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A publication of Americans for Indian Opportunity

Vol. 14, No. 1 Summer 2012

IN THIS ISSUE Ambassadors Return to Work for Their Home Communities AIO Board Member Andy Ebona Kwatsan Radio: A Community Initiative in Reconnection AIO Donor Bobbie Kilberg The 2010/11 Ambassadors Graduate


FROM THE PRESIDENT

‡ƒ” ƒ‹Ž›ǡ Ma ru awe kah! ‡”‡™‡ƒ”‡‹–Š‡›‡ƒ”ʹͲͳʹǨ‡”‹…ƒ•ˆ‘” †‹ƒ ’’‘”–—‹–›ȋ ȌŠƒ•‰”ƒ†—ƒ–‡†–Š‡ͳͳ–Š…Žƒ••‘ˆ„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•ǤŠ‡ʹͲͳͲȀͳͳ Žƒ••Šƒ•Œ‘‹‡†ʹͲͲƒŽ—‹ǡͳͷͲ†˜ƒ…‡‡–‘ˆƒ‘”‹’’‘”–—‹–› „ƒ••ƒ†‘”•”‘‰”ƒƒŽ—‹ƒ†ƒ‡š–‡•‹˜‡‹–‡”ƒ–‹‘ƒŽ‡–™‘”‘ˆ ƒ†˜‹•‘”•ƒ†…‘ŽŽƒ„‘”ƒ–‘”•Ǥ  Š‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”Ž—‹”‡…‡–Ž›’ƒ”–‹…‹’ƒ–‡†‹ƒ•—”˜‡›–Šƒ–…Ž‡ƒ”Ž›‹ŽŽ—•–”ƒ–‡• ƒ‘˜‡”™Š‡Ž‹‰‹–‡”‡•–‹–Š‡”‡‰‡‡”ƒ–‹‘‘ˆ–Š‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•”‘‰”ƒǤ  ‘”–Žƒ†ǡ‡ƒ”Ž‹‡”–Š‹•›‡ƒ”ǡ –‘‘ƒ†˜ƒ–ƒ‰‡‘ˆ–Š‡‡š’‡”–‹•‡ƒ† ‡–Š—•‹ƒ•‘ˆ–Š‡ƒŽ—‹–‘ƒ•–Š‡Š‘™„‡•––‘”‡’Ž‹…ƒ–‡–Š‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”• ”‘‰”ƒ‹Ž‘…ƒŽ…‘—‹–‹‡•ǡ™‹–Š‹–”‹„‡•ƒ†”‡‰‹‘ƒŽŽ›Ǥ‡•Šƒ”‡–Šƒ–™‘” ™‹–Š›‘—‹–Š‹•‹••—‡‘ˆThe AmbassadorǤ LaDonna Harris  Comanche Š‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”Ž—‹ƒ”‡ ǯ•„‡•–”‡•‘—”…‡ǡ‹ˆ—†”ƒ‹•‹‰ǡ”‡…”—‹–‡– ƒ†‘™Š‘™ǤŠ‡‹”†‡†‹…ƒ–‹‘–‘–Š‡ˆ—–—”‡‘ˆ–Š‡”‘‰”ƒ–”—Ž›™ƒ”•›Š‡ƒ”–Ǥ‹–ŠŽ‡ƒ†‡”•Ž‹‡–Š‡ „ƒ••ƒ†‘”•ƒ––Š‡Š‡Žǡ–Š‡ „‘ƒ”†‘ˆ†‹”‡…–‘”•‹•”‡ƒ••—”‡†–Šƒ––Š‡ˆ—–—”‡‹•„”‹‰Š–ˆ‘” †‹ƒ‘—–”›Ǥ Š‡›ƒ”‡•‡”‹‘—•ƒ„‘—––Š‡‹””‡•’‘•‹„‹Ž‹–›ˆ‘”–Š‡…‘–‹—ƒ–‹‘ƒ†”‡‰‡‡”ƒ–‹‘‘ˆ–Š‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•”‘‰”ƒǤ Š‹Ž‡‹‘”–Žƒ†ǡ–Š‡ƒ••‡„Ž‡†ƒŽ—‹ˆ‘”‡†–Š‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”Ž—‹‘—…‹ŽǤ‹–Š–Š‡‹”‰—‹†ƒ…‡ƒ† Ž‡ƒ†‡”•Š‹’ǡ ™‹ŽŽ™‘”™‹–Š‘–Š‡”‹–‡”‡•–‡†ƒŽ—‹–‘†‡˜‡Ž‘’ƒ†‹’Ž‡‡–„ƒ••ƒ†‘”ǦŽ‹‡‹‹–‹ƒ–‹˜‡• ‹–Š‡‹”ƒ”‡ƒ•Ǥ—”ˆ‹”•–‘†‡Ž™‹ŽŽ„‡‡•–ƒ„Ž‹•Š‡†„›–Š‡ƒ‘–ƒ‹…‘Šƒ’”‘Œ‡…–ǡŽ‡ƒ†„› „‘ƒ”†‡„‡” ƒ†„ƒ••ƒ†‘”ƒŽ—Teresa Petersonȋ’’‡”‹‘—š‘—‹–›ǡʹͲͲ͵ȀͲͶȌǤ  ‰”‘—’‘ˆƒŽ—‹Ž‡†„›Sweeney Windchiefȋ ‘”–‡…••‹‹„‘‹‡ǡʹͲͲ͸ȀͲ͹ȌŠƒ•„‡‰—ƒ„ƒ••ƒ†‘”• ”‘‰”ƒ ’ƒ…––—†›Ǥ‡‘™–Šƒ–„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•ƒ”‡™‘”‹‰–‘‰‡–Š‡”–‘ƒ‡ƒ†‹ˆˆ‡”‡…‡‹–Š‡‹” …‘—‹–‹‡•ǡŽ‹‡Brian Golding, Sr.ȋ—‡…ŠƒǡͳͻͻͺȌǡKenrick Escalantiȋ—‡…ŠƒǡʹͲͲͺȀͲͻȌƒ†Chase Choateȋ—‡…ŠƒǡʹͲͳͲȀͳͳȌ™Š‘…”‡ƒ–‡†™ƒ–•ƒƒ†‹‘ǡ™Š‹…ŠŠƒ•ƒŽ”‡ƒ†›‹ˆŽ—‡…‡†—‡…Šƒ–”‹„ƒŽ ‡Ž‡…–‹‘•Ǥ‡‘™–Šƒ–ƒ›„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•ǡŽ‹‡Ivan Poseyȋƒ•–‡”Š‘•Š‘‡ǡͳͻͻ͵ȌǡAmanda CobbGreethamȋŠ‹…ƒ•ƒ™ǡͳͻͻͺȌƒ†John Beaverȋ—•…‘‰‡‡ȋ”‡‡Ȍƒ–‹‘ǡʹͲͲͺȀͲͻȌǡ™Š‘ƒ”‡ˆ‡ƒ–—”‡†‹–Š‹• ‹••—‡ǡŠƒ˜‡Ž‡ˆ–„‡Š‹†’”‡•–‹‰‹‘—•Œ‘„•ƒ†…ƒ”‡‡”•–‘”‡–—”Š‘‡–‘†‹”‡…–Ž›•‡”˜‡–Š‡‹”–”‹„‡•Ǥ™‡‡‡›ƒ† Š‹•–‡ƒ™‹ŽŽ“—ƒ–‹ˆ›–Š‡‹’ƒ…–‘ˆ–Š‡•‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•ƒ†•‘ƒ›‘–Š‡”•™Š‘ƒ”‡…”‡ƒ–‹‰’‘•‹–‹˜‡…Šƒ‰‡ –Š”‘—‰Š–Š‡…‘–”‹„—–‹‘‘ˆ–Š‡‹”…‘”‡…—Ž–—”ƒŽ˜ƒŽ—‡•Ǥ  ‘ƒ‹†–Š‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•ǯ…‘ŽŽƒ„‘”ƒ–‹‘•ƒ†‡–™‘”‹‰ǡ‡”‹…ƒ•ˆ‘” †‹ƒ’’‘”–—‹–›Šƒ•Žƒ—…Š‡† ™™™Ǥ „ƒ••ƒ†‘”Ǥ‘”‰Ǥ‡ƒ”‡–Š‡ˆ‹”•–ƒ–‹˜‡‡”‹…ƒ‘”‰ƒ‹œƒ–‹‘–‘‘ˆˆ‹…‹ƒŽŽ›ƒ‡ƒ˜ƒ‹Žƒ„Ž‡–‘–Š‡ „ƒ••ƒ†‘”ƒŽ—‹ƒ…Ž‘•‡†•‘…‹ƒŽ‡†‹ƒ‡–™‘”‹‰•‹–‡†‡†‹…ƒ–‡†–‘–Š‡…‘–‹—‡†…‘ŽŽ‡…–‹˜‡‹’ƒ…–‘ˆ–Š‡ „ƒ••ƒ†‘”•ǤŠ‡‡–™‘”‹‰•‹–‡‹•ƒ‰”‡ƒ–™ƒ›ˆ‘”–Š‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•–‘•–ƒ›…‘‡…–‡†–‘‡ƒ…Š‘–Š‡”ƒ†–‘ –Š‡Žƒ”‰‡”  ƒ‹Ž›ǤŠ‡•‹–‡‹•ƒ˜ƒ‹Žƒ„Ž‡–‘„ƒ••ƒ†‘”Ž—‹ǡ†˜‹•‘”•ƒ†–Š‡ ‘ƒ”†Ǥ  †˜‡”›•‘‘ǡ™‡™‹ŽŽ•‡†›‘—‹ˆ‘”ƒ–‹‘ƒ„‘—–‘”‡…‘ŽŽƒ„‘”ƒ–‹‘–Šƒ– ‹•’”‘‘–‹‰–Š”‘—‰Š–Š‡ ƒ–‹˜‡‘‹…‡‡–™‘”Ǥ™™™Ǥ‡–™‘”‡ƒ˜‡”•Ǥ‘”‰‹•ƒ•‹–‡ˆ‘”ƒ–‹˜‡‡”‹…ƒǦ•‡”˜‹‰‘”‰ƒ‹œƒ–‹‘•ƒ† ˆ—†‡”•–‘•Šƒ”‡”‡•‘—”…‡•ǡ’‘•–ƒ‘—…‡‡–•ƒ†‡…‘—”ƒ‰‡…‘ŽŽ‡…–‹˜‡ƒ†˜‘…ƒ…›–Š”‘—‰ŠǦǦ  ǨIf you are a representative of a Native-serving organization, please check out the site and join!  Šƒ›‘—ˆ‘”„‡‹‰ƒ’ƒ”–‘ˆ–Š‡  ƒ‹Ž›Ǥ‡ƒŽ™ƒ›•Ž‘‘ˆ‘”™ƒ”†–‘•Šƒ”‹‰‘—”™‘”™‹–Š›‘—ƒ†™‡ Š‘’‡›‘—…‘–‹—‡–‘•–ƒ›‹˜‘Ž˜‡†‹‘—”…‘ŽŽ‡…–‹˜‡‡ˆˆ‘”–•ǤUda.

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RETURNINGHOME AMBASSADORS RETURN TO WORK FOR THEIR HOME COMMUNITIES ›”‹–› —†‰‡ȋ‘•‡„—†‹‘—šȌƒ†ƒ‹‡ŽŽ‡‡„•–‡”

ͳͻͻ͵ǡ‡”‹…ƒ•ˆ‘” †‹ƒ’’‘”–—‹–›ȋ Ȍ „‘ƒ”†‡„‡”•ƒ†ƒ†˜‹•‘”•ǡ‘„•‡”˜‹‰ƒ‡‡†ˆ‘” –”ƒ•‰‡‡”ƒ–‹‘ƒŽŽ‡ƒ†‡”•Š‹’™‹–Š‹”‹„ƒŽ‡”‹…ƒǡ …”‡ƒ–‡†–Š‡‡”‹…ƒ †‹ƒ„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•”‘‰”ƒǤ  ǯ•‹–‡–‹‘™ƒ•–‘Š‡Ž’‡ƒ”Ž›Ǧ–‘‹†Ǧ…ƒ”‡‡” ƒ–‹˜‡‡”‹…ƒ’”‘ˆ‡••‹‘ƒŽ••–”‡‰–Š‡–Š‡‹” ƒ„‹Ž‹–›–‘‹’”‘˜‡–Š‡™‡ŽŽǦ„‡‹‰ƒ†‰”‘™–Š‘ˆ–”‹„ƒŽ …‘—‹–‹‡•™‹–Š‹ƒ †‹‰‡‘—•…—Ž–—”ƒŽ…‘–‡š–ǡ ƒ†…”‡ƒ–‡‡™ƒ˜‡—‡•ˆ‘”‡š’”‡••‹‰…—Ž–—”ƒŽ˜ƒŽ—‡• ‹ƒŽŽƒ”‡ƒ•‘ˆ…‘–‡’‘”ƒ”›Ž‹ˆ‡Ǥ ƒŽ‘•––™‡–› ›‡ƒ”•ǡ‘˜‡”ʹͲͲƒ–‹˜‡‡”‹…ƒŽ‡ƒ†‡”•Šƒ˜‡ …‘’Ž‡–‡†–Š‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•”‘‰”ƒǡƒ†ƒ›‘ˆ –Š‡Šƒ˜‡”‡–—”‡†Š‘‡–‘•‡”˜‡–Š‡‹”…‘—‹–‹‡•Ǥ  Š‹•‹•ƒ——•—ƒŽ’Š‡‘‡‘ǡ”‡–—”‹‰Š‘‡ƒˆ–‡” ‰”ƒ†—ƒ–‹‰ˆ”‘ƒŽ‡ƒ†‡”•Š‹’†‡˜‡Ž‘’‡–’”‘‰”ƒǤ –—†‹‡••Š‘™–Šƒ–ƒ‘˜‡”™Š‡Ž‹‰—„‡”‘ˆ ’ƒ”–‹…‹’ƒ–•‹•—…Š’”‘‰”ƒ•—•‡–Š‡‹”‡™ ‡š’‡”‹‡…‡•ƒ†…‘‡…–‹‘•–‘ˆ—”–Š‡”–Š‡‹”…ƒ”‡‡”•ǡ ‘ˆ–‡Ž‡ƒ˜‹‰–Š‡‹”Š‘‡…‘—‹–‹‡•Ǥ ‘™‡˜‡”ǡ ƒ›„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•ǡ‰”‘—†‡†‹–Š‡Ͷǯ•ȋ–Š‡ ’”‘‰”ƒǯ•‰—‹†‹‰…‘”‡…—Ž–—”ƒŽ˜ƒŽ—‡•Ȍǡ†‡…‹†‡–‘ ™‘”ˆ‘”–Š‡‹”–”‹„‡•‘”ƒ–‹˜‡Ǧ•‡”˜‹‰‘”‰ƒ‹œƒ–‹‘•ǡ „”‹‰‹‰–Š‡‹”‡š’‡”‹‡…‡•‹–Š‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”• ”‘‰”ƒŠ‘‡ƒ†”‡Ǧ‰‹ˆ–‹‰–Š‡–‘–Š‡…‘—‹–›Ǥ   

ʹͲͲ͹ǡAmanda Cobb-GreethamȋŠ‹…ƒ•ƒ™ǡ ͳͻͻͺȌ”‡–—”‡†Š‘‡–‘™‘”‘–Š‡Š‹…ƒ•ƒ™ —Ž–—”ƒŽ‡–‡”’”‘Œ‡…–ƒ†‡™Ž›ˆ‘—†‡†Š‹…ƒ•ƒ™ ”‡••ǡŽ‡ƒ˜‹‰Š‡”’”‘ˆ‡••‘”•Š‹’‘ˆƒ–‹˜‡‡”‹…ƒ –—†‹‡•ƒ––Š‡‹˜‡”•‹–›‘ˆ‡™‡š‹…‘Ǥ  Š‡”‡…ƒŽŽ•ǡDz Šƒ†‡˜‡””‡ƒŽŽ›…‘•‹†‡”‡†Ž‡ƒ˜‹‰› ’‘•‹–‹‘ƒ•ƒ–‡—”‡†’”‘ˆ‡••‘”ƒ†•…Š‘Žƒ”ǡƒ† …‡”–ƒ‹Ž›‘–ˆ‘”ƒ’‘•‹–‹‘‘—–•‹†‡‘ˆƒ…ƒ†‡‡Ǥ ‘™‡˜‡”ǡ›‡š’‡”‹‡…‡ƒ•ƒ „ƒ••ƒ†‘”ƒ† ‘ƒ”†‡„‡”–ƒ—‰Š–‡–‘…‘•‹†‡”‡™ ‘’’‘”–—‹–‹‡•–‘•‡”˜‡ƒ†–‘Ž‘‘ˆ‘”‡™™ƒ›•–‘ ’”ƒ…–‹…‡›Ͷǯ•Ǥdz

RELATIONSHIPS

‹˜‡›‡ƒ”•Žƒ–‡”ǡ‘„„Ǧ ”‡‡–Šƒ‘™•‡”˜‡•ƒ•–Š‡ ƒ†‹‹•–”ƒ–‘”‘ˆ–Š‡–”‹„‡ǯ•ͳͷͲ‡’Ž‘›‡‡‹˜‹•‹‘‘ˆ ‹•–‘”›ƒ†—Ž–—”‡ǤŠ‡’‘•‹–‹‘‹…Ž—†‡•‘˜‡”•‡‡‹‰ –Š‡…—Ž–—”ƒŽ…‡–‡”™Š‹…Š•Š‡•ƒ›•ǡDz‹•ƒƒƒœ‹‰Ž› „‡ƒ—–‹ˆ—Ž’Žƒ…‡–Šƒ– Ž‘˜‡‘”‡‡ƒ…Š†ƒ›Ǥdz DzŠ”‡‡–Š‘—•ƒ† Š‹…ƒ•ƒ™’‡‘’Ž‡ ƒ†–Š‡‹”ˆƒ‹Ž‹‡• •Š‘™‡†—’–‘‘—” ‘’‡‹‰†ƒ› …‡”‡‘‹‡•‹–Š‡ •—‡”‘ˆʹͲͳͲǤ ‹…‡–Šƒ–†ƒ›ǡ™‡ Šƒ˜‡Šƒ†ͻͷǡͲͲͲ ˜‹•‹–‘”•ƒ†™‹ŽŽ ”‘ŽŽ‘˜‡”ͳͲͲǡͲͲͲ ™‹–Š‹–Š‡‡š– ˆ‡™™‡‡•Ǥdz 

