the Center for Native American Youth […]

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Building Both Toolsets

By Nyché Andrew “The Master’s Tools Will Never Dismantle the Master’s House.” – Audre Lorde Date of publication – The quote above suggests that better treatment of others cannot exist on the terms of the oppressor. In my first semester of college, I felt as if I was leaving my home and family in order […]

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Your Voice Matters: An Interview with Christina Kaltsukis

The Building Indigenous Communities of Hope Fellowship is designed for Native American youth passionate about transforming the foster care system. This fellowship is done in partnership with the Center for Native American Youth, Casey Family Programs, NMCAN, and the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) Law Center. We sat down with Christina Kaltsukis, a member of […]

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Leading Change: An Interview with Fawn Robinson

The Building Indigenous Communities of Hope Fellowship designed for Native American youth passionate about transforming the foster care system. This fellowship is done in partnership with the Center for Native American Youth, Casey Family Programs, NMCAN, and the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) Law Center. We sat down with Fawn Robinson, a member of the […]

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