|CNN.com recently featured residents of Pine Ridge in their article, “Looming Trump budget cuts deepen distress on Pine Ridge” (Sun May 28, 2017). Like many stories about the reservation, this one also focused on what was going wrong on the reservation. What seems rarely shown are all of the things that are going right.||
of those over age 40 have diabetes due to poor diet.
Philáuŋyayapi! A single word, yet one filled with our heartfelt sentiments. Thanks to your generosity and responsiveness, we were able to meet our Food Funding Shortfall. Your donation meant that we didn’t have to turn away any hungry families.
We are continually amazed at the compassion that is extended to the Lakota on a daily basis. We couldn't accomplish all that we have without our generous supporters from around the world. Recently the Buffalo House received some much needed assistance from closer to home.
As buildings go, the Charging Buffalo facility is pretty small. But don't judge the impact it will have by its physical size.
Author Mike Sparrow has generously dedicated the proceeds of the first book of his upcoming trilogy to One Spirit for the Lakota Youth. The Manifest Destiny series goes beyond the single events of Little Bighorn and Wounded Knee shining a broader light on the many elements of that era that still impact the Lakota today.