ƒ††‹–‹‘–‘ ƒ‹‰ …‘‡…–‹‘•™‹–Š …‘—‹–› Amanda Cobb-Greetham ‡„‡”•ƒ† Chickasaw, 1998 ˜‹•‹–‘”•ˆ”‘ ƒ”‘—†–Š‡™‘”Ž†ǡ‘„„Ǧ ”‡‡–Šƒ‘–‡•–Š‡ ‹’‘”–ƒ…‡‘ˆŠ‡””‡Žƒ–‹‘•Š‹’•™‹–Š–Š‡ ˆƒ‹Ž›Ǥ  Dz›™‘”Šƒ•„‡‡ƒ‹†‡†‹ƒ›™ƒ›•„›ˆ‡ŽŽ‘™ „ƒ••ƒ†‘”•ǤŠƒ•–‘Lisa John ȋŠ‹…ƒ•ƒ™ǡ ʹͲͲͳȌǡŠ‡”‡ƒ––Š‡Š‹…ƒ•ƒ™ƒ–‹‘ˆ‘”’”‘˜‹†‹‰ ˜‘Ž—–‡‡”•ƒ–‡˜‡–•Ǣ–‘Megan Hill ȋ‡‹†ƒǡʹͲͲͳȌƒ– ƒ”˜ƒ”† ‘‘”‹‰ƒ–‹‘•ˆ‘”•—’’‘”–‹‰–Š‡ Š‹…ƒ•ƒ™”‡••Ǣ–‘Bird Runningwater ȋŠ‡›‡‡Ȁ ‡•…ƒŽ‡”‘’ƒ…Š‡ǡͳͻͻ͸Ȍˆ‘”„”‹‰‹‰—†ƒ…‡ˆ‹Ž• –‘‘—”–Š‡ƒ–‡”‡š–ˆƒŽŽǢ–‘Shawn Frank ȋ‡‡…ƒǡ ͳͻͻͺȌˆ‘”…‘‹‰–‘–Š‡‘’‡‹‰‘ƒŠ‘–ŽƒŠ‘ƒ •—‡”†ƒ›Ǣƒ†–‘ƒ—”ƒƒ†ƒ‘ƒˆ‘”˜‹•‹–‹‰ –Š‡…‡–‡”ǡˆ‘”–‡ƒ…Š‹‰‡Š‘™–‘•Šƒ”‡…‘”‡…—Ž–—”ƒŽ ˜ƒŽ—‡•ǡƒ†‘•–‹’‘”–ƒ–Ž›ˆ‘”Š‡Ž’‹‰‡–‘ —†‡”•–ƒ†™Š‡”‡›medicine…‘‡•ˆ”‘ƒ†Š‘™ –‘—•‡‹––‘•‡”˜‡›–”‹„‡Ǥdz

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RETURNING HOME  RESPONSIBILITY 

„ƒ••ƒ†‘”ƒŽ—ƒ†  „‘ƒ”†‡„‡”Ivan Posey ȋƒ•–‡”Š‘•Š‘‡ǡͳͻͻ͵Ȍ™ƒ• …‘–‡–„‡‹‰ƒˆ‡†‡”ƒŽ ‡’Ž‘›‡‡ǡ™‘”‹‰ƒ•ƒ ˆ‘”‡•–‡”ˆ‘”–Š‡Š‘•Š‘‡ ƒ–‹‘ƒŽ ‘”‡•–‹›‘‹‰ǡ —–‹ŽŠ‡ƒ’’Ž‹‡†ˆ‘”–Š‡ˆ‹”•– …Žƒ••‘ˆ–Š‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”• ”‘‰”ƒ‹ͳͻͻ͵Ǥ  Dz—”‹‰›–‹‡ƒ•ƒ Ivan Posey „ƒ••ƒ†‘” Ž‡ƒ”‡†ƒ„‘—––Š‡ Eastern Shoshone, 1993 Ͷǯ•ƒ† ǯ•ˆ‘—†ƒ–‹‘• •—…Šƒ•…‘—‹–›”‡•’‘•‹„‹Ž‹–›ǡdzŠ‡”‡…ƒŽŽ•Ǥˆ–‡” …‘’Ž‡–‹‰–Š‡’”‘‰”ƒǡ‘•‡›”‡–—”‡†Š‘‡–‘–Š‡ ‹†‹˜‡” †‹ƒ”‡•‡”˜ƒ–‹‘ǡ…‘‹––‡†–‘ ’—”•—‹‰ƒŽ‹ˆ‡‘ˆ’—„Ž‹…•‡”˜‹…‡Ǥ  Dz ™ƒ•‡Ž‡…–‡†ƒ•”‹„ƒŽŠƒ‹”ƒ‹ͳͻͻͶƒ†•‡”˜‡† ˆ‘”‡‹‰Š–›‡ƒ”•„‡ˆ‘”‡„‡‹‰–‡”Ž‹‹–‡†ǡdzŠ‡•ƒ›•Ǥ ‘•‡›–Š‡•‡”˜‡†ƒ• †‹ƒ†—…ƒ–‹‘‹”‡…–‘”ƒ– ”ƒ’ƒŠ‘‡…Š‘‘Ž„‡ˆ‘”‡„‡‹‰ƒ’’‘‹–‡†–Š‡ˆ‹”•– ”‹„ƒŽ‹ƒ‹•‘„››‘‹‰ ‘˜‡”‘”ƒ˜‡ ”‡—†‡–ŠƒŽ‹‡’–‡„‡”ǡʹͲͲ͵Ǥ›‡ƒ”Žƒ–‡”ǡŠ‡™ƒ• ”‡Ǧ‡Ž‡…–‡†–‘–Š‡–”‹„ƒŽ„—•‹‡••…‘—…‹Žǡ™Š‡”‡Š‡•–‹ŽŽ •‡”˜‡•–‘†ƒ›Ǥ  ‘•‡›…”‡†‹–•Š‹•–‹‡‹–Š‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•”‘‰”ƒ ™‹–ŠŠ‡Ž’‹‰Š‹”‡…‘‰‹œ‡Š‹•”‡•’‘•‹„‹Ž‹–›–‘Š‹• ’‡‘’Ž‡ǤDz …Šƒ‰‡†›…‘—”•‡Ǥ Šƒ˜‡Ž‡ƒ‡†‘›  „”‘–Š‡”•ƒ†•‹•–‡”•ˆ‘”‰—‹†ƒ…‡ƒ††‹”‡…–‹‘ǡdz Š‡•ƒ›•ǤDz‡–—”‹‰Š‘‡–‘•‡”˜‡›–”‹„‡™ƒ•ƒ ‰”‡ƒ–…Š‘‹…‡Ǥdz 

RECIPROCITY

John Beaver’sȋ—•…‘‰‡‡ ȋ”‡‡Ȍƒ–‹‘ǡʹͲͲͺȀͲͻȌ”‘ƒ† Š‘‡†‹†‘–ˆ‘ŽŽ‘™ƒ•–”ƒ‹‰Š– ’ƒ–Šǡ„—–ƒŽ‘‰–Š‡™ƒ›ǡŠ‡ ”‡…‘‰‹œ‡†–Šƒ–™‘”‹‰ˆ‘”Š‹• …‘—‹–›™ƒ•–Š‡„‡•–™ƒ›–‘ Š‘‘”Š‹•ˆƒ‹Ž›ƒ†…—Ž–—”‡Ǥ  Š‹Ž‡™‘”‹‰‹–Š‡ ‡’ƒ–”‹ƒ–‹‘”‘‰”ƒƒ––Š‡ ƒ–‹‘ƒŽ—•‡—‘ˆ–Š‡ ‡”‹…ƒ †‹ƒ‹ ƒ•Š‹‰–‘ǡǡ‡ƒ˜‡”•ƒ›•ǡDz  ƒŽ™ƒ›•–”‹‡†–‘”‡ƒ‹

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John Beaver Muscogee (Creek) Nation, 2008/09

Š—„Ž‡†ƒ†‰”‘—†‡†–‘™Šƒ–…‘‡…–‡†‡–‘ Š‘‡ǡˆƒ‹Ž›ǡ–”‹„‡ǡƒ†…—Ž–—”‡Ǥdz  —”‹‰–Š‡ʹͲͲͺȀͲͻ„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•ǯ‹–‡”ƒ–‹‘ƒŽ

ƒ–Š‡”‹‰ǡ‡ƒ˜‡”™ƒ•ƒˆˆ‡…–‡†„›–Š‡”‡…‹’”‘…‹–›Š‡ ™‹–‡••‡†‹ †‹‰‡‘—•…‘—‹–‹‡•ǤDz ™ƒ• ‰”‡ƒ–Ž›‹•’‹”‡†„›‘—”…Žƒ••ǯ–”‹’–‘‘–‡ƒ”‘ƒȋ‡™ ‡ƒŽƒ†ȌǤ ™ƒ••‘…‘–‹—ƒŽŽ›‘˜‡†„›–Š‡™‘”‘ˆ –Š‡ƒ‘”‹…‘—‹–‹‡•–Šƒ– ‡’–•ƒ›‹‰ǡǮ ‘™…ƒ ™‡†‘–Šƒ–„ƒ…Š‘‡ǫ ‘™…ƒ …‘–”‹„—–‡–‘ •‘‡–Š‹‰Ž‹‡–Šƒ–ǫǯdz  ˆ–‡”…‘’Ž‡–‹‰–Š‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•”‘‰”ƒ‹ʹͲͳͲǡ ‡ƒ˜‡”‘˜‡†–‘ŽƒŠ‘ƒ–‘™‘”ˆ‘”–Š‡—•…‘‰‡‡ ȋ”‡‡Ȍƒ–‹‘ƒ•–Š‡‹”‡…–‘”ƒ†—”ƒ–‘”ˆ‘”–Š‡ –”‹„‡ǯ•—•‡—ƒ†—Ž–—”ƒŽ‡–‡”’”‘Œ‡…–Ǥ ‡•ƒ›•ǡ Dz ™ƒ–‡†–‘—•‡›‡š’‡”‹‡…‡•–‘…‘–”‹„—–‡ǡ–‘„‡ƒ –‡ƒ’Žƒ›‡”ǡ‹ƒ‹‰’‘•‹–‹˜‡†‹ˆˆ‡”‡…‡•ƒ–Š‘‡Ǥdz  ‡ƒ˜‡”‘™—•‡•Š‹•’”‘ˆ‡••‹‘ƒŽ‡š’‡”‹‡…‡•ƒ† ‡†—…ƒ–‹‘–‘’”‘–‡…–Š‹•–”‹„‡ǯ•…—Ž–—”ƒŽ™‡ŽŽǦ„‡‹‰ǤDz  –Š‹ ƒŽ™ƒ›•‡™–Šƒ–›Œ‘—”‡›™‘—Ž†Ž‡ƒ†‡ „ƒ…–‘ŽƒŠ‘ƒȄ–‘›ˆƒ‹Ž›ǡ–‘›ˆ”‹‡†•ǡ–‘› –”‹„‡Ǥdz    ™‘›‡ƒ”•ƒ‰‘ǡAngie Bowen ȋ‘‘•ƒ›ǡͳͻͻͷȌƒ……‡’–‡†ƒ ‘ˆˆ‡”–‘™‘”ˆ‘”Š‡”–”‹„‡ƒ• †—…ƒ–‹‘‹”‡…–‘”Ǥ  Dz ™ƒ–‡†–‘’”‘‘–‡ ‡†—…ƒ–‹‘ƒ†Š‡Ž’‘—”–”‹„ƒŽ •–—†‡–••—……‡‡†ƒ–‰‡––‹‰ –Š‡‹”‡†—…ƒ–‹‘ǡdz‘™‡•ƒ›•Ǥ  Angie Bowen ‘”‘™‡ǡ•‡”˜‹‰Š‡”–”‹„‡ Coos Bay, 1995 ‹•ƒ‘’’‘”–—‹–›–‘ ”‡†‹•–”‹„—–‡–Š‡‘™Ž‡†‰‡ ƒ†‡†—…ƒ–‹‘•Š‡Šƒ•ƒ…“—‹”‡†–Š”‘—‰ŠŠ‡” ’”‘ˆ‡••‹‘ƒŽƒ†ƒ…ƒ†‡‹……ƒ”‡‡”•ǡƒ†–Š‡ „ƒ••ƒ†‘”•”‘‰”ƒǤ  Dz ƒ†›„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•”‘‰”ƒ‡š’‡”‹‡…‡• Š‡Ž’‡†‡”‡ƒŽ‹œ‡–Šƒ––Š‡‹••—‡•–Šƒ–ƒˆˆ‡…–‘—”–”‹„‡• Ž‘…ƒŽŽ›ƒ”‡‘ˆ–‡–Š‡•ƒ‡–Š‹‰•–Šƒ–ƒˆˆ‡…––Š‡Ž‹˜‡•‘ˆ

†‹‰‡‘—•’‡‘’Ž‡•‰Ž‘„ƒŽŽ›Ǥdz  ‘™‡ƒŽ•‘•‡”˜‡•ƒ•Š‡”–”‹„‡ǯ• ‘˜‡”‡––‘

‘˜‡”‡–‡’”‡•‡–ƒ–‹˜‡ˆ‘”†—…ƒ–‹‘ǡƒ†™ƒ• ”‡…‡–Ž›ƒ’’‘‹–‡†–‘–Š‡”‡‰‘–ƒ–‡‘ƒ”†‘ˆ †—…ƒ–‹‘Ǥ

REDISTRIBUTION


AIO BOARD MEMBER FEATURE

ANDYEBONA

AIO Board Member Andy Ebona (Tlingit), center, with members of the Yaaw Tei Ye dance group.

›—†”‡ƒ ƒ…•‘ȋƒ˜ƒŒ‘Ȍǡ —‡•–”‹–‡” †›„‘ƒȋŽ‹‰‹–ȌŠƒ•„‡‡™‘”‹‰™‹–Š ‡”‹…ƒ•ˆ‘” †‹ƒ’’‘”–—‹–›ȋ Ȍˆ‘”‘˜‡”͵ͷ ›‡ƒ”•ƒ†‹••–‹ŽŽ‰‘‹‰•–”‘‰™Š‹Ž‡•‹––‹‰‘–Š‡ ‘ƒ”†‘ˆ‹”‡…–‘”•ƒ†ƒ•ƒŽ‹ƒ‹•‘ˆ‘”–Š‡ „ƒ••ƒ†‘”ŽŽ‹ƒ…‡ǤDz ̵˜‡„‡‡ƒ”‘—†ˆ‘”‡˜‡”ǡdzŠ‡ …Š—…Ž‡•ǤDz ̵”‡ƒŽŽ›…Ž‘•‡™‹–Š–Š‡ ƒ””‹•ˆƒ‹Ž›ƒ† Šƒ˜‡Œ—•–„‡‡ƒ„‹‰’ƒ”–‘ˆ–Š‡ ˆƒ‹Ž›ˆ‘”•‘Ž‘‰Ǥ ‡̵˜‡‰‘‡–Š”‘—‰Š–Š‹…ƒ†–Š‹Ǥdz  Š‡‘Ž› „‘ƒ”†‡„‡”™Š‘•–ƒ”–‡†‘—–ƒ•ƒ •–ƒˆˆ‡„‡”ǡ„‘ƒŠƒ•„‡‡†‡†‹…ƒ–‡†–‘ •‹…‡ ͳͻ͹͵Ǥ ‡•–ƒ”–‡†ƒ•‹”‡…–‘”‘ˆ‘—‹–› ”‰ƒ‹œƒ–‹‘ˆ‘” ǡ†‘‹‰”‡•‡ƒ”…Šƒ†˜‹•‹–‹‰ ƒŒ‘”—”„ƒ †‹ƒ…‡–‡”•‹Š‹…ƒ‰‘ƒ†‹•…‘•‹ –‘”‡•‡ƒ”…Šˆ—†‹‰•‘—”…‡•Ǥ„‘ƒǯ•…‘–”‹„—–‹‘• –‘ ƒ††‡…ƒ†‡•‘ˆ•‡”˜‹…‡…‘–‹—‡–‘„‡‰”‡ƒ–Ž› ƒ’’”‡…‹ƒ–‡†Ǥƒ‘ƒ ƒ””‹•ȋ‘ƒ…Š‡Ȍǡ  ‘—†‡”ƒ†”‡•‹†‡–•ƒ›•ǡDz†›‹•›„”‘–Š‡”Ǥ ‡ Šƒ•ƒ††‡†–”‡‡†‘—•˜ƒŽ—‡–‘‘—”™‘”ǡƒ†Š‡‹•ƒ ™ƒŽ‹‰‡„‘†‹‡–‘ˆ–Š‡Ͷǯ•Ȅ–Š‡ †‹‰‡‘—• ˜ƒŽ—‡•ƒ––Š‡ˆ‘—†ƒ–‹‘‘ˆ ǯ•™‘”Ǥdz

„‘ƒ‹•ƒ‹’‘”–ƒ–’‹‡…‡‘ˆ ǯ•Š‹•–‘”›ǤDz –Š‹

Š‡Ž’‡†‡•–ƒ„Ž‹•Šƒ‰‘‘†Žƒ•ƒ…‘‡…–‹‘–‘–Š‡ ˜ƒ”‹‘—•’”‘‰”ƒ•–Šƒ– Šƒ•‹‹–‹ƒ–‡†‘˜‡”–Š‡ ›‡ƒ”•ǡ’ƒ”–‹…—Žƒ”Ž›–Š‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘””‘‰”ƒǡdzŠ‡ •ƒ›•ǤDz”›‹‰–‘Š‡Ž’”‡…”—‹–’‡‘’Ž‡ˆ”‘Žƒ•ƒǡ–‘ ‰‡–‹˜‘Ž˜‡†‹–Š‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•”‘‰”ƒǤŠƒ–ǯ• ™Šƒ– ˆ‡‡Ž‰‘‘†ƒ„‘—–Ǥdz 

”‡–—”ǡ„‘ƒǯ•‡š’‡”‹‡…‡•ƒ†‹–‡”ƒ…–‹‘•™‹–Š –Š‡  ƒ‹Ž›Šƒ˜‡Š‡Ž’‡†Š‹‰”‘™Ǥ ‡‡š’Žƒ‹•ǡ DzŠ‡’”‘‰”ƒ•–Šƒ– Šƒ•‹‹–‹ƒ–‡†ǡ™Š‡–Š‡”‹–Šƒ• –‘†‘™‹–Š–Š‡‡˜‹”‘‡–ǡ‘”™Š‡–Š‡”‹–Šƒ•–‘†‘ ™‹–Š™‘”‹‰™‹–Š–”‹„ƒŽ‰‘˜‡”‡–•‘”–Š‡ „ƒ••ƒ†‘”•”‘‰”ƒȄ‹–Œ—•–‰ƒ˜‡‡ƒ„‡––‡” ƒ’’”‡…‹ƒ–‹‘ˆ‘”›’‡”•‘ƒŽƒ†–”‹„ƒŽŠ‹•–‘”›ƒ† …—Ž–—”ƒŽƒ…–‹˜‹–‹‡•Ǥdz „‘ƒ‹•…—””‡–Ž›‹Š‹•‡‹‰Š–Š–‡”ƒ•’”‡•‹†‡–‘ˆ –Š‡—”ƒŽŽƒ•ƒ‘—‹–›…–‹‘”‘‰”ƒȋ—” Ȍǡ™Š‹…Šˆ—†• ‡ƒ†–ƒ”–ƒ†ƒ”Ž› ‡ƒ†–ƒ”– ’”‘‰”ƒ•ǡƒ†™‡ƒ–Š‡”‹œƒ–‹‘ƒ†‡‡”‰›‡ˆˆ‹…‹‡…› (Continued on page 16)

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KWATSANRADIO A COMMUNITY INITIATIVE IN RECONNECTION ›”‹–› —†‰‡ȋ‘•‡„—†‹‘—šȌ ‡ƒŒ‘”ƒ……‘’Ž‹•Š‡––Šƒ–™ƒ–•ƒƒ†‹‘Šƒ• ‘ƒ––‡”™Š‡”‡‘‡ƒ”–Š–Š‡›‰‘ǡ–Š‡—‡…Šƒ ƒ†‡‹•…‘‡…–‹‰—”„ƒǦ„ƒ•‡†—‡…Šƒ•–‘–Š‡ ’‡‘’Ž‡‘™Šƒ˜‡ƒ†‹”‡…–Ž‹–‘–Š‡‹”Š‘‡Žƒ†ǡ …—””‡–’‘Ž‹–‹…ƒŽ…Ž‹ƒ–‡™‹–Š‹–Š‡—‡…Šƒƒ–‹‘Ǥ –Šƒ•–‘–Š‡Šƒ”†™‘”‘ˆƒ›‘—‰‰”‘—’‘ˆ •…ƒŽƒ–‹‡š’Žƒ‹•ǡDz ‘”–Š‡ˆ‹”•––‹‡‘—”ƒ–‹‘™ƒ• „ƒ••ƒ†‘”•ƒ†˜‹•‹‘ƒ”‹‡•‹–Š‡–”‹„‡Ǥ•‹‰ƒ ƒ„Ž‡–‘”‡ƒ†ƒ†Š‡ƒ”ˆ”‘‘—”Ž‘…ƒŽ–”‹„ƒŽ…ƒ†‹†ƒ–‡• ’”‘’‡”’”‘—…‹ƒ–‹‘‘ˆ—‡…Šƒǡ™ƒ–•ƒƒ†‹‘ǡƒ

–‡”‡–Ǧ„ƒ•‡†ǡ‘’”‘ˆ‹–”ƒ†‹‘•–ƒ–‹‘‹…‘Œ—…–‹‘ ™Š‘™‡”‡…ƒ’ƒ‹‰‹‰‹‘—”–”‹„ƒŽ‡Ž‡…–‹‘•Ǥ‡ ”‡ƒŽŽ›†‹†ǯ–”‡ƒŽ‹œ‡Š‘™„‹‰ƒ†‡ƒŽ‹–™ƒ•—–‹Ž™‡ ™‹–Š–Š‡ŠǦ—–‹’ƒ ‘—†ƒ–‹‘ǡ‹•—’ƒ†”—‹‰ ™‡”‡‰‹˜‡ƒ’—„Ž‹… ƒ†…ƒ„‡ƒ……‡••‡† ‡†‘”•‡‡–„›‘—”‡™Ž› ƒ›™Š‡”‡–Š‡”‡‹•…‘‡…–‹‘ ‡Ž‡…–‡†”‹„ƒŽ‘—…‹Žƒ––Š‡‹” –‘–Š‡ –‡”‡–Ǥ •™‡ƒ”‹‰‹…‡”‡‘›™Š‹…Š  ™‡•–”‡ƒ‡†Ž‹˜‡‘˜‡”–Š‡ DzŠ‡„‡ƒ—–›‘ˆ‹–‹•‹–ǯ• ™‡„ǤŠƒ–ǯ•™Š‡™‡‘™ …‘’Ž‡–‡Ž›†‡…‡–”ƒŽ‹œ‡†•‘ ™‡†‹†•‘‡–Š‹‰„‹‰Ǥdz ‡˜‡”›„‘†›…ƒŽ‹•–‡–‘‹–ƒ–  –Š‡‹”Š‘‡‘”‘–Š‡”‘ƒ†ǡdz ™ƒ–•ƒƒ†‹‘™‹ŽŽ…‡Ž‡„”ƒ–‡ •ƒ›•™ƒ–•ƒƒ†‹‘ǯ•Brian ‹–•ʹ†ƒ‹˜‡”•ƒ”›‹ —Ž›™‹–Š Golding Sr.ȋ—‡…ŠƒǡͳͻͻͺȌǤ –Š‡‰‘ƒŽ‘ˆ‰‡––‹‰„‹‰‰‡”ƒ† ™ƒ–•ƒƒ†‹‘™ƒ•‹‹–‹ƒŽŽ› Left to right: Chase Choate (Quechan, 2010/11), „‡––‡”Ǥ …”‡ƒ–‡†„›Kenrick Escalanti Kenrick Escalanti (Quechan, 2008/09) and Brian  ȋ—‡…ŠƒǡʹͲͲͺȀͲͻȌǡ ‘Ž†‹‰ǡ Golding, Sr. (Quechan, 1998). Dz‡ƒ”‡‹˜‘Ž˜‡†™‹–Š™ƒ–•ƒ ƒ†Chase Choate ȋ—‡…Šƒǡ ƒ†‹‘„‡…ƒ—•‡™‡•–”‘‰Ž›„‡Ž‹‡˜‡–Šƒ–‘—”–”‹„‡ǯ• ʹͲͳͲȀʹͲͳͳȌǡƒ••…ƒŽƒ–‹ǯ•‘—‹–› ‹–‹ƒ–‹˜‡ ’”‘‰”‡••†‡’‡†•—’‘‘’‡ǡŠ‘‡•–ǡƒ†Š‡ƒ”–ˆ‡Ž– ’”‘Œ‡…–™Š‹Ž‡‹‡”‹…ƒ•ˆ‘” †‹ƒ’’‘”–—‹–›ǯ• …‘—‹…ƒ–‹‘ǡdz‡š’Žƒ‹• ‘Ž†‹‰ǤDz‡Š‘’‡–Šƒ––Š‡ ȋ Ȍ„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•”‘‰”ƒǤ•…ƒŽƒ–‹Š‘’‡†–Š‡ ‹ˆ‘”ƒ–‹‘ƒ††‹•…—••‹‘••Šƒ”‡†‹•’‹”‡• ”ƒ†‹‘•–ƒ–‹‘™‘—Ž†„”‹†‰‡–Š‡‰ƒ’„‡–™‡‡ —‡…Šƒ•–‘”‡ƒ…Šˆ‘”–Š‡‹”‰‘ƒŽ•ƒ†–‘ˆ‹†™ƒ›•–‘ ‰‡‡”ƒ–‹‘•‘ƒ†‘ˆˆ–Š‡”‡•‡”˜ƒ–‹‘Ȅ–Š”‘—‰Š ‰‹˜‡„ƒ…–‘‘—”–”‹„‡Ǥ‡–ǯ•Š‘‘”–Š‡‰‹ˆ–‘—” –‡…Š‘Ž‘‰›ǤŠ‡•–ƒ–‹‘ǯ•‘––‘‹•Dz‘‰‡–Š‡”‡ ƒ…‡•–‘”•Ž‡ˆ–ˆ‘”—•Ǥ‡–ǯ••–”‹˜‡–‘’—–ƒ•‹†‡‘—” ‘‡…–Ǥdz †‹ˆˆ‡”‡…‡•Ǥ‡–ǯ•†‘™Šƒ–‹––ƒ‡•–‘ƒ••—”‡–Šƒ–‘—”  –”‹„‡‹•ƒ•˜‹„”ƒ–ƒ•‡˜‡”ˆ‘”‘—”†‡•…‡†‡–•ͳǡͲͲͲ Dz Šƒ†‡˜‡”›–Š‹‰–‘†‘™‹–Š‡…”‡ƒ–‹‰™ƒ–•ƒ ›‡ƒ”•ˆ”‘‘™Ǥ‡…ƒ—•‡™‡…ƒǤ‡…ƒ—•‡™‡—•–Ǩdz ƒ†‹‘ǤŠ‡Ž‡ƒ”‹‰–Š‡Ͷ̵•ǡ ‡™ ‡‡†‡†–‘  ˆ‹†ƒ‘—–Ž‡––‘‹’Ž‡‡––Š‡‹›…‘—‹–›ǡdz Dz …‘–‹—‡•–‘Š‡Ž’™ƒ–•ƒƒ†‹‘™Š‡‡˜‡” ‡š’Žƒ‹••…ƒŽƒ–‹Ǥ„‘†›‹‰–Š‡Ͷǯ•–Šƒ– ǯ• ‡‡†‡†Ǥ‡ƒ”‡•‘„Ž‡••‡†‹Šƒ˜‹‰•—…Šƒ „ƒ••ƒ†‘”•”‘‰”ƒ”‡‹ˆ‘”…‡•ǡ•…ƒŽƒ–‹ˆ‡Ž––Š‡ ™‘†‡”ˆ—Ž‘”‰ƒ‹œƒ–‹‘‹‘—”…‘”‡”–Šƒ–Šƒ•‘’‡‡† responsibility –‘ƒ‡ƒ…‘–”‹„—–‹‘„ƒ…–‘–Š‡ …‘—‹–›ǤDzŠ‡‹†•–‘†ƒ›ƒ”‡‹ƒ‹‘†™‘”Ž†ǡ‹ƒ –Š‡‹”ƒ”•–‘—•™‹–Š‘—–‡˜‡”ƒ•‹‰ˆ‘”ƒ›–Š‹‰‹ ”‡–—”ǡdz•ƒ›••…ƒŽƒ–‹ǤDz‡™‹ŽŽƒŽ™ƒ›•„‡ˆ‘”‡˜‡” ‘„‹Ž‡™‘”Ž†Ǥ ‘™†‘™‡…‘—‹…ƒ–‡–‘–Š‘•‡ ‰”ƒ–‡ˆ—Ž–‘–Š‡‡–‹”‡ Ȁˆƒ‹Ž›Ǥdz ‹†•ǫŠ‹•‹•–Š‡™ƒ›–‘†‘‹–Ȅ„›‰‹˜‹‰–Š‡ †‘™Ž‘ƒ†ƒ„Ž‡‡†—…ƒ–‹‘ƒŽǡ’‘Ž‹–‹…ƒŽǡ™Šƒ–‡˜‡”Ǧ›‘—Ǧ ‡‡†…‘–‡–Ǥ –ǯ•”‹‰Š––Š‡”‡ƒ––Š‡‹”ˆ‹‰‡”–‹’•Ǥ  Listen to Š‡›™ƒ–‹–ǡ–Š‡›…ƒŠƒ˜‡‹–Ǥ –Š‹–Šƒ–‹• Kwatsan Radio! •‘‡–Š‹‰–Šƒ–Šƒ•ǯ–„‡‡ƒ”‘—†Ȃ‡ƒ•›ƒ……‡••–‘ ‹ˆ‘”ƒ–‹‘Ȅ‡•’‡…‹ƒŽŽ›—‡…Šƒ‹ˆ‘”ƒ–‹‘ƒ†™‡ ƒ”‡‰‘‹‰–‘ƒ‡–Šƒ–‡ˆˆ‘”––‘‰‹˜‡‹––‘–Š‡Ǥdz

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‘’‘‘’Ǩ Harlan McKosatoȋƒ…ƒ† ‘šǡͳͻͻ͸Ȍ ™ƒ•…Š‘•‡ƒ•–Š‡ʹͲͳʹ ‘‘”ƒ”›Šƒ‹”ˆ‘”–Š‡‡™ ‡š‹…‘…Šƒ’–‡”‘ˆ–Š‡ƒ–‹‘ƒŽ†—…ƒ–‹‘ ••‘…‹ƒ–‹‘ǯ•‡ƒ†…”‘••‡”‹…ƒ’”‘‰”ƒǤ ƒ”Žƒ ‹•ˆ‡ƒ–—”‡†‘–Š‡…ƒ’ƒ‹‰ǯ•’‘•–‡”™‹–ŠŠ‹•ͻǦ›‡ƒ” ‘Ž†•‘ǡ‡‘ǡ™Š‘Ž‘˜‡•„‘‘•ƒ†”‡ƒ†‹‰Œ—•–ƒ• —…Šƒ•Š‹•†ƒ†ǤŠ‡†—‘–”ƒ˜‡Ž‡†–‘ƒ•Š‹‰–‘ǡ ‹ ‡„”—ƒ”›–‘”‡…‡‹˜‡ƒ…‡”–‹ˆ‹…ƒ–‡ƒ†’‘•‡ˆ‘”ƒ ’‹…–—”‡™‹–Š–Š‡Ž‹–‡”ƒ”›ˆƒ˜‘”‹–‡ǡƒ–‹–Š‡ ƒ–Ǩ harlan@unm.edu  ‡™„ƒ••ƒ†‘”ƒŽ—Kelly GilbrethȋŠ‹–‡ƒ”–Š Œ‹„™‡ǡʹͲͳͲȀͳͳȌ‹•ƒ‹‰‘˜‡•ǨŠ‡”‡…‡–Ž› •–ƒ”–‡†ƒ‡™Œ‘„ƒ– ‹”•–ƒ–‹‘•‘—‹–› ‡ƒŽ–Š‘—”…‡ǡŠ‡Ž’‹‰–‘…”‡ƒ–‡ƒ’”‘‰”ƒ–Šƒ– ’”‘˜‹†‡•…—Ž–—”ƒŽŽ›Ǧ•’‡…‹ˆ‹…„‡Šƒ˜‹‘”ƒŽŠ‡ƒŽ–Š •‡”˜‹…‡•–‘‹…ƒ”…‡”ƒ–‡†ƒ–‹˜‡›‘—–Š‹Ž„—“—‡”“—‡ǡ Ǥ‡ƒ†‹”‡›‘—”…‘‹–‡––‘•‡”˜‹‰ƒ–‹˜‡ ›‘—–Šƒ–ƒ‡˜‡†‡‡’‡”Ž‡˜‡Žǡ‡ŽŽ›Ǩ‘—ƒ”‡‘‡ „”ƒ˜‡™‘ƒǨkellygilbreth@gmail.com   Nonabah Samȋ‹±Ȁ ‡•—“—‡—‡„Ž‘ǡ ʹͲͲͺȀͲͻȌ‹•’—––‹‰Š‡” ”‡…‡–Ž›‡ƒ”‡†ƒ•–‡”• †‡‰”‡‡‹ƒ‰—ƒ‰‡ǡ ‹–‡”ƒ…›ƒ†‘…‹‘…—Ž–—”ƒŽ –—†‹‡•™‹–Šƒ …‘…‡–”ƒ–‹‘‹ ‡”‹…ƒ †‹ƒ †—…ƒ–‹‘–‘—•‡ƒ––Š‡ ‹±‘ŽŽ‡‰‡ƒ•—•‡— —”ƒ–‘”Ǥ‡™†‡‰”‡‡and ƒƒƒœ‹‰‡™Œ‘„ǫƒ› –‘‰‘ǡ‘ƒ„ƒŠǨkickinghorse612@yahoo.com

‘”‡…ƒ”‡‡”‡™•ǡ Dr. Nancy Mithloȋ ‘”– ‹ŽŽŠ‹”‹…ƒŠ—ƒƒ” ’”‹‰•’ƒ…Š‡ǡͳͻͻͶȌ Šƒ•”‡…‡‹˜‡†–‡—”‡ƒ– –Š‡‹˜‡”•‹–›‘ˆ ‹•…‘•‹Ǧƒ†‹•‘Ǩ ƒ…›ǡ™Š‘‹•‘™ ••‘…‹ƒ–‡”‘ˆ‡••‘”‘ˆ ”– ‹•–‘”›ƒ† ‡”‹…ƒ †‹ƒ –—†‹‡•ǡŠƒ•„‡‡ –‡ƒ…Š‹‰ƒ––Š‡‹‰‡ •…Š‘‘Ž•‹…‡ʹͲͲ͹Ǥ

”‡ƒ–™‘”ǡƒ…›Ȅ‘”‹–•‹‡–‘–Š‘•‡‘ˆ—•™Š‘‘™ Š‡”„‡•–Ǩnmithlo@stanfordalumni.org Christina Thomasȋ‘”–Š‡”ƒ‹—–‡Ȁ‡•–‡” Š‘•Š‘‡Ȁ ‘’‹ǡʹͲͳͲȀͳͳȌŠƒ•„‡‡ƒ„—•› „ƒ••ƒ†‘”ǨŠ‡™ƒ•”‡…‡–Ž›•‡Ž‡…–‡†ƒ•ƒ †‹ƒ †—…ƒ–‹‘†˜‹•‘”ˆ‘”–Š‡Š‹‰Š•…Š‘‘Žƒ†‹††Ž‡ •…Š‘‘Ž‹Š‡”Š‘‡–‘™‘ˆ’ƒ”•ǡǤ ƒ††‹–‹‘ǡ Š”‹•–‹ƒ™ƒ•–Š‡ˆ‹”•–ƒ–‹˜‡’‡”•‘–‘„‡ˆ‡ƒ–—”‡†‘ –Š‡–‡Ž‡˜‹•‹‘’”‘‰”ƒǡ̶Ž†ƒŽ‡•‘ˆ‡˜ƒ†ƒǣƒ•– ƒ†”‡•‡–Ǥ̶Š‡ˆ‹”•––ƒ’‹‰‘ˆʹͲͳʹƒ‹”‡†‹‡ƒ”Ž› ƒ—ƒ”›ǡƒ†™ƒ••Š‘™ƒ–‹‘ƒŽŽ›Ǥ –™‡–•‘™‡ŽŽ –Šƒ–Š”‹•–‹ƒ™ƒ•ƒ•‡†„ƒ…ˆ‘”ƒ•‡…‘†–ƒ’‹‰Ǩ Š”‹•–‹ƒ™‹ŽŽƒŽ•‘„‡ƒ…‘–‡•–ƒ–‹‹•• —ƒ‹–›

–‡”ƒ–‹‘ƒŽ–Š‹•…–‘„‡”‹ƒ”„ƒ†‘•Ǥƒ›–‘ ”‡’”‡•‡–ǡ•‹•–‡”Ǩnativesongbird@clearwire.net

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CORE CULTURAL CONNECTIONS ‡‡’‹‰—••ƒˆ‡ƒ†•‡…—”‡ǣˆ–‡” •‡˜‡›‡ƒ”•ƒ––Š‡ †‹ƒ ‡ƒŽ–Š ‡”˜‹…‡‹ƒ•Š‹‰–‘ǡǤǤǡ David “Clay” Ward ȋŠ‘…–ƒ™ ƒ–‹‘‘ˆŽƒŠ‘ƒǡʹͲͳͲȀͳͳȌ ‘˜‡†–‘–Š‡‡’ƒ”–‡–‘ˆ ‘‡Žƒ†‡…—”‹–›Ǩ Š‹•‡™ ’‘•‹–‹‘ǡŽƒ›‹•™‘”‹‰ƒ•ƒ ƒƒ‰‡‡–ƒ†”‘‰”ƒ ƒŽ›•–ˆ‘”–Š‡‘”ˆ‘”…‡ ƒƒ‰‡‡–‹˜‹•‹‘‹–Š‡ˆˆ‹…‡‘ˆ–Š‡Š‹‡ˆ

ˆ‘”ƒ–‹‘ˆˆ‹…‡”ˆ‘” ‹‰”ƒ–‹‘ƒ†—•–‘• ˆ‘”…‡‡–Ǥ ‹•†—–‹‡•‹��…Ž—†‡™‘”ˆ‘”…‡ ƒƒ‰‡‡–ǡ•–”ƒ–‡‰‹…ƒ†•—……‡••‹‘’Žƒ‹‰ǡ ‡’Ž‘›‡‡ƒ†‘”‰ƒ‹œƒ–‹‘ƒŽ†‡˜‡Ž‘’‡–ǡƒ† –”ƒ‹‹‰Ǥchahta30@yahoo.com  Susan Secakukuȋ ‘’‹ǡͳͻͻͺȌ‹•Šƒ’’›–‘ƒ‘—…‡ –Š‡‘’‡‹‰‘ˆƒ‡šŠ‹„‹–•Š‡…—”ƒ–‡†–‹–Ž‡†ǡDzƒ–•‹ƒ ‹ ‘’‹‹ˆ‡ǤdzŠ‡‡šŠ‹„‹–‘’‡‡† —‡ʹͻǡʹͲͳʹƒ† ™‹ŽŽ”—ˆ‘”‘‡›‡ƒ”ƒ––Š‡—–”›ƒ–‹‘ƒŽ‡–‡”‹ ‘•‰‡Ž‡•ǡǤǤŠ‡‡šŠ‹„‹–ˆ‡ƒ–—”‡•–Š‡ƒ–•‹ƒ†‘ŽŽ …‘ŽŽ‡…–‹‘‘ˆ–Š‡‘—–Š™‡•–—•‡—‘ˆ–Š‡‡”‹…ƒ

†‹ƒƒ†•Šƒ”‡•–Š‡˜ƒŽ—‡•ƒ†Ž‡••‘•–Šƒ––Š‡ ƒ–•‹ƒ•’‹”‹–•„”‹‰–‘–Š‡ ‘’‹’‡‘’Ž‡Ǥ—•ƒŠƒ• „‡‡™‘”‹‰‘–Š‹•’”‘Œ‡…–ƒ•ƒ‰—‡•–…—”ƒ–‘”ˆ‘” •‡˜‡”ƒŽ›‡ƒ”•ǡ–”ƒ˜‡Ž‹‰–‘ǤǤˆ”‘Š‡”Š‘‡ƒ– ‘’‹Ǥ

ˆ›‘—ǯ”‡‰‘‹‰–‘„‡‹ǤǤǡ„‡•—”‡–‘•–‘’„›–‘•‡‡ —•ƒǯ•ƒƒœ‹‰™‘”Ǩsecakuku@hopitelecom.net  ˆ–‡”‡ƒ”Ž›ˆ‹˜‡›‡ƒ”•ƒ•‡˜‡Ž‘’‡–ƒƒ‰‡”ƒ– –Š‡ƒ–‹‘ƒŽ †‹ƒŠ‹Ž†‡Žˆƒ”‡••‘…‹ƒ–‹‘ǡEddie Shermanȋ‹±Ȁ ƒŠƒǡ ʹͲͲ͸ȀͲ͹ȌŠƒ• ‘˜‡†‘–‘ƒ ‡š…‹–‹‰”‘Ž‡ƒ•

–‡”‡†‹ƒ”› ‡”˜‹…‡•”‘‰”ƒ ƒƒ‰‡”ƒ––Š‡ ”‡‰‘ƒ–‹˜‡ ‡”‹…ƒ —•‹‡••ƒ†–”‡’”‡‡—”‡–™‘”Ǥ –Š‡‡™ ’‘•‹–‹‘ǡ††‹‡‹•”‡•’‘•‹„Ž‡ˆ‘”‹’Ž‡‡–ƒ–‹‘ƒ† ‘’‡”ƒ–‹‘ƒŽ…‘‘”†‹ƒ–‹‘‘ˆ–Š‡‘”‰ƒ‹œƒ–‹‘ǯ•

†‹ƒ’”‡‡—”•Š‹’̺–”ƒ‹‹‰ƒ†…‘ƒ…Š‹‰ ’”‘‰”ƒ•ǡƒ†ƒ–‹˜‡‘—‹–›‡˜‡Ž‘’‡–

•–‹–—–‹‘•’‡‡”‰”‘—’ƒ…–‹˜‹–‹‡•ǤŽ—•ǡƒŽ‹––Ž‡„‹”†‹‡ Šƒ•‹ˆ‘”‡†The Ambassador–Šƒ–††‹‡™‹ŽŽ™‡†Š‹• …Žƒ••ƒ–‡Nichole MaherȋŽ‹‰‹–ǡʹͲͲ͸ȀͲ͹Ȍ–Š‹• •—‡”‹ƒ–”ƒ†‹–‹‘ƒŽƒ˜ƒŒ‘…‡”‡‘›Ǥ‘–Š‡” „ƒ••ƒ†‘”Ž‘˜‡•–‘”›ǥƒ™™Ǩ ep.sherman@gmail.com

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Brittany Simmonsȋƒ……ƒƒ™ ‹‘—ƒǡʹͲͳͲȀͳͳȌŠƒ•„‡‡…Š‘•‡ „›Š‡”…‘™‘”‡”•–‘•‡”˜‡ƒ• ‰Ž‹•Š†‡’ƒ”–‡–…Šƒ‹”ƒ– ƒ‹”‘– ‹‰Š…Š‘‘Ž‹ ƒ‹”‘–ǡ ǤǤǨ†‡”Š‡”†‹”‡…–‹‘ǡ–Š‡ •…Š‘‘ŽŠ‡Ž†‹–•ˆ‹”•–‡˜‡”‘”Ž† ƒ‰—ƒ‰‡•‡Ž‡„”ƒ–‹‘ǡƒ† ”‹––ƒ›Ž‘‘•ˆ‘”™ƒ”†–‘ ‹–”‘†—…‹‰‡™…Ž—„•ǡ‹…Ž—†‹‰ ‘”ƒ†‘‘‘‘ˆ–Š‡‘–ŠŽ—„ǡ ‹–‡”ƒ”›Ž—„ƒ†‡„ƒ–‡‡ƒǤ”‹––ƒ›•ƒ›•–Šƒ– •Š‡™‘—Ž†‘–Šƒ˜‡…‘•‹†‡”‡†–ƒ‹‰–Š‡’‘•‹–‹‘‹ˆ ‘–ˆ‘”Š‡”‡š’‡”‹‡…‡‹–Š‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•”‘‰”ƒǣ Dz‹•–‡‹‰ƒ†‹–‡”ƒ…–‹‰™‹–Š›…‘Š‘”–ƒ† †‹•…—••‹‰‘—”•…Š‘‘Ž•ǡ ˆ‡Ž–•‘‡…‘—”ƒ‰‡†–‘†‘ ‘”‡‹›…Š‘•‡’”‘ˆ‡••‹‘Ǥdz‡‡’–Š‡”‡ƒ†‹‰ǡ ”‹––ƒ›Ǩbesimmons05@yahoo.com  ƒ–‹‘ƒŽ †‹ƒ†—…ƒ–‹‘••‘…‹ƒ–‹‘ʹͲͳͲ‡ƒ…Š‡” ‘ˆ–Š‡‡ƒ”ǡVernon MillerȋƒŠƒǡʹͲͳͲȀͳͳȌ‹• •–”‡‰–Š‡‹‰Š‹•–‹‡•™‹–Š‹ ‡„”ƒ•ƒǯ•‡†—…ƒ–‹‘…‘—‹–›Ǥ ‡™ƒ••‡Ž‡…–‡†–‘•‡”˜‡‘–Š‡ ‡„”ƒ•ƒ–ƒ–‡†—…ƒ–‹‘ ••‘…‹ƒ–‹‘ǯ•„‘ƒ”†‘ˆ†‹”‡…–‘”•ǡ ƒ†‹•–Š‡‘Ž›‡–Š‹…‹‘”‹–› ˜‘–‹‰‡„‡”‘–Š‡„‘ƒ”†Ǥ ‡ ƒŽ•‘•‡”˜‡•ƒ•–Š‡ƒ••‘…‹ƒ–‹‘ǯ• ‹…‡Šƒ‹”‘ˆ–Š‡–Š‹…‹‘”‹–› ˆˆƒ‹”•‘‹––‡‡ǡƒ‡„‡”‘ˆ –Š‡…Š‘Žƒ”•Š‹’•Ƭ ”ƒ–•‘‹––‡‡ǡ‹…‡Šƒ‹”‘ˆ –Š‡‡’”‡•‡–ƒ–‹˜‡••‡„Ž›Žƒ‹‰‘‹––‡‡ǡ ƒ†‘–Š‡ŽŠ‘”‹•–”‹…–š‡…—–‹˜‡‘‹––‡‡Ǥ ‡”‘‹•ƒŽ•‘–Š‡•‡…”‡–ƒ”›ƒ†‡„‡”‘ˆ–Š‡ ‡‰‘–‹ƒ–‹‘•–‡ƒˆ‘”Š‹•Ž‘…ƒŽ—‹‘ǡ–Š‡ƒŠƒ ƒ–‹‘†—…ƒ–‹‘••‘…‹ƒ–‹‘Ǥ‘—”’ƒ••‹‘ˆ‘” ‡†—…ƒ–‹‘‹•’‹”‡•—•ǡ‡”‘ǨŠƒ›‘—ˆ‘” ™‘”‹‰•‘Šƒ”†ˆ‘”ƒ–‹˜‡›‘—–ŠǤvmiller@esu1.org Lois Kaneȋƒ‹—–‡ǡͳͻͻ͵Ȍǡƒ’‹‘‡‡”‹ƒ–‹˜‡ Žƒ‰—ƒ‰‡”‡˜‹–ƒŽ‹œƒ–‹‘‹•‡Œ‘›‹‰•‘‡™‡ŽŽǦ †‡•‡”˜‡†–‹‡‘ˆˆǤ ƒ›ǡ•Š‡”‡•‹‰‡†ˆ”‘Š‡””‘Ž‡ ƒ•ƒ‰—ƒ‰‡Ȁ—Ž–—”‡‘‘”†‹ƒ–‘”ˆ‘”–Š‡‡‘Ǧ ’ƒ”• †‹ƒ‘Ž‘›ǡ™Š‡”‡•Š‡™‘”‡†ˆ‘”ʹʹ›‡ƒ”• ‹ƒ›†‹ˆˆ‡”‡–…ƒ’ƒ…‹–‹‡•Ǥ—–‘‹•™‹ŽŽ•–‹ŽŽ‡‡’ „—•›ǨŠ‡’Žƒ•–‘•’‡†–‹‡™‹–ŠŠ‡”ˆƒ‹Ž›ƒ† ‰”ƒ†…Š‹Ž†”‡ȋ †‹ƒ™ƒ›Ȍǡ•–ƒ”–™”‹–‹‰ƒ„‘‘ƒ† ™‘”‘Š‡”–—ŽŽ‡…”ƒˆ–•ƒ‰ƒ‹Ǥ‘‹•ǡ›‘—” ˆƒ‹Ž› ™‹•Š‡•›‘—–Š‡„‡•–ƒ†Ž‘‘•ˆ‘”™ƒ”†–‘•‘‡ƒ‹—–‡ †—…†‡…‘›•ˆ‘”‘—”‡š–•‹Ž‡–ƒ—…–‹‘Ǩ toimagone9@yahoo.com


CORE CULTURAL CONNECTIONS             „ƒ••ƒ†‘”•‰ƒ–Š‡”‡†‡ƒ••‡ƒ–ƒ–ƒƒ —‡„Ž‘–Š‹•’”‹Žˆ‘”–Š‡—‡„Ž‘‘˜‘…ƒ–‹‘ǡŠ‘•–‡† „›Carnell Chosa’sȋ ‡‡œ—‡„Ž‘ǡʹͲͲ͸ȀͲ͹Ȍ ‡ƒ†‡”•Š‹’ •–‹–—–‡ǨŠ‡‡˜‡–…‘˜‡‡†Ž‡ƒ†‡”• ˆ”‘‡™‡š‹…‘ǯ•ͳͻ—‡„Ž‘•ǡƒ•™‡ŽŽƒ• •Ž‡–ƒ†‡Ž —”‘ˆ‡šƒ•ƒ†–Š‡ ‘’‹–”‹„‡‘ˆ”‹œ‘ƒ–‘ˆ‘…—•‘ ͳͳ…”‹–‹…ƒŽƒ”‡ƒ•ǡ‹…Ž—†‹‰‡…‘‘‹…ƒ†…‘—‹–› †‡˜‡Ž‘’‡–ǡ–Š‡‡˜‹”‘‡–ƒ†–”‹„ƒŽ‰‘˜‡”ƒ…‡Ǥ

ƒ––‡†ƒ…‡™‡”‡Emmett 'Shkeme' Garciaȋƒ–ƒ ƒȀ ‡‡œ—‡„Ž‘ǡʹͲͲ͵ȀͲͶȌǡMelissa Sanchez ȋ…‘ƒ—‡„Ž‘Ȁƒ‰—ƒ—‡„Ž‘ǡʹͲͲͳȌǡStephine Postonȋ—‡„Ž‘‘ˆƒ†‹ƒǡͳͻͻͺȌǡShawna Sunrise ȋ‹±Ȁ‡™ƒ—‡„Ž‘ǡʹͲͲ͵ȀͲͶȌǡDarold Josephȋ ‘’‹ǡ ʹͲͲ͸ȀͲ͹ȌǡMiranda Belarde-Lewisȋ—‹ȀŽ‹‰‹–ǡ ʹͲͲ͸ȀͲ͹Ȍƒ†Ben Calabazaȋ‡™ƒ—‡„Ž‘ǡ ʹͲͳͲȀͳͳȌǤƒ›„‡ƒ‡™—‡„Ž‘‡˜‘Ž–‹•‹–Š‡ ™‘”•Ǩ‘ƒ…Š‡•„‡™ƒ”‡Ǩctchosa@sfis.k12.nm.us Bird RunningwaterȋŠ‡›‡‡Ȁ‡•…ƒŽ‡”‘’ƒ…Š‡ǡ ͳͻͻ͸Ȍ…‘–‹—‡•–‘ƒ‡Š‹• ™Š¢ƒ—’”‘—†Ǩ  ƒ›ǡ‹”†ƒ……‡’–‡†–Š‡ƒ‡””‘™Š‡ƒ† ‹Ž ‡•–‹˜ƒŽǯ•—–•–ƒ†‹‰‘–”‹„—–‹‘–‘ƒ–‹˜‡ ‡”‹…ƒ ‹Žƒ™ƒ”†ǤŠ‡ƒ™ƒ”†Š‘‘”•Š‹•›‡ƒ”•‘ˆ †‡†‹…ƒ–‹‘–‘‡‡”‰‹‰ †‹‰‡‘—•ˆ‹Žƒ‡”• –Š”‘—‰ŠŠ‹•™‘”ƒ––Š‡—†ƒ…‡ •–‹–—–‡ǡŠ‡ —† ‘ˆ–Š‡ ‘—”‹”‡…–‹‘•ǡ–Š‡ ‘”† ‘—†ƒ–‹‘ǯ•‡†‹ƒǡ ”–•ƒ†—Ž–—”‡”‘‰”ƒǡƒ†–Š‡‹ƒ‰‹‡ƒ–‹˜‡ ‹ŽΪ‡†‹ƒ”–• ‡•–‹˜ƒŽǤ bird_runningwater@sundance.org   •‡†•…‘‰”ƒ–—Žƒ–‹‘•–‘Hankie Ortizȋ‹‘™ƒȀ ƒ††‘Ȁ‘ƒ…Š‡ǡͳͻͻ͸Ȍǡ™Š‘Šƒ•„‡‡ƒ‡† ‡’—–›—”‡ƒ—‹”‡…–‘”‘ˆ–Š‡—”‡ƒ—‘ˆ †‹ƒ ˆˆƒ‹”•ǯˆˆ‹…‡‘ˆ †‹ƒ‡”˜‹…‡•Ǥ”‹‘”–‘Š‡”‡™ ”‘Ž‡ǡ ƒ‹‡™ƒ•™‘”‹‰ƒ•‹”‡…–‘”‘ˆ–Š‡ˆˆ‹…‡‘ˆ ”‹„ƒŽ‡ŽˆǦ ‘˜‡”ƒ…‡ƒ––Š‡ †‹ƒ ‡ƒŽ–Š‡”˜‹…‡ •‹…‡ͳͻͻ͹ǤŠ‡Šƒ•†‡‘•–”ƒ–‡†ƒ†‹”ƒ„Ž‡ †‡†‹…ƒ–‹‘–‘Š‡”ƒ–‹˜‡‡”‹…ƒ„”‘–Š‡”•ƒ† •‹•–‡”•‹ƒ—„‡”‘ˆ”‘Ž‡•–Š”‘—‰Š‘—–Š‡”…ƒ”‡‡”ǡ ƒ†™‡Ž‘‘ˆ‘”™ƒ”†–‘Š‡”ˆ—–—”‡…‘–”‹„—–‹‘•ƒ† ƒ……‘’Ž‹•Š‡–•ƒ––Š‡ Ǥ—†‘•–‘›‘—ǡ ƒ‹‡Ǩ calikiowa@yahoo.com

Šƒ”‹‰–Š‡Ͷǯ•‹Žƒ•ƒǨ Elizabeth Medicine Crow ȋŽ‹‰‹–Ȁ ƒ‹†ƒǡʹͲͳͲȀͳͳȌǡ‹…‡”‡•‹†‡–‘ˆ–Š‡ ‹”•– Žƒ•ƒ• •–‹–—–‡ƒ†‹”‡…–‘”‘ˆŽƒ•ƒƒ–‹˜‡ ‘Ž‹…›‡–‡”‹•Ž‡ƒ†‹‰–Š‡Žƒ•ƒƒ–‹˜‡‹ƒŽ‘‰—‡• ‘ƒ…‹ƒŽ“—‹–›ǤŠ‡•–ƒ–‡™‹†‡’”‘Œ‡…–ǡˆ—†‡†„›–Š‡ ǤǤ‡ŽŽ‘‰‰ ‘—†ƒ–‹‘ǡ•‡‡•–‘”‡•‡–ƒ†”‡•Šƒ’‡ –Š‡†‹ƒŽ‘‰—‡‘”ƒ…‡‹Žƒ•ƒƒ†ƒ†˜ƒ…‡’‘Ž‹…› •‘Ž—–‹‘•–‘™ƒ”†”ƒ…‹ƒŽ‡“—‹–›Ǥ lizmedicinecrow@firstalaskans.org  Š‡’‡‘’Ž‡Šƒ˜‡•’‘‡ǨLeroy MirandaȋƒŽƒƒ† ‘ˆ‹••‹‘ †‹ƒ•ǡͳͻͻͺȌŠƒ•„‡‡”‡Ǧ‡Ž‡…–‡†–‘•‡”˜‡ ƒ•‹…‡ǦŠƒ‹”ƒ‘ˆ–Š‡ƒŽƒ”‹„‡ˆ‘”ƒ‘–Š‡”–™‘ ›‡ƒ”•Ǥ›–Š‡‡†‘ˆŠ‹•—’…‘‹‰–‡”ǡŠ‡™‹ŽŽŠƒ˜‡ •‡”˜‡†ˆ‘”ƒ–‘–ƒŽ‘ˆͳʹ›‡ƒ”•‹–Š‡’‘•‹–‹‘Ǩ‡”‘› •ƒ›•ǡDz ™‘—Ž†Ž‹‡–‘–Šƒƒƒƒ‘ƒˆ‘” Š‡Ž’‹‰‡„‡…‘‡ƒ—†‡”•–ƒ†‹‰Ž‡ƒ†‡”‹•‘ ƒ›™ƒ›•ǤdzŠƒyouǡ‡”‘›ˆ‘”–Š‡‰‘‘†™‘”›‘— ƒ”‡†‘‹‰‹›‘—”…‘—‹–›Ǥ lmiranda@palatribe.com 

Cassidy “Chad” WilliamsȋƒŽ‡”‹˜‡”ƒ‹—–‡ǡ ͳͻͻͷȌǡƒƒ…–‹˜‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”ƒŽ——•’ƒ••‡†ƒ™ƒ› ‹ƒ”…ŠʹͲͳʹǤŠƒ†•‡”˜‡†ƒ•–Š‡”‹„ƒŽ‹ƒ‹•‘ˆ‘” –Š‡‡˜ƒ†ƒ‡’ƒ”–‡–‘ˆ ‡ƒŽ–Šƒ† —ƒ ‡”˜‹…‡•Ǥ ‡™ƒ•ƒ‰”‡ƒ–Š‡Ž’–‘ƒ—”ƒ„‡Š‹†–Š‡ •…‡‡•‘ƒ›‘ˆŠ‡”’‘Ž‹–‹…ƒŽ…ƒ’ƒ‹‰•ǤŠƒ†™ƒ• ƒ•–”‘‰ǡ•ƒ”–Ž‡ƒ†‡”ƒ†ƒ†‡†‹…ƒ–‡†ǡŽ‘›ƒŽ „ƒ••ƒ†‘”Ǥ ‡™‹ŽŽ„‡†‡‡’Ž›‹••‡†ǤŽŽ‘ˆ—•ƒ–  •‡†‘—”’”ƒ›‡”•–‘Š‹•™‹ˆ‡ǡ†ƒ—‰Š–‡”ƒ†–Š‡ ”‡•–‘ˆŠ‹•ˆƒ‹Ž›Ǥ

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PORTLANDGATHERING THE 2010/11 CLASS OF AMBASSADORS GRADUATE! ›ƒŽ‡ƒ ‹ŽŽȋ”‘™ȀŽƒ…ˆ‡‡–ǡʹͲͳͲȀͳͳȌ • „‘ƒ”†‡†–Š‡’Žƒ‡Š‡ƒ†‹‰–‘–Š‡ˆ‹ƒŽ ƒ–Š‡”‹‰ ‘ˆ–Š‡ʹͲͳͲȀͳͳ…Žƒ••‘ˆ„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•ǡ ™ƒ•‡š…‹–‡†–‘ „‡”‡—‹–‡†™‹–Š›‡”‹…ƒ•ˆ‘” †‹ƒ ’’‘”–—‹–›ȋ Ȍˆƒ‹Ž›‹‘”–Žƒ†ǡǤ  ƒ–‹…‹’ƒ–‹‘‘ˆ‘—””‡—‹‘™‡™‡”‡–‡š–‹‰‡ƒ…Š ‘–Š‡”ǡ•Šƒ”‹‰‘—”ƒ””‹˜ƒŽ–‹‡•ƒ†‡š…‹–‡‡––‘•‡‡ ‘‡ƒ‘–Š‡”Ǥ””‹˜‹‰‡š–”ƒ‡ƒ”Ž›ǡVernon Miller ȋƒŠƒǡʹͲͳͲȀͳͳȌƒ† ‡š’Ž‘”‡†–Š‡Dzƒ‰‹…ƒŽdz…‹–›‘ˆ ‘”–Žƒ†ǡ‡š’‡”‹‡…‹‰–Š‡ˆƒ‘—•‘‘†‘‘‘—–• ƒ†ƒš‹‘—•Ž›ƒ™ƒ‹–‹‰–Š‡”‡•–‘ˆ‘—”…Žƒ••Ǥ RelationshipsǤ•™‡‡–‡”‡†‘—”™‡Ž…‘‡‡‡–‹‰ǡ ™‡™‡”‡‰”‡‡–‡†„› •–ƒˆˆƒ†„ƒ••ƒ†‘”ƒŽ—‹ ™Š‘Šƒ†„‡‡™‘”‹‰ˆ‘”–Š‡’ƒ•––Š”‡‡†ƒ›•‘ ’Žƒ‹‰–Š‡‡š–•–‡’•‘ˆƒƒƒ‘ƒǯ•Ž‡‰ƒ…›Ǥ ‡‡‹‰ƒŽŽ‘ˆ–Š‡‹”ˆƒ…‡•™ƒ•ƒ”‡‹†‡”‘ˆ–Š‡ˆƒ‹Ž› ™‡Šƒ†‰ƒ‹‡†ƒ†Š‘™–”—‡–Š‡‰‹ˆ–‘ˆ–Š‡ „ƒ••ƒ†‘”•”‘‰”ƒ‹•Ǥƒ›‡™ƒ•ˆ‹ŽŽ‡†™‹–Š Š—‰•ƒ†Žƒ—‰Š–‡”ƒ•™‡”‡…‘‡…–‡†™‹–Š‘—” …Žƒ••ƒ–‡•ƒ†ƒŽ—‹Ǥ Responsibility.Š‡‡š–ˆ‡™†ƒ›•™‡”‡•’‡–Ž‡ƒ”‹‰ ƒ„‘—––Š‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•”‘‰”ƒ‡‰‡‡”ƒ–‹‘

‹–‹ƒ–‹˜‡ǡ˜‹‡™‹‰–Š‡‡™ •‘…‹ƒŽ‡–™‘”‹‰•‹–‡ –Šƒ–‘—”˜‡”›‘™Ben Calabazaȋ‡™ƒ—‡„Ž‘ǡ 

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ʹͲͳͲȀͳͳȌ…”‡ƒ–‡†ǡƒ††‹•…—••‹‰—‹“—‡‹••—‡• ˆƒ…‹‰ †‹‰‡‘—•Ž‡ƒ†‡”•Ǥ•ƒŽ™ƒ›•ǡ–Š‡‰”‘—’ †‹ƒŽ‘‰—‡™ƒ•”‹…Š‹‘™Ž‡†‰‡ǡ—†‡”•–ƒ†‹‰ǡƒ† ‹•’‹”ƒ–‹‘Ǥ‡™‡”‡”‡‹†‡†„›‘—”‡–‘”•Š‘™ ’”‹˜‹Ž‡‰‡†™‡™‡”‡–‘Šƒ˜‡–Š‡‘’’‘”–—‹–›–‘•‹– –‘‰‡–Š‡”ƒ†Šƒ˜‡–Š‡•‡‹’‘”–ƒ–†‹•…—••‹‘•Ǥ‡ ™‡”‡ƒŽ•‘”‡‹†‡†–‘„‡ƒ™ƒ”‡‘ˆ‘—”‹–—‹–‹‘ǡŠƒ˜‡ ƒ˜‹•‹‘ǡ”‡•’‡…–‡ƒ…Š‘–Š‡”ǯ••‘˜‡”‡‹‰–›ǡƒ†–‘Ž‘‘ ƒ–™Šƒ–”‘Ž‡‘—”Ž‡ƒ†‡”•Š‹’’Žƒ›•‹‘—”…‘—‹–›Ǥ  —”Œ‘—”‡›ƒŽ•‘–‘‘—•–‘–Š‡…‘—‹–‹‡•‘ˆ ”ƒ† ‘†‡ƒ†‹Ž‡–œǤ‡Šƒ†–Š‡‘’’‘”–—‹–›–‘‡‡– ™‹–Š”‹„ƒŽ‘—…‹Ž‡„‡”•ƒ†…—Ž–—”ƒŽ”‡•‘—”…‡ ‘ˆˆ‹…‡”•ǡƒ†™‡”‡‹˜‹–‡†‹–‘–Š‡Žƒ ‘—•‡‹

”ƒ†‘†‡™Š‡”‡™‡Šƒ†–Š‡‘’’‘”–—‹–›–‘Š‡ƒ” –Š‡‹”•‘‰•ǤŠ‡›•Šƒ”‡†–Š‡‹”Š‹•–‘”›‘ˆ–‡”‹ƒ–‹‘ ƒ†–Š‡‹”„ƒ––Ž‡ˆ‘””‡•–‘”ƒ–‹‘ƒ†„”‘—‰Š––‘Ž‹ˆ‡–Š‡ †‹•…—••‹‘•‘—”…Žƒ••‡‰ƒ‰‡†‹†ƒ›•„‡ˆ‘”‡Ǥ‡ƒŽ•‘ Šƒ†–Š‡‘’’‘”–—‹–›–‘Š‡ƒ”ˆ”‘‡„‡”•‘ˆ–Š‡ ‘‘•”‹„‡ƒ†Ž‡ƒ”ƒ„‘—––Š‡‹”–”‹„ƒŽ”‡•–‘”ƒ–‹‘ ‡š’‡”‹‡…‡Ǥƒ…Š‘ˆ–Š‡•‡‘’’‘”–—‹–‹‡•”‡‹†‡†—• ‘ˆŠ‘™–‡ƒ…‹‘—• †‹‰‡‘—•’‡‘’Ž‡•ƒ”‡ƒ†–Š‡ ‹’‘”–ƒ…‡–Šƒ–Žƒ‰—ƒ‰‡ƒ†…—Ž–—”‡’Žƒ›‹‘—” –‡ƒ…‹–›Ǥ

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1. From left: Salena Hill (Blackfeet/Crow, 2010), Portland Native Professionals night attendee, and Christina Thomas (Northern Paiute/Western Shoshone/Hopi, 2010/11) 2. AIO board member Eddie Tullis (Poarch Band Creek) receives the Eugene Crawford Memorial Peace Pipe Award from LaDonna Harris (Comanche) and his granddaughter, Rebecca Naragon (Poarch Band Creek, 2010/11) 3. Native American Youth and Family Center leadership, from left: Lai-Lani Ovalles (Native Hawaiian), Nichole Maher (Tlingit, 2006/07), Darla Hilmoe (Karuk/Chetco/Tututni) and Matt Morton (Squaxin Island)

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Reciprocity and Redistribution. ยย–ยŠย‡ย™ย‘ย”ย†ย•ย‘ยˆย‘ย—ย”ย•ย‹ย•ย–ย‡ย”วก Janeen Comenoteศ‹ย—ย‹ยยƒย—ยŽย–ศ€ ย‡ย•ย“ย—ย‹ยƒยŠย–ศ€ย‰ยŽยƒยŽยƒวกอณอปอปอปศŒวก วฒย‘ย”ย–ยŽยƒยย†ย‹ย•ยยƒย‰ย‹ย…ยƒยŽวควณย•ย™ย‡ย‡ยšย’ย‡ย”ย‹ย‡ยย…ย‡ย†ย–ยŠย‡ย…ย‹ย–ย›ยƒยย† ย’ย‡ย‘ย’ยŽย‡ย‘ยˆย‘ย”ย–ยŽยƒยย†วก ย„ย‡ย‰ยƒยย–ย‘ย–ย”ย—ยŽย›ย—ยย†ย‡ย”ย•ย–ยƒยย†ย™ยŠยƒย– ยƒยย‡ย‡ย ยย‡ยƒยย–วคยย‡ย‘ยˆย–ยŠย‡ยย‘ย•ย–ยยƒย‰ย‹ย…ยƒยŽย’ย‡ย‘ย’ยŽย‡ย‹ยย‘ย”ย–ยŽยƒยย†วกยƒยย†ยŠย‘ย•ย– ย‘ยˆย‘ย—ย”ย…ยŽยƒย•ย•วฏยˆย‹ยยƒยŽ ยƒย–ยŠย‡ย”ย‹ยย‰วกย‹ย•Nichole Maherศ‹ยŽย‹ยย‰ย‹ย–วก อดอฒอฒอธศ€อฒอนศŒวคยŠย‡ย ย–ยŠย‹ยยย‘ยˆย–ยŠย‡ย™ย‘ย”ย†ย•ย”ย‡ย…ย‹ย’ย”ย‘ย…ย‹ย–ย›ยƒยย† ย”ย‡ย†ย‹ย•ย–ย”ย‹ย„ย—ย–ย‹ย‘ยวก ย™ย‹ยŽยŽยƒยŽย™ยƒย›ย•ย–ยŠย‹ยยย‘ยˆย–ยŠย‡ย…ย‘ยย–ย”ย‹ย„ย—ย–ย‹ย‘ยย•ย‹ย…ย‘ยŽย‡ ยŠยƒย•ยยƒย†ย‡ย–ย‘ย–ยŠย‡ ยย†ย‹ย‰ย‡ยย‘ย—ย•ย’ย‡ย‘ย’ยŽย‡ย‘ยˆย–ยŠย‡ย‘ย”ย–ยŽยƒยย†ยƒย”ย‡ยƒยƒยย† ย–ย‘ย–ยŠย‡ยย„ยƒย•ย•ยƒย†ย‘ย”ย•ย”ย‘ย‰ย”ยƒยวคย—ย”ย…ยŽยƒย•ย•ย™ยƒย•ยˆย‘ย”ย–ย—ยยƒย–ย‡ย–ย‘ย•ย‡ย‡ ย–ยŠย‡ยยƒยย›ย…ย‘ยย–ย”ย‹ย„ย—ย–ย‹ย‘ยย•ย–ยŠย‡ยƒย–ย‹ย˜ย‡ยย‡ย”ย‹ย…ยƒยย‘ย—ย–ยŠยƒยย† ยƒยย‹ยŽย›ย‡ยย–ย‡ย”ศ‹ศŒย’ย”ย‘ย˜ย‹ย†ย‡ย•ย–ย‘ย–ยŠย‡ย’ย‡ย‘ย’ยŽย‡ย‘ยˆย‘ย”ย–ยŽยƒยย†วก ย‡ย•ย’ย‡ย…ย‹ยƒยŽยŽย›ย–ย‘ย–ยŠย‡ย‡ยŽย†ย‡ย”ย•ยƒยย†ย›ย‘ย—ย–ยŠวค ย™ย‹ยŽยŽย”ย‡ยย‡ยย„ย‡ย” ย‹ย…ยŠย‘ยŽย‡วฏย•ยŠย—ยย‹ยŽย‹ย–ย›ย‹ยย”ย‡ย…ย‡ย‹ย˜ย‹ยย‰ วฏย•ยƒย‘ย•ยŽย—ย‡ยƒยย‡ย’ย‹ย”ย‹ย–ย‘ยˆ

ยย†ย‹ย‰ย‡ยย‡ย‹ย–ย›ย™ยƒย”ย†วกยŠย‡ย”ย‰ย”ยƒย…ย‹ย‘ย—ย•ยย‡ย•ย•ย‹ยย‹ยย˜ย‹ย–ย‹ยย‰ย—ย•ยƒยŽยŽย‹ยย–ย‘ ยŠย‡ย”ยŠย‘ยย‡วกยŠย‡ย”ยƒย„ย‹ยŽย‹ย–ย›ย–ย‘ย‡ยŽย‘ย“ย—ย‡ยย–ยŽย›ย•ย’ย‡ยƒยยƒย„ย‘ย—ย–ย–ยŠย‡ยยƒยย› ย†ย‹ยˆยˆย‹ย…ย—ยŽย–ย…ยŠยƒยŽยŽย‡ยย‰ย‡ย•ยˆยƒย…ย‡ย†ย„ย› ยย†ย‹ยƒยย…ย‘ยยย—ยย‹ย–ย‹ย‡ย•ศ„ยƒยย†ยƒยŽยŽย‘ยˆ ย–ยŠย‹ย•ย™ย‹ย–ยŠยƒย„ยƒย„ย›ย‘ยยŠย‡ย”ยŠย‹ย’ยƒยย†ยƒยย‘ย–ยŠย‡ย”ยย‹ย†ย™ย”ยƒย’ย’ย‡ย†ยƒย”ย‘ย—ยย† ยŠย‡ย”ยƒยยยŽย‡ย‹ยย–ย”ย—ย‡ ยย†ย‹ยƒยย™ย‘ยยƒยยˆยƒย•ยŠย‹ย‘ยวคย—ย”ยŽยƒย•ย– ยƒย–ยŠย‡ย”ย‹ยย‰ ย–ยƒยย‹ยย‰ย’ยŽยƒย…ย‡ย‹ยย‘ย”ย–ยŽยƒยย†ย™ยƒย•ยย‘ยƒย…ย…ย‹ย†ย‡ยย–วขย‹ย–ย‹ย•ยƒยŽย‹ย˜ย‹ยย‰ ย‡ยšยƒยย’ยŽย‡ย‘ยˆ วฏย•ย”ย‡ย†ย‹ย•ย–ย”ย‹ย„ย—ย–ย‹ย‘ยยƒยย†ยƒยย‘ย†ย‡ยŽย–ย‘ย™ยŠย‹ย…ยŠย™ย‡ยƒยŽยŽ ย…ยƒยยƒย•ย’ย‹ย”ย‡วค  ยย–ยŠย‡ยˆย‹ย”ย•ย–ย†ยƒย›วกย–ยŠย‡ยƒยŽย—ยยย‹ย™ย‡ย”ย‡ยƒย•ยย‡ย†ย–ย‘ย•ยŠยƒย”ย‡ย–ยŠย‡ย‹ย”  วฒย„ย—ยย’ย‡ย”ย•ย–ย‹ย…ยย‡ย”ย•ยƒย›ย‹ยย‰วควณยŠย‡ยƒยŽย—ยยย‹ย‡ยƒย‰ย‡ย”ยŽย›ย•ยŠยƒย”ย‡ย†วก วฒยŽย™ยƒย›ย•ย‰ย‹ย˜ย‡ย„ยƒย…ยวกวณวฒย‡ยƒย‰ย‘ย‘ย†ยƒยย…ย‡ย•ย–ย‘ย”วกวณวฒ ยƒยย‹ยŽย›ยˆย‘ย”ยŽย‹ยˆย‡วกวณ ยƒยย†วฒยŠยƒย”ย‡ย›ย‘ย—ย”medicineวกวณยƒยŽยŽย™ย‘ย”ย†ย• ย™ย‹ยŽยŽย…ยƒย”ย”ย›ย™ย‹ย–ยŠยย‡วค ยย–ยŠย‡ยŽยƒย•ย–ย†ยƒย›วก ยƒย•ยย‡ย†ยย›ย…ยŽยƒย•ย•ย–ย‘ย™ย”ย‹ย–ย‡ย†ย‘ย™ยย‘ยย‡ย™ย‘ย”ย†ย–ย‘ ย†ย‡ย•ย…ย”ย‹ย„ย‡ย‘ย—ย”ย‡ยšย’ย‡ย”ย‹ย‡ยย…ย‡วฃย‘ย–ย‹ย˜ยƒย–ย‹ยย‰วกย‹ยย•ย’ย‹ย”ย‹ยย‰วก ยย‡ยยƒย‡ยยƒย‡ย–ย‘ย™ย‡ยŠย–ยƒยย‡ยยƒย™ศ‹ย™ย‡ย‹ยย•ย’ย‹ย”ย‡ย‡ยƒย…ยŠย‘ย–ยŠย‡ย”ศŒวก ย‡ยยŽย‹ย‰ยŠย–ย‡ยย‹ยย‰วกย†ยƒยƒย‰ย™ย‹ย‹ย›ยƒยŠศ‹ย•ย–ย”ย‡ยย‰ย–ยŠศŒวกย’ย‘ย•ย‹ย–ย‹ย˜ย‡วกย–ยŠยƒยยยˆย—ยŽวก ย–ยŠย‘ย—ย‰ยŠย–วฆย’ย”ย‘ย˜ย‘ยย‹ยย‰วกย’ย‘ย™ย‡ย”ยˆย—ยŽวกยƒย‰ย‹ยˆย–วกยŽย‹ยˆย‡วฆย…ยŠยƒยย‰ย‹ยย‰วกย‡ย’ย‹ย…วก ย™ย‘ย”ยŽย†ย˜ย‹ย‡ย™วกย”ย‡ย•ย’ย‘ยย•ย‹ย„ยŽย‡วกย‡ย–ย‡ย”ยยƒยŽวกย™ย‘ย‘ยย‹ยŠย‹ศ‹ย‡ยย’ย‘ย™ย‡ย”ยย‡ยย–ศŒวก ยƒยย†ย•ย‘ย‘ย’ย‡ย†ย›ยƒย™ย—ยย—ศ‹ยŽย‘ย˜ย‹ยย‰ศŒย™ย‡ย”ย‡ยƒยŽยŽย™ย‘ย”ย†ย•ย–ยŠยƒย–ย†ย‡ย•ย…ย”ย‹ย„ย‡ ย™ยŠยƒย– ย‰ยƒย˜ย‡ย–ย‘ย‡ยƒย…ยŠย‘ยˆย—ย•วค  ย‘ย”ยย‹ยย‰ยˆย‘ย”ยƒยย‘ยวฆยƒย–ย‹ย˜ย‡ย‘ย”ย‰ยƒยย‹ยœยƒย–ย‹ย‘ยวก ยŠยƒย˜ย‡ย„ย‡ย‡ยยˆย‘ย”ย…ย‡ย†ย–ย‘ ยŽย‡ยƒย”ยยŠย‘ย™ย–ย‘ย•ย—ย”ย˜ย‹ย˜ย‡ย‹ยยƒยย‹ยย†ย‹ย˜ย‹ย†ย—ยƒยŽย‹ย•ย–ย‹ย…ย•ย‘ย…ย‹ย‡ย–ย›ยƒยย†ย‹ย–ย…ยƒย ย„ย‡ย‡ยƒย•ย›ย–ย‘ยˆย‘ย”ย‰ย‡ย–ย–ยŠยƒย–ย‹ย–ย‹ย•ยย›ย”ย‡ย•ย’ย‘ยย•ย‹ย„ย‹ยŽย‹ย–ย›ย–ย‘ย™ย‘ย”ยยˆย‘ย”ย–ยŠย‡ ย‰ย”ย‡ยƒย–ย‡ย”ย‰ย‘ย‘ย†ย‘ยˆยƒย…ย‘ยยย—ยย‹ย–ย›วค ยย‘ย–ย‘ยยŽย›ย‰ยƒย˜ย‡ยย‡ยƒย‰ย‹ยˆย–ย‘ยˆ ยˆยƒยย‹ยŽย›วกยย‡ย™ย‡ยšย’ย‡ย”ย‹ย‡ยย…ย‡ย•วกยƒยย†ยยย‘ย™ยŽย‡ย†ย‰ย‡ย„ย—ย–ย‹ย–ยƒยŽย•ย‘ ย”ย‡ยย‹ยย†ย‡ย†ยย‡ย‘ยˆย–ยŠย‡ย–ย‡ยƒย…ยŠย‹ยย‰ย•ย–ยŠยƒย–ยย›ย‰ย”ยƒยย†ย’ยƒย”ย‡ยย–ย•ยƒยย† ย’ยƒย”ย‡ยย–ย•ย•ยŠยƒย”ย‡ย†ย™ย‹ย–ยŠยย‡วฃย‡ยย‹ยย†ย–ย‘ย‡ย˜ย‡ย”ย›ย‘ยย‡ยƒยย†ย†ย‘ยˆย‘ย”ย–ยŠย‡ ย‰ย”ย‡ยƒย–ย‡ย”ย‰ย‘ย‘ย†ย‘ยˆย›ย‘ย—ย”ยˆยƒยย‹ยŽย›ยƒยย†ย›ย‘ย—ย”ย’ย‡ย‘ย’ยŽย‡วค ย™ย‹ยŽยŽยˆย‘ย”ย‡ย˜ย‡ย” ย„ย‡ย‰ย”ยƒย–ย‡ยˆย—ยŽยˆย‘ย”ย–ยŠย‡ ยย„ยƒย•ย•ยƒย†ย‘ย”ย‡ยšย’ย‡ย”ย‹ย‡ยย…ย‡ยƒยย†ย™ย‹ยŽยŽย—ย•ย‡ ย–ยŠย‡ย‡ยšย’ย‡ย”ย‹ย‡ยย…ย‡ย•ย‰ย‹ย˜ย‡ยย–ย‘ยย‡ย‹ยย–ยŠย‡ย™ย‘ย”ย ย†ย‘ย™ย‹ย–ยŠย‹ยยย› ย…ย‘ยยย—ยย‹ย–ย›วค 

ยย–ยŠย‡ย’ย‘ย™ย‡ย”ยˆย—ยŽย™ย‘ย”ย†ย•ย‘ยˆย‘ย—ย”ย„ย”ย‘ย–ยŠย‡ย”วกDuta Flying Earth ศ‹ยƒยย‘ย–ยƒศ€ยŒย‹ย„ย™ย‡ศ€ยย‹ยย‡ยŽฬตย‘ย†ยŠยƒยวกอดอฒอณอฒศ€อณอณศŒวกวฒยŠยƒยยย›ย‘ย—ยˆย‘ย” ยƒยŽยŽย‘ย™ย‹ยย‰ย—ย•ย–ย‘ย„ย‡ย™ยŠย‘ย™ย‡ยƒย”ย‡ยƒยย†ย…ย‘ยย–ย”ย‹ย„ย—ย–ย‹ยย‰ย–ย‘ย‘ย—ย” ยŒย‘ย—ย”ยย‡ย›วควณ  Aho.

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4. Kelly Gilbreth (White Earth Ojibwe, 2010/11) enters the Grand Ronde long house 5. From left: Ben Calabaza (Kewa Pueblo, 2010/11), Lai-Lani Ovalles (Native Hawaiian), Salena Hill (Crow/Blackfeet, 2010/11), Brittany Simmons (Waccamaw Siouan, 2010/11) and Chase Choate (Quechan, 2010/11) observe a ceremony in the Grand Ronde long house 6. Benjamin Grignon (Menominee, 2010/11) and Jackie Swift (Comanche/Fort Sill Apache, 2010/11) lead a group exercise

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Language THE POWER OF

A REFLECTION ON THE PORTLAND GATHERING ›‡ŽŽ› ‹Ž„”‡–ŠȋŠ‹–‡ƒ”–ŠŒ‹„™‡ǡʹͲͳͲȀͳͳȌ

Ž‹‡™‹–Š–Š‡Ž‘‰Ǧ–‹‡ǤǤ’‘Ž‹…›‘ˆƒ••‹‹Žƒ–‹‘ǡ–Š‡‘ˆ‡†‡”ƒ–‡†”‹„‡•‘ˆ ”ƒ†‘†‡‹•ƒ…‘—‹–›–Šƒ–™ƒ• Ǯ–‡”‹ƒ–‡†ǯ„›–Š‡ˆ‡†‡”ƒŽ‰‘˜‡”‡–‹ͳͻͷͶƒ†–Š‡Ǯ”‡•–‘”‡†ǯ‹ͳͻͺ͵Ǣ„—––Š‹•˜‹„”ƒ–…‘—‹–›†‹†‘–Ž‡– –Š‘•‡‹’‘•‡†–‡”•ƒ†’‘Ž‹…‹‡•†‡ˆ‹‡–Š‡Ǥ ”‘ͳͻͷͶ–‘ͳͻͺ͵ǡ–Š‡’‡‘’Ž‡‘ˆ ”ƒ†‘†‡ƒŽ™ƒ›•”‡ƒ‹‡†

†‹‰‡‘—•ǡ„—–‘–‹–Š‡‡›‡•‘ˆ–Š‡ˆ‡†‡”ƒŽ‰‘˜‡”‡–ǡ™Š‘–‡”‹ƒ–‡†–Š‡‹””‹‰Š–•ǡ”‡•‘—”…‡•ƒ†ƒŽŽ‘ˆ–Š‡‹”Žƒ†ǡ ‡š…‡’–ˆ‘”–Š‡‹”…‡‡–‡”›Ǥ  Terminationƒ†assimilation™‡”‡™‘”†•™‡Š‡ƒ”†‘ˆ–‡–Š”‘—‰Š‘—––Š‡ˆ‘—”–Š ƒ–Š‡”‹‰‘ˆ–Š‡‡”‹…ƒ•ˆ‘” †‹ƒ ’’‘”–—‹–›ȋ Ȍ„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•”‘‰”ƒǤ•ƒ‰”‘—’ǡ™‡†‹•…—••‡†–Š‡—‹“—‡Š‹•–‘”›‘ˆ–Š‡™‡•–‡””‡‰‘–”‹„‡•Ǥ Š‡•‡–‡”•™‡”‡‘ˆ–‡–Š‡–‘’‹…‘ˆ…‘˜‡”•ƒ–‹‘†—”‹‰•‘…‹ƒŽ‰ƒ–Š‡”‹‰•ƒ––Š‡‡†‘ˆ–Š‡†ƒ›Ǥ‡Š‡ƒ”††‹”‡…–Ž› ƒ„‘—––‡”‹ƒ–‹‘ƒ†ƒ••‹‹Žƒ–‹‘ˆ”‘–Š‡–”‹„ƒŽŽ‡ƒ†‡”•‘ˆ–™‘–‡”‹ƒ–‡†‰”‘—’•‘ˆ–”‹„‡•ǣ–Š‡ ”ƒ†‘†‡ƒ† –Š‡‘ˆ‡†‡”ƒ–‡†”‹„‡•‘ˆ‹Ž‡–œ †‹ƒ•Ǥ‡™‘”†™‡ƒŽ•‘Š‡ƒ”†ƒ– ”ƒ†‘†‡™ƒ•inheritorǥ  Š‡™‘”†ǡinheritorǡ‹–Š‹•…‘–‡š–ǡ™ƒ•‡™–‘‡ǤŠ‡–”‹„ƒŽ‘ˆˆ‹…‹ƒŽ™Š‘™ƒ•„”‹‡ˆ‹‰–Š‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•‘ ”ƒ† ‘†‡Š‹•–‘”›•ƒ‹†Š‡’”‡ˆ‡””‡†–‘—•‡inheritorǡƒ•‘’’‘•‡†–‘descendentǤ‘‹Š‡”‹–‹’Ž‹‡•–Šƒ– Šƒ˜‡”‡…‡‹˜‡†–Š‹• ƒ…‡•–”›ƒ•ƒ„‹”–Š”‹‰Š–”ƒ–Š‡”–Šƒ‹–•‹’Ž›„‡‹‰’ƒ••‡††‘™–‘ƒ†‡•…‡†‡–Ǥ Š‡”‹–‘” ‡„‘†‹‡•ƒˆ‡‡Ž‹‰‘ˆƒ’”‡…‹‘—•‰‹ˆ––Šƒ–‹•–‘„‡Š‡Ž†•ƒ…”‡†ƒ†’”‘–‡…–‡†Ǥ –ƒŽ•‘ƒŽŽ‘™•ˆ‘”ƒ Ž‡˜‡Ž‘ˆ”‡•’‘•‹„‹Ž‹–›–Šƒ––Š‡‹Š‡”‹–‘”–ƒ‡•‘ǡ–‘Š‘‘”–Š‹••ƒ…”‡†ƒ†’”‡…‹‘—•‰‹ˆ–Ǥ Š‹…Š™‘”†•™‡…Š‘‘•‡–‘—•‡ǡƒ†Š‘™™‡—•‡–Š‡Šƒ•„‡…‘‡ƒƒ™ƒ”‡‡••–Šƒ– ǯ• „ƒ••ƒ†‘”• ƒ–Š‡”‹‰‹–Š‡‘”–Š™‡•–‡Ž‹‰Š–‡‡†™‹–Š‹‡Ǥ –Šƒ•„‡…‘‡ƒˆ‘…—• ˆ‘”‡‘™–‘„‡…‘‰‹œƒ–ƒ†‹–‡–‹‘ƒŽƒ„‘—–Š‘™ —•‡Žƒ‰—ƒ‰‡Ȅ–‘•’‡ƒˆ”‘› –”—–Šǡƒ†–‘…‘–‹—‡–‘—…‘˜‡”‹–ǡŽƒ›‡”„›Žƒ›‡”ƒ•ƒ—ˆ‘Ž†‹‰’”‘…‡••ǡ–Š”‘—‰Š ‰‡‡”ƒ–‹‘•‘ˆ•—”˜‹˜ƒŽǡ’ƒ‹ƒ†Œ‘›Ǥ  ‡—•–—•‡Žƒ‰—ƒ‰‡–‘•’‡ƒ‘—”–”—–Šǡ–‘•’‡ƒ‘ˆ–Š‡’ƒ‹‘ˆ–Š‡’ƒ•–ƒ†–Š‡Œ‘›‘ˆ –Š‡’”‡•‡–ƒ†ˆ—–—”‡ǤŠ‡”‡™ƒ•ƒ–‹‡™Š‡‘—”‡Ž†‡”•™ƒ–‡†–‘„—”›–Š‡’ƒ•– ƒ†‘–’Žƒ…‡–Š‡™‡‹‰Š–‘ˆ–Š‡‹”’ƒ‹‘–‘–Š‡‹”…Š‹Ž†”‡ƒ†‰”ƒ†…Š‹Ž†”‡Ǥ—– –Š‡’ƒ‹Šƒ•”‡ƒ‹‡†‘‡–Š‡Ž‡••ǡƒ†‘—”Ž‘••Šƒ•„‡‡ˆ‡Ž–ƒ†’ƒ••‡††‘™ ”‡‰ƒ”†Ž‡••Ǥ 

Ž‡ƒ”‡†–Šƒ–™‡—•–•’‡ƒ–‘ƒ‡…Ž‡ƒ”ǡ–‘ƒ‡‘™Ǥ‡—•–•’‡ƒ•‘‘—” ›‘—–Š…ƒ—†‡”•–ƒ†–Š‡’ƒ‹–Š‡›ˆ‡‡ŽǤ‡—•–•’‡ƒ•‘–Š‡›™‹ŽŽ—†‡”•–ƒ†™Š› –Š‡‹”‰”ƒ†’ƒ”‡–•ƒ”‡™‡ƒ”›ǡŠ‘™–Š‡›™‡”‡…‘˜‹…‡†–Š”‘—‰Šƒ„—•‡ǡ‹–‹‹†ƒ–‹‘ǡ …‘‡”…‹‘ǡƒ†Ž‘••–Šƒ––‘•’‡ƒ–Š‡‹”Žƒ‰—ƒ‰‡™ƒ•™”‘‰ǤŠ‡›‘—–Š—•–—†‡”•–ƒ† ™Š›–Š‡‹”’ƒ”‡–•Šƒ˜‡…Š‘•‡–‘†—ŽŽ–Š‡‹”’ƒ‹™‹–ŠŽ‹“—‘”ƒ††”—‰•ǡ™Š›–Š‡›Šƒ˜‡ǯ– „‡‡Š‡ƒŽ–Š›–‘Ž‡ƒ”–Š‡‘Ž†™ƒ›•ǤŠ‡›—•–—†‡”•–ƒ†™Š›‰‡‡”ƒ–‹‘•—’‘ ‰‡‡”ƒ–‹‘Šƒ˜‡…ƒ””‹‡†–Š‡‹”’ƒ‹ǡŽ‹‡™‘—†•–Šƒ–™‘ǯ–…Ž‘•‡Ǥ‡—•–‹–Š‹•–‹‡‘ˆ–Š‡ •‡˜‡–Šˆ‹”‡ǡ•‡‡–‘Ž‡ƒ”–Š‡‘Ž†™ƒ›•ƒ‰ƒ‹ǡƒ†—†‡”•–ƒ†™Š›–Š‡›Šƒ˜‡„‡‡„—”‹‡†Ǥ ‘”™‡ ƒ”‡‘–”ƒ‹•‹‰…Š‹Ž†”‡ǡ™‡ƒ”‡”ƒ‹•‹‰‹Š‡”‹–‘”•™Š‘™‹ŽŽ‡‡†–‘„‡•–”‘‰™‹–Š…‘’Ž‡–‡ ‘™Ž‡†‰‡Ǥ‡—•–•‡‡–‘ˆ‹†—†‡”•–ƒ†‹‰–Š”‘—‰Š–”—–Šƒ†Š‘‡•–›ǡ–‘”‘‘–‘—–‘—” …‘ŽŽ‡…–‹˜‡’ƒ‹ǡ‹†‡–‹ˆ›ƒ†ƒ‡‹–Ǥ‡—•–Š‡ƒŽ‘—”™ƒ”Ǧ™‘—†•ǡƒ‡–Š‡„ƒ––Ž‡•…ƒ”•ǡƒ† –—”–Š‡‹–‘ƒ•–‘”›‘ˆ‹Š‡”‹–ƒ…‡Ǥ 

ƒ”‡‹†‡†‘ˆ–Š‡ƒƒœ‹‰„‡ƒ—–‹ˆ—ŽŽ‘‰Š‘—•‡ƒ–‹Ž‡–œǡ™Š‡”‡–Š‡›„—‹Ž––Š‡™ƒŽŽ•—–‹Ž‹œ‹‰ ™‘‘†–Šƒ–Šƒ†„‡‡„—”‡†‹ƒˆ‹”‡Ǥ‡…‘—‹–›‡„‡”‡–‹‘‡†–Š‡›‡’–ƒ† †‹•’Žƒ›‡†–Š‡„—”ƒ”•ǡƒ•–Š‡ˆ‹”‡™ƒ•’ƒ”–‘ˆ–Š‡™‘‘†ǯ••–‘”›Ǥ ”‘‘—–‘ˆ–Š‡ˆ‹”‡ǡ‡™ ‰”‘™–Šƒ†™‹–Š‹–ǡƒ˜‹–ƒŽˆ—–—”‡–‘‹Š‡”‹–Ǥ

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ALUMNI MEETING

REPORT ›ƒ‹‡ŽŽ‡‡„•–‡”

‡ˆ‘”‡–Š‡ʹͲͳͲȀͳͳ„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•ǯˆ‹ƒŽ ƒ–Š‡”‹‰‹‘”–Žƒ†ǡƒ ‰”‘—’‘ˆ„ƒ••ƒ†‘”ƒŽ—‹ǡƒ†˜‹•‘”•ǡƒ†‡”‹…ƒ•ˆ‘” †‹ƒ ’’‘”–—‹–›ȋ Ȍ„‘ƒ”†‡„‡”•‡––‘†‹•…—••–Š‡Ambassadors Program Regeneration InitiativeǤ•‹‰ ǯ••–”—…–—”‡††‹ƒŽ‘‰—‡ ’”‘…‡••ǡ–Š‡ †‹‰‡‘—•‡ƒ†‡”• –‡”ƒ…–‹˜‡›•–‡ȋ  Ȍǡ–Š‡‰”‘—’ ˆ‹”•–ƒ‡†…ŠƒŽŽ‡‰‡•–Šƒ–ƒ›„‡ˆƒ…‡†™Š‡”‡Ǧ‰‹ˆ–‹‰–Š‡ „ƒ••ƒ†‘”•”‘‰”ƒ–‘‘”‡…‘—‹–‹‡•ǡƒ†–Š‡‹†‡–‹ˆ‹‡† ƒ…–‹‘•–‘‘˜‡”…‘‡–Š‘•‡…ŠƒŽŽ‡‰‡•Ǥ  ‘ŽŽ‡…–‹˜‡Ž›ǡ–Š‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”ƒŽ—‹ǡƒ†˜‹•‘”•ƒ† „‘ƒ”†…Š‘•‡ –Š‡ˆ‘ŽŽ‘™‹‰ƒ…–‹‘•ƒ•–Š‡‘•–‹ˆŽ—‡–‹ƒŽ•–‡’•–‘„ƒ••ƒ†‘”• AIO board members and Ambassador ”‘‰”ƒ”‡‰‡‡”ƒ–‹‘ǣ alumni vote on actions during the alumni  meeting in March. • †‡–‹ˆ›‡˜ƒŽ—ƒ–‹‘–‘‘Ž•–Šƒ–ƒŽ‹‰™‹–Š ǯ•˜‹•‹‘ǡ˜ƒŽ—‡•ƒ†medicine • ••‡–ƒ’–Š‡ ˆƒ‹Ž› • ‡˜‡Ž‘’ƒ—Ž–‹Ǧ‡†‹ƒ•–”ƒ–‡‰›–‘–‡ŽŽ–Š‡ „ƒ••ƒ†‘”•–‘”› • ‡˜‡Ž‘’ƒ†’—„Ž‹•Šƒ…—””‹…—Ž—ˆ”ƒ‡™‘”ˆ‘”–”ƒ‹‹‰ƒ–‡”‹ƒŽ• • ‡˜‡Ž‘’ƒˆ—†”ƒ‹•‹‰•–”ƒ–‡‰›ƒ†’Žƒ  ƒ”–‹…‹’ƒ–•ˆ‘”‡†…‘‹––‡‡•–‘–ƒ‡–Š‡Ž‡ƒ†‘‹’Ž‡‡–‹‰–Š‡ƒ„‘˜‡ƒ…–‹‘•ǤŠ‡‰”‘—’™‹ŽŽ‡‡– –™‹…‡‘”‡‹ʹͲͳʹ–‘ˆ‹ƒŽ‹œ‡’Žƒ•ˆ‘”–Š‡Ambassadors Program Regeneration InitiativeǤ „‘ƒ”† ‡„‡”Teresa Petersonȋ’’‡”‹‘—š‘—‹–›ǡʹͲͲ͵ȀͲͶȌ‹•‡š’‡…–‡†–‘Žƒ—…Šƒ„ƒ••ƒ†‘”• ”‘‰”ƒ‘†‡Ž’”‘‰”ƒ–Š”‘—‰ŠŠ‡”‘”‰ƒ‹œƒ–‹‘ǡƒ‘–ƒ‹…‘Šƒ‹‡Ž˜‹‡™ǡǤ 

 ƒ—ƒ”›ǡʹͲͳʹǡ •—”˜‡›‡†ƒŽ—‹ƒ†…—””‡–’ƒ”–‹…‹’ƒ–•‘ˆ–Š‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•”‘‰”ƒƒ„‘—–Š‘™–‘ regenerate †‹‰‡‘—•˜ƒŽ—‡•Ǧ„ƒ•‡†Ž‡ƒ†‡”•Š‹’’”‘‰”ƒ•‘†‡Ž‡†ƒˆ–‡”–Š‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•”‘‰”ƒ™‹–Š‹ –Š‡‹”‘™…‘—‹–‹‡•Ǥ͸ͲΨ‘ˆ”‡•’‘†‡–•‡š’”‡••‡†ƒ‹–‡”‡•–‹Ž‡ƒ”‹‰Š‘™–‘‹’Ž‡‡–ƒ  „ƒ••ƒ†‘”•Ž‡ƒ†‡”•Š‹’†‡˜‡Ž‘’‡–‘†‡Ž’”‘‰”ƒ‹–Š‡‹”…‘—‹–›Ǥ‡Ž‘™‹•™Š‡”‡ǡƒ†ˆ‘”™Š‘ǡ –Š‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•ƒ”‡‹–‡”‡•–‡†‹…”‡ƒ–‹‰’”‘‰”ƒ•ǣ

WHERE? TRIBE

27%

ORGANIZATION OR INSTITUTION

23%

SCHOOL CLASSROOM

70%

24% 9%

23%

STATE OR REGION

LARGER COMMUNITY, INC. NON-TRIBAL

61%

36%

URBAN INDIAN COMMUNITY

OTHER

FOR WHOM?

49%

12% 9%

SENIORS (65+) OLDER ADULTS (35+) YOUTH (12-21) YOUNG ADULTS (21-35)

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NOTEBOOK  AIO Board of Directors Annual Meeting

Courtesy Arizona State University Photo

  ǯ•ƒ—ƒŽ‘ƒ”†‘ˆ‹”‡…–‘”•‡‡–‹‰–‘‘ ’Žƒ…‡Žƒ•–‡…‡„‡”‹Ž„—“—‡”“—‡ǡǤŠ‡ „‘ƒ”†ǡ™Š‹…Š…‘•‹•–•‘ˆʹͷ‡„‡”•ˆ”‘ʹͳ †‹ˆˆ‡”‡––”‹„‡•ǡ‡‡–•‡ƒ…Š›‡ƒ”–‘’”‘˜‹†‡–Š‡ •–ƒˆˆ‰—‹†ƒ…‡ǡ…‘–‹—‡–‘‡˜‘Ž˜‡–Š‡ ‘”‰ƒ‹œƒ–‹‘ǯ•˜‹•‹‘ƒ†ƒ‹–ƒ‹ˆ‹ƒ…‹ƒŽ •–‡™ƒ”†•Š‹’Ǥˆ–‡”„—•‹‡••ƒ––‡”•™‡”‡ …‘’Ž‡–‡ǡ ”‡•‹†‡–ƒ† ‘—†‡”ƒ‘ƒ ƒ””‹•ȋ‘ƒ…Š‡ȌŠ‘•–‡†–Š‡„‘ƒ”†ƒ†  ƒ‹Ž›ˆ‘”ƒŠ‘Ž‹†ƒ›’ƒ”–›ƒ–Š‡”Š‘‡Ǥ   The LaDonna Harris Tour Continues  ʹͲͳʹ™ƒ•‘ˆˆ–‘ƒ „—•›•–ƒ”–ˆ‘” ƒ‘ƒǨ  ‡„”—ƒ”›ǡ•Š‡‰ƒ˜‡ ƒ’—„Ž‹…Ž‡…–—”‡ƒ– ”‹œ‘ƒ–ƒ–‡ ‹˜‡”•‹–›ǯ•ƒ†”ƒ ƒ›ǯ‘‘” ‘ŽŽ‡‰‡‘ˆƒ™Ǥ Š‡ǡ‹–™ƒ• •–”ƒ‹‰Š––‘ ƒ•Š‹‰–‘ǡǡ ™Š‡”‡ƒ‘ƒ ™ƒ•Œ‘‹‡†„›Jackie Swift ȋ‘ƒ…Š‡Ȁ ‘”–‹ŽŽ ’ƒ…Š‡ǡʹͲͳͲȀͳͳȌƒ†Clay Ward ȋŠ‘…–ƒ™ ƒ–‹‘‘ˆŽƒŠ‘ƒǡʹͲͳͲȀͳͳȌˆ‘” †‹‰‡‘—• ‘Ž‹–‹…ƒŽ…–‹˜‹•‹–Š‡†‡ƒ‹†‰‡ǡƒ•‡‹ƒ” Š‘•–‡†„›–Š‡ǤǤ–ƒ–‡‡’ƒ”–‡–ǯ• ‘”‡‹‰ ‡”˜‹…‡ •–‹–—–‡Ǥ ƒ”…Šǡƒ‘ƒ–”ƒ˜‡Ž‡† „ƒ…–‘Š‘‡‹šǡ™Š‡”‡•Š‡ƒ––‡†‡†Š‡”ˆ‹”•– ‡‡–‹‰ƒ•ƒ‘ƒ”†‡„‡”‘ˆ–Š‡ ‡ƒ”† —•‡—Ǥ 

’”‹Žǡƒˆ–‡””‡…‘˜‡”‹‰ˆ”‘–Š‡ˆ‘—”–Š

ƒ–Š‡”‹‰‘ˆ–Š‡ʹͲͳͲȀʹͲͳͳ…Žƒ••‘ˆ „ƒ••ƒ†‘”•ǡƒ‘ƒ’”‡•‡–‡† †‹ƒͳͲͳƒ– –Š‡‹˜‡”•‹–›‘ˆƒ••ƒ…Š—•‡––•ȂŠ‡”•–ǤŽ•‘ ‹’”‹Žǡƒ‘ƒ–”ƒ˜‡Ž‡†–‘–Š‡‹˜‡”•‹–›‘ˆ ‘–ƒƒǡ™Š‡”‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•”‘‰”ƒƒ†˜‹•‘” ƒ˜‡‡…ƒ†Salena Hill ȋ”‘™ȀŽƒ…ˆ‡‡–ǡ ʹͲͳͲȀͳͳȌ•Šƒ”‡†‹ˆ‘”ƒ–‹‘ƒ„‘—––Š‡‹”

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•—……‡••ˆ—Žƒ–‹˜‡‡”‹…ƒ–—†‹‡•’”‘‰”ƒǤ ‹ƒŽŽ›ǡ‹ƒ›ǡƒ‘ƒƒ†ƒ—”ƒ ƒ””‹• ȋ‘ƒ…Š‡Ȍ™‡–Š‘‡–‘ŽƒŠ‘ƒǡ™Š‡”‡ ƒ‘ƒ’ƒ”–‹…‹’ƒ–‡†‹–Š‡‹š‘‡‰ƒ…› ‘”—ǡŠ‘•–‡†„›–Š‡‹…Šƒ”†‹š‘ ‘—†ƒ–‹‘ǡ–Š‡ƒ–‹‘ƒŽ”…Š‹˜‡•ƒ†–Š‡

‹Ž…”‡ƒ•‡—•‡—ǤŠ‹Ž‡‹ŽƒŠ‘ƒǡ–Š‡› ‡Œ‘›‡†ƒ‰‘‘†˜‹•‹–™‹–ŠAmanda CobbGreethamȋŠ‹…ƒ•ƒ™ǡͳͻͻͺȌƒ†Benita Bigfootȋ‘”–Š‡”Š‡›‡‡ǡʹͲͲͺȀͲͻȌǤ   PSA—Problem/Solution/Action  Training in the Community   •–ƒˆˆ‡„‡”ƒ†„ƒ••ƒ†‘”ƒŽ—Ron Martinez Looking Elkȋ •Ž‡–ƒȀƒ‘•—‡„Ž‘•ǡ ʹͲͲͳȌ…‘–‹—‡•–‘•Šƒ”‡Š‹•‡š’‡”–‹•‡™‹–Š–Š‡ …‘—‹–›Ǥ ‡…‡„‡”ǡ‘ˆƒ…‹Ž‹–ƒ–‡† ȋ”‘„Ž‡Ȁ‘Ž—–‹‘Ȁ…–‹‘Ȍ–”ƒ‹‹‰‹ Ž„—“—‡”“—‡ˆ‘”‡„‡”•‘ˆˆ‘—”‘”‰ƒ‹œƒ–‹‘• •‡”˜‹‰’ƒ”‡–•‘ˆ†‹•ƒ†˜ƒ–ƒ‰‡†ƒ†•’‡…‹ƒŽ ‡‡†•…Š‹Ž†”‡ǣ†—…ƒ–‹‘ˆ‘”ƒ”‡–•‘ˆ †‹ƒ• ™‹–Š’‡…‹ƒŽ‡‡†•ǡƒ”‡–•‡ƒ…Š‹‰—–ǡ‡™ ‡š‹…‘ ƒ‹Ž›‡–™‘”ƒ†ƒ–‹˜‡‡”‹…ƒ ”‘ˆ‡••‹‘ƒŽƒ”‡–‡•‘—”…‡•Ǥ—”‹‰–Š‡ –”ƒ‹‹‰ǡ™Š‹…Šˆ‘…—•‡•‘†‡Ž‹˜‡”‹‰ƒ•—……‹…– ‡••ƒ‰‡ƒ†…ƒŽŽ–‘ƒ…–‹‘ǡ‘Š‡Ž’‡† ƒ––‡†‡‡•Š‘‡–Š‡‹”’”‡•‡–ƒ–‹‘•ˆ‘” ’”‘•’‡…–‹˜‡†‘‘”•ǡ…Ž‹‡–•ƒ†’‘Ž‹…›ƒ‡”•Ǥ   First Peoples Fund  ‘ƒ”–‹‡œ‘‘‹‰Ž ƒŽ•‘–”ƒ˜‡Ž‡†™‹–Š–Š‡ ‹”•– ‡‘’Ž‡• —†ȋ  Ȍǡƒ ‘”‰ƒ‹œƒ–‹‘…”‡ƒ–‡†„› Lori Pourier ȋ‰ŽƒŽƒ‹‘—šǡ ͳͻͻ͵Ȍ–‘Š‘‘”ƒ†•—’’‘”– ƒ–‹˜‡‡”‹…ƒƒ”–‹•–•Ǥ —”‹‰–”ƒ‹‹‰•‡••‹‘•‹ ‘—–Šƒ‘–ƒǡ‹‡•‘–ƒǡ ƒ™ƒ‹‹ǡ‡˜ƒ†ƒƒ† ‡„”ƒ•ƒǡ‘–ƒ—‰Š– †‹‰‡‘—•ƒ”–‹•–•ƒ„‘—– Š‘™–‘ƒ‹–ƒ‹–Š‡‹”…—Ž–—”ƒŽ‹†‡–‹–›™Š‹Ž‡ Š‡‹‰Š–‡‹‰–Š‡‹”„—•‹‡••ƒ…—‡Ǥ‘ƒŽ•‘ •‡”˜‡•‘–Š‡  „‘ƒ”†‘ˆ†‹”‡…–‘”•Ǥ


 Indian 101 for Congress 

ƒ”…Šǡ š‡…—–‹˜‡‹”‡…–‘”ƒ—”ƒ ƒ””‹•ǡ™‹–Š –Š‡‡••‡–‹ƒŽŠ‡Ž’‘ˆAnathea Chino ȋ…‘ƒ—‡„Ž‘ǡ ʹͲͲͺȀͲͻȌǡ’”‡•‡–‡† †‹ƒͳͲͳ–‘–Š‡•–ƒˆˆ‘ˆ–Š‡ǤǤ ‘—•‡‘ˆ‡’”‡•‡–ƒ–‹˜‡•‘‹––‡‡‘ƒ–—”ƒŽ ‡•‘—”…‡•ǡƒ––Š‡”‡“—‡•–‘ˆ‘‰”‡••ƒ‡—Œž ȋǦ͵ȌǤŠ‡’”‡•‡–ƒ–‹‘‹• ǯ•…—Ž–—”ƒŽ …‘’‡–‡…›–”ƒ‹‹‰–Šƒ–’”‘˜‹†‡•ƒƒŽ›•‹•‘ˆ‘†‡” –”‹„ƒŽ‰‘˜‡”ƒ…‡ƒ†…‘–‡’‘”ƒ”›ƒ–‹˜‡’‡‘’Ž‡•Ǥ ‘‹––‡‡‡„‡”•ƒ†•–ƒˆˆ‡”•‰ƒ‹‡†ƒ‰”‡ƒ–‡” —†‡”•–ƒ†‹‰‘ˆ–Š‡‹’ƒ…––Šƒ– ‡†‡”ƒŽ’‘Ž‹…›Šƒ•‘ ƒ–‹˜‡‡”‹…ƒ•ǡƒ†–Š‡—‹“—‡”‘Ž‡–”‹„‡•’Žƒ›‹ –Š‡ǤǤ ‡†‡”ƒŽ•›•–‡‘ˆ‰‘˜‡”‡–•Ǥ  Dz –‹•‹’‘”–ƒ––Šƒ–‘‰”‡••‹‘ƒŽ•–ƒˆˆ‡”•ƒ†› …‘ŽŽ‡ƒ‰—‡•‹‘‰”‡••Šƒ˜‡ƒ„‡––‡”—†‡”•–ƒ†‹‰‘ˆ Š‘™–”‹„‡•ˆ‹–‹–‘–Š‡ ‡†‡”ƒŽ•›•–‡ǡdz•ƒ‹† ‡’”‡•‡–ƒ–‹˜‡—ŒžǤDz †‡Ž‹˜‡”•ƒŽ‘–‘ˆ ‹ˆ‘”ƒ–‹‘‹ƒ•—……‹…–ƒ†˜‡”›—•‡ˆ—Žƒ‡”Ǥ ƒ—”ƒƒ†ƒ‘ƒ’”‘˜‹†‡ƒ—…Š‡‡†‡† ‘’’‘”–—‹–›ˆ‘”…—Ž–—”ƒŽ‡†—…ƒ–‹‘ƒ† Š‘’‡–Šƒ– ‘”‡‘ˆ›…‘ŽŽ‡ƒ‰—‡•Šƒ˜‡–Š‡…Šƒ…‡–‘–ƒ‡ †‹ƒ ͳͲͳǤdz   Teach for America

 ǯ•’ƒ”–‡”•Š‹’™‹–Š‡ƒ…Šˆ‘”‡”‹…ƒȋ Ȍ …‘–‹—‡†‹ʹͲͳʹǡ™‹–Šƒ”‡–”‡ƒ––‘…‘ƒ—‡„Ž‘‹ ƒ›Ǥ•‹‰–Š‡ †‹‰‡‘—•‡ƒ†‡”• –‡”ƒ…–‹˜‡ ›•–‡ǡ ˆƒ…‹Ž‹–ƒ–‡†•–”—…–—”‡††‹ƒŽ‘‰—‡„‡–™‡‡  Ȃ‡™‡š‹…‘–‡ƒ…Š‡”•ƒ†•–ƒˆˆǡŠ‡Ž’‹‰–Š‡ ‹†‡–‹ˆ›•’‡…‹ˆ‹…ƒ…–‹‘•–‘–ƒ‡–Šƒ–™‹ŽŽˆ‘•–‡”†‡‡’‡” …‘‡…–‹‘•™‹–Š‹–Š‡ƒ–‹˜‡‡”‹…ƒ…‘—‹–‹‡• –Šƒ––Š‡›•‡”˜‡Ǥƒ–‡”–Šƒ–‘–Šǡ ’”‡•‡–‡†

†‹ƒͳͲͳ–‘‘˜‡”ͷͲ –‡ƒ…Š‡”•‹ ƒŽŽ—’ǡǤ

 Native Voice Network 

’ƒ”–‡”•Š‹’™‹–Š–Š‡ƒ”‰—‡”‹–‡ƒ•‡› ‘—†ƒ–‹‘ ȋ Ȍǡ ‹•™‡ƒ˜‹‰ƒ‡–™‘”‘ˆƒ–‹˜‡‡”‹…ƒǦ •‡”˜‹‰‘”‰ƒ‹œƒ–‹‘•–Š”‘—‰Š‘—––Š‡ǤǤŠ‡ƒ–‹˜‡ ‘‹…‡‡–™‘”ȋȌ•–”‹˜‡•–‘…”‡ƒ–‡’‘•‹–‹˜‡ …Šƒ‰‡ˆ‘”ƒ–‹˜‡‡”‹…ƒ™‘”‹‰ˆƒ‹Ž‹‡•„› ”‡‹ˆ‘”…‹‰–Š‡ƒ„‹Ž‹–‹‡•‘ˆ‡ƒ…Š‡„‡”‘”‰ƒ‹œƒ–‹‘ ƒ†‡•–ƒ„Ž‹•Š‹‰…‘ŽŽƒ„‘”ƒ–‹˜‡ƒ†˜‘…ƒ…›–‘ •–”‡‰–Š‡–Š‡˜‘‹…‡‘ˆƒ–‹˜‡™‘”‹‰ˆƒ‹Ž‹‡•ǤŠ‡ …‘˜‡‡†‹‘•‰‡Ž‡•ǡ–Š‹•’”‹Ž†—”‹‰ƒ ‡‡–‹‰‘ˆƒ–‹˜‡‡”‹…ƒ•‹Š‹Žƒ–Š”‘’›Ǥ ˆ›‘— ”‡’”‡•‡–ƒƒ–‹˜‡‡”‹…ƒǦ•‡”˜‹‰‘”‰ƒ‹œƒ–‹‘ ƒ†ƒ”‡‹–‡”‡•–‡†‹„‡…‘‹‰‹˜‘Ž˜‡†‹–Š‡ ƒ–‹˜‡‘‹…‡‡–™‘”ǡ…‘–ƒ…– ˆ‘”‘”‡ ‹ˆ‘”ƒ–‹‘Ǥ   Social Networking Websites   ƒ†„ƒ••ƒ†‘”ƒŽ—Ben Calabaza ȋ‡™ƒ —‡„Ž‘ǡʹͲͳͲȀͳͳȌ‘ˆ ‡†‹ƒŠƒ˜‡†‡˜‡Ž‘’‡† …—•–‘Ǧ„—‹Ž–‘Ž‹‡‡–™‘”‹‰•‹–‡•ˆ‘”–Š‡ „ƒ••ƒ†‘”•”‘‰”ƒƒ†–Š‡ƒ–‹˜‡‘‹…‡‡–™‘” ȋȌǤ ‘”„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•ǡ™™™Ǥ „ƒ••ƒ†‘”Ǥ‘”‰ ”‡’Žƒ…‡•–Š‡ Ž‹•–‡”˜ǡƒ†ƒŽŽ‘™•ˆ‘”‘”‡†›ƒ‹… ‹–‡”ƒ…–‹‘„‡–™‡‡„ƒ••ƒ†‘”•ƒ†–Š‡  ˆƒ‹Ž›Ǥ –‹•–Š‡ˆ‹”•–•‹–‡‘ˆ‹–•‹††‡•‹‰‡†–‘ ˆƒ…‹Ž‹–ƒ–‡‘‰‘‹‰…‘—‹…ƒ–‹‘„‡–™‡‡‰”ƒ†—ƒ–‡• ‘ˆƒƒ–‹˜‡‡”‹…ƒŽ‡ƒ†‡”•Š‹’†‡˜‡Ž‘’‡– ’”‘‰”ƒǤŠ‡•‹–‡ǡ™™™Ǥ‡–™‘”‡ƒ˜‡”•Ǥ‘”‰ǡ ™‹ŽŽ„‡—•‡†–‘•Šƒ”‡‹ˆ‘”ƒ–‹‘ƒ†…ƒŽŽ•Ǧ–‘Ǧƒ…–‹‘ ƒ„‘—–…”‹–‹…ƒŽ‹••—‡•ƒˆˆ‡…–‹‰ƒ–‹˜‡‡”‹…ƒ …‘—‹–‹‡•ǤŠ‡•‹–‡‘ˆˆ‡”•ƒ“—‹…ƒ†…‘˜‡‹‡– •‘Ž—–‹‘ˆ‘”…‘—‹…ƒ–‹‰™‹–Š—Ž–‹’Ž‡ƒ–‹˜‡ ‡”‹…ƒǦ•‡”˜‹‰‘”‰ƒ‹œƒ–‹‘•ƒ…”‘••–Š‡…‘—–”›Ǥ  AIO Welcomes Britny Fudge   and Danielle “D” Romero  ˆ–‡”‹–‡”‹‰™‹–Š ‹ –Š‡ ƒŽŽǡ‹˜‡”•‹–›‘ˆ‡™ ‡š‹…‘‰”ƒ†—ƒ–‡”‹–› —†‰‡ȋ‘•‡„—†‹‘��šǢ ’‹…–—”‡†ǡ”‹‰Š–Ȍ”‡–—”‡†‹ ƒ—ƒ”›–‘…‘‘”†‹ƒ–‡ ǯ• ’—„Ž‹…”‡Žƒ–‹‘•ƒ…–‹˜‹–‹‡•Ǥ

 ‡„”—ƒ”›ǡƒ‹‡ŽŽ‡ ‘‡”‘ȋƒ‘•—‡„Ž‘Ǣ ’‹…–—”‡†ǡŽ‡ˆ–Ȍ•–ƒ”–‡†™‘”‹‰ƒ– ǡ’”‘˜‹†‹‰ •—’’‘”––‘–Š‡•–ƒˆˆǤ ‹•’”‘—†–‘‘ˆˆ‡”‘—”‡™‡•– –‡ƒ‡„‡”•–Š‡‘’’‘”–—‹–›–‘‰”‘™ƒ†‰ƒ‹ ’”‘ˆ‡••‹‘ƒŽ™‘”‡š’‡”‹‡…‡Ǥ‡Ž…‘‡ƒ„‘ƒ”†Ǩ

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POSTCARDfromHAWAII

Ž‘Šƒ‰ƒ‰ǣ 

”‡‡–‹‰•ˆ”‘ ƒ™ƒ‹‹ǡ™Š‡”‡ –”ƒ˜‡ŽŽ‡†–‘†‘•‘‡™‘”ˆ‘”–Š‡ ‹”•–‡‘’Ž‡• —†Ǩ Š‡‘”‰ƒ‹œƒ–‹‘ǡŽ‡†„›Lori Pourier ȋ‰ŽƒŽƒ‹‘—šǡͳͻͻ͵Ȍǡ•–”‹˜‡•–‘’”‘˜‹†‡•—’’‘”– ƒ†˜‘‹…‡–‘ †‹‰‡‘—•ƒ”–‹•–•™Š‘•Šƒ”‡–Š‡‹”‹•’‹”ƒ–‹‘ǡ™‹•†‘ǡ‘™Ž‡†‰‡ƒ†‰‹ˆ–• ™‹–Š–Š‡‹”…‘—‹–‹‡•Ǥ …‘Ǧˆƒ…‹Ž‹–ƒ–‡†ƒƒ–‹˜‡ ƒ™ƒ‹‹ƒƒ”–‹•–’”‘ˆ‡••‹‘ƒŽ †‡˜‡Ž‘’‡–™‘”•Š‘’ƒ––Š‡ǯ  ‘—†ƒ–‹‘‘ƒŠ—Ǥ  Š‹Ž‡‹ ƒ™ƒ‹‹ǡ Šƒ†ƒ™‘†‡”ˆ—Ž–‹‡˜‹•‹–‹‰™‹–ŠMarion Ano ȋƒ–‹˜‡ ƒ™ƒ‹‹ƒǡ ʹͲͳͲȀͳͳǢ’‹…–—”‡†„‡Ž‘™ǡŽ‡ˆ–Ȍƒ† ƒ‹…‡—‡Ž–ƒȋƒ–‹˜‡ ƒ™ƒ‹‹ƒǢ’‹…–—”‡†„‡Ž‘™ǡ ”‹‰Š–Ȍǡ‡˜‡Ž‘’‡–‹”‡…–‘”ƒ–ǮŠƒ—ƒƒ‡‘ǡƒ†•‹•–‡”Ǧ‹ǦŽƒ™‘ˆ „‘ƒ”† ‡„‡”•‡–ŠƒŠ‹ƒƒ†ƒ–‡Š‡””‹‰–‘Ǥ  Ž‡••‹‰•ǡ

Ron

‘ƒ”–‹‡œ‘‘‹‰Žȋ •Ž‡–ƒȀƒ‘•—‡„Ž‘•ǡʹͲͲͳȌ ‹”‡…–‘”ǡ †‹‰‡‘—•‡ƒ†‡”•Š‹’ ‹–‹ƒ–‹˜‡• ‡”‹…ƒ•ˆ‘” †‹ƒ’’‘”–—‹–›  ǤǤƒŠƒŽ‘ˆ‘”ƒŽŽ–Š‡™ƒ”Ž‘Šƒǡƒ”‹‘Ǩ

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PHOTOS FROM

PORTLAND

PHOTOGRAPHY BY JEFF LIU ย‡ยˆยˆย‹ย—ยŠยƒย•ย„ย‡ย‡ยย’ยŠย‘ย–ย‘ย‰ย”ยƒย’ยŠย‹ยย‰ยย‡ย”ย‹ย…ยƒยย•ยˆย‘ย” ยย†ย‹ยƒยย’ย’ย‘ย”ย–ย—ยย‹ย–ย›วฏย•ย‡ย˜ย‡ยย–ย•ย•ย‹ยย…ย‡อดอฒอฒอธวก ย™ยŠย‡ยยŠย‡ยย‡ย– ย•ย–ยƒยˆยˆยย‡ยย„ย‡ย”Ron Martinez Looking Elk ศ‹ ย•ยŽย‡ย–ยƒศ€ยƒย‘ย•ย—ย‡ย„ยŽย‘ย•วกอดอฒอฒอณศŒ ย–ยŠย”ย‘ย—ย‰ยŠย–ยŠย‡ย‡ย™ย‘ย‹ย…ย‡ย• ย‡ยŽยŽย‘ย™ย•ยŠย‹ย’วคย‹ยย…ย‡ย–ยŠย‡ยวกย‹ย—ยŠยƒย•ย–ย”ยƒย˜ย‡ยŽย‡ย†ย–ยŠย‡ย™ย‘ย”ยŽย†ย™ย‹ย–ยŠ วกยˆย”ย‘ย ย‘ย–ย‡ยƒย”ย‘ยƒย–ย‘ย‡ย”ย—วกย™ยŠย‡ย”ย‡ยŠย‡ย‡ยƒย”ยย‡ย†ย–ยŠย‡ยย‹ย…ยยยƒยย‡วฒ ย‡ยˆย‡วณศ‹ย„ย‘ย•ย•วกย‹ยย’ยƒยย‹ย•ยŠศŒวคย‹ย—ย’ยŽยƒย›ย•ยƒย ย‹ยย˜ยƒยŽย—ยƒย„ยŽย‡ย”ย‘ยŽย‡ย†ย—ย”ย‹ยย‰ยย„ยƒย•ย•ยƒย†ย‘ย”ย•ย”ย‘ย‰ย”ยƒย

ยƒย–ยŠย‡ย”ย‹ยย‰ย•วกย…ยƒย’ย–ย—ย”ย‹ยย‰ย‘ยย…ย‡วฆย‹ยวฆยƒวฆยŽย‹ยˆย‡ย–ย‹ยย‡ View more of ย‡ยšย’ย‡ย”ย‹ย‡ยย…ย‡ย•ยƒยย†ย—ยยˆย‘ย”ย‰ย‡ย–ย–ยƒย„ยŽย‡ย‡ยย…ย‘ย—ยย–ย‡ย”ย•วค Jeffโ€™s pictures ย‹ย—ยŽย‹ย˜ย‡ย•ย‹ยย‘ย•ยย‰ย‡ยŽย‡ย•วกย™ย‹ย–ยŠยŠย‹ย•ย™ย‹ยˆย‡วก from AIO events! ยŠย—ย‘ยย‰วค ย‡ย‹ย•ย–ยŠย‡วฒยˆย‘ย—ยย†ย‡ย”ยƒยย†ย’ย”ย‡ย•ย‹ย†ย‡ยย–วณย‘ยˆ ย•ย‹ยƒยย•ยˆย‘ย” ยย†ย‹ยƒยย’ย’ย‘ย”ย–ย—ยย‹ย–ย›วค

AIO Board Member Feature: Andy Ebona (Continued from page 4) ย’ย”ย‘ย‰ย”ยƒยย•ย‹ยย—ย”ย„ยƒยยƒย”ย‡ยƒย•ยŽย‹ยย‡ยย…ยŠย‘ย”ยƒย‰ย‡วกวค ย‡ยƒยŽย•ย‘ย•ย‡ย”ย˜ย‡ย•ย‘ยย–ยŠย‡ย„ย‘ยƒย”ย†ย•ย‘ยˆย•ย‡ย˜ย‡ย”ยƒยŽย‘ย–ยŠย‡ย”ย‘ย”ย‰ยƒยย‹ยœยƒย–ย‹ย‘ยย•วกย‹ย•ย–ยŠย‡ ยˆย‘ย”ยย‡ย”ยšย‡ย…ย—ย–ย‹ย˜ย‡ย‹ย”ย‡ย…ย–ย‘ย”ย‘ยˆย–ยŠย‡ยƒย–ย‹ย‘ยยƒยŽย‘ยย‰ย”ย‡ย•ย•ย‘ยˆยย‡ย”ย‹ย…ยƒย ยย†ย‹ยƒยย•ยƒยย†ย…ย—ย”ย”ย‡ยย–ยŽย›ย•ย‡ย”ย˜ย‡ย•ย‘ยยƒย–ย‹ย‘ยยƒยŽ

ยย†ย‹ยƒย ยƒยย‹ยย‰ย•ย•ย‘ย…ย‹ยƒย–ย‹ย‘ยยƒย•ย‘ยย‡ย‘ยˆย–ยŠย‡ยŽย‘ยย‰ย‡ย•ย–ย•ย‡ย”ย˜ย‹ยย‰ย„ย‘ยƒย”ย†ยย‡ยย„ย‡ย”ย•วค  ย‡ยƒยย™ยŠย‹ยŽย‡วกย„ย‘ยยƒย•ย–ย‹ยŽยŽย–ยƒยย‡ย•ย–ย‹ยย‡ย–ย‘ย’ย”ยƒย…ย–ย‹ย…ย‡ยŠย‹ย•ย–ย”ยƒย†ย‹ย–ย‹ย‘ยยƒยŽยŽย‹ยˆย‡ย™ยƒย›ย•วค ย‹ย•ย‹ยย˜ย‘ยŽย˜ย‡ยย‡ยย–ย™ย‹ย–ยŠยŠย‹ย•ย…ยŽยƒยยƒยย†ย–ย”ย‹ย„ย‡ ย‹ยย…ยŽย—ย†ย‡ย•ย„ย‡ย‹ยย‰ย–ยŠย‡ยŽย‡ยƒย†ย‡ย”ย‘ยˆย–ยŠย‡ย–ย”ยƒย†ย‹ย–ย‹ย‘ยยƒยŽย–ย”ย‹ย„ยƒยŽย†ยƒยย…ย‡ย‰ย”ย‘ย—ย’ยƒยƒย™ย‡ย‹ย‡ยŽย‹ยย‰ย‹ย–ยƒยย…ย‡ย”ย•วคยŠย‡ย‰ย”ย‘ย—ย’ยŽย‡ยƒย”ยย• ย–ย”ยƒย†ย‹ย–ย‹ย‘ยยƒยŽยŽย‹ยย‰ย‹ย–ยƒยย† ยƒย‹ย†ยƒย•ย‘ยย‰ย•ยƒยย†ย†ยƒยย…ย‡ย–ย‘ย•ยŠยƒย”ย‡ย™ย‹ย–ยŠย‰ย”ย‘ย—ย’ย•ย‹ยย–ยŠย‡ย…ย‘ยยย—ยย‹ย–ย›วกย–ยŠย”ย‘ย—ย‰ยŠย‘ย—ย–ยŽยƒย•ยยƒวก ยƒยยƒย†ยƒวกย–ยŠย‡วควคยƒยย†ยƒย”ย‘ย—ยย†ย–ยŠย‡ย™ย‘ย”ยŽย†วคยŠย”ย‘ย—ย‰ยŠ วฏย•ย‹ยย–ย‡ย”ยยƒย–ย‹ย‘ยยƒยŽ ยย†ย‹ย‰ย‡ยย‘ย—ย•ยย‡ย–ย™ย‘ย”ยวกยƒยƒย™ย‡ย‹ย‡ยŠยƒย•ย‡ย˜ย‡ย ย’ย‡ย”ยˆย‘ย”ยย‡ย†ย‹ยย‘ย–ย‡ยƒย”ย‘ยƒศ‹ย‡ย™ย‡ยƒยŽยƒยย†ศŒวค  วฒยŠย‡ยŽย‹ยย‰ย‹ย–ย’ย‡ย‘ย’ยŽย‡ยƒยย†ย–ยŠย‡ ยƒย‹ย†ยƒยŠยƒย˜ย‡ยƒย•ยƒย›ย‹ยย‰วกฬต ย–ย‹ย•ยย‘ย–ยย‡ย–ยŠยƒย–ย‹ย•ย†ยƒยย…ย‹ยย‰วกย‹ย–ย‹ย•ยย›ย’ยƒย”ย‡ยย–ย•วกยย›ย‰ย”ยƒยย†ย’ยƒย”ย‡ยย–ย•วก ยย›ย‰ย”ย‡ยƒย–วฆย‰ย”ยƒยย†ย’ยƒย”ย‡ยย–ย•วคฬตย‘ย™ย‡ยƒย”ย‡ย†ยƒยย…ย‹ยย‰ย„ย‡ย…ยƒย—ย•ย‡ย‘ยˆย–ยŠย‡ยยƒยย†ย–ยŠย”ย‘ย—ย‰ยŠย–ยŠย‡ยวกวณยŠย‡ย•ยƒย›ย•วค  ย„ย‘ยยƒย‹ย•ยƒยŽย•ย‘ยƒย‰ย”ย‘ย—ย’ยŽย‡ยƒย†ย‡ย”ยˆย‘ย”ย–ยŠย‡ย‘ย’ย’ย‡ย”ยŠย‹ย‡ยŽย† ย‘ย—ย•ย‡วกย™ยŠย‡ย”ย‡ยŠย‡ย‹ย•ย‹ยย˜ย‘ยŽย˜ย‡ย†ย™ย‹ย–ยŠยˆย—ยย‡ย”ยƒยŽย•วกย’ย‘ย–วฆยŽยƒย–ย…ยŠย‡ย•วกยƒยย† ย–ย”ยƒย†ย‹ย–ย‹ย‘ยยƒยŽยƒย”ย–ย‹ยˆยƒย…ย–ย•ย‘ยˆยŠย‹ย•ย…ยŽยƒยวค ยƒยย‹ยŽย›ยย‡ยย„ย‡ย”ย•วกย•ย—ย…ยŠยƒย•ย„ย”ย‘ย–ยŠย‡ย”ย•วกย•ย‹ย•ย–ย‡ย”ย•วกยƒยย†ย…ย‘ย—ย•ย‹ยย•ยยƒยย‡ย—ย’ย–ยŠย‡ยŠย‘ย—ย•ย‡วค ย„ย‘ยยƒยŽย‹ย˜ย‡ย•ย‹ยย‘ย—ย‰ยŽยƒย•วกวค

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AIO DONOR FEATURE

BOBBIEKILBERG

›”‹–› —†‰‡ȋ‘•‡„—†‹‘—šȌƒ†Ž‹•‘ ‘Ž•‘ǡ —‡•–”‹–‡” ‘„„‹‡‹Ž„‡”‰‰‡–•–Š‡Œ‘„†‘‡Ǥˆ–‡”‘˜‡”ͶͲ›‡ƒ”• ƒ•ƒ’—„Ž‹…’‘Ž‹…›ƒ†˜‘…ƒ–‡‹ƒ•Š‹‰–‘ǡƒ† ‹”‰‹‹ƒǡ•Š‡…‘–‹—‡•–‘™‘”ˆ‘”–Š‡…ƒ—•‡•‹ ™Š‹…Š•Š‡„‡Ž‹‡˜‡•Ǥ  —…‹Ž›ˆ‘”‡”‹…ƒ•ˆ‘” †‹ƒ’’‘”–—‹–›ȋ Ȍǡ ‹Ž„‡”‰‡–ƒ‘ƒ ƒ””‹•‹ͳͻ͸ͻǡ™Š‡‹Ž„‡”‰ ™ƒ•ƒ›‘—‰Š‹–‡ ‘—•‡ ‡ŽŽ‘™…Šƒ”‰‡†™‹–Š †‡˜‡Ž‘’‹‰ƒ‡™ ‡†‡”ƒŽ †‹ƒ‘Ž‹…›ˆ‘”–Š‡‹š‘ †‹‹•–”ƒ–‹‘ǡ™Š‹…Š–—”‡†‹–‘–Š‡‡”ƒ‘ˆDz‡ŽˆǦ ‡–‡”‹ƒ–‹‘Ǥdz‹Ž„‡”‰•ƒ›•ǡDz –™ƒ•ǯ–†‹ˆˆ‹…—Ž––‘ ˆ‹‰—”‡‘—––Šƒ––—”‹‰…‘—‹–›ˆ—…–‹‘•ȏ•—…Šƒ• ‡†—…ƒ–‹‘Ȑ‘˜‡”–‘…‘—‹–‹‡•‹•„ƒ•‹…–‘ †‡‘…”ƒ…›ǡdz•‘‡–Š‹‰•Š‡Ž‡ƒ”‡†™Š‹Ž‡•Š‡™ƒ• ˆ‹‹•Š‹‰—’Š‡”Žƒ™†‡‰”‡‡ƒ–ƒŽ‡‹˜‡”•‹–›Ǥ  Š‡”‡…ƒŽŽ•ǡDzƒŽ‡•‡–‡–‘–Š‡ƒ˜ƒŒ‘”‡•‡”˜ƒ–‹‘‹ ͳͻ͸ͺ–‘™‘”‘ƒ…‘—‹–›…‘–”‘Ž‘ˆ‡†—…ƒ–‹‘ …ƒ•‡ǤdzŠ‡‡š’‡”‹‡…‡Šƒ†ƒƒŒ‘”‹’ƒ…–‘Š‡”Ǥ ‘”–›Ǧ–Š”‡‡›‡ƒ”•Žƒ–‡”ǡ–Š‡…‘˜‹…–‹‘”‡ƒ‹•‹Š‡” ˜‘‹…‡ǣDz‡‘’Ž‡Šƒ˜‡ƒ”‹‰Š––‘•‡ŽˆǦ†‡–‡”‹ƒ–‹‘ǡ –—”‹‰–Š‡‡†—…ƒ–‹‘•›•–‡‘˜‡”–‘–Š‡…‘—‹–› ™ƒ•–Š‡…‘””‡…––Š‹‰–‘†‘Ǥdz  ‹Ž„‡”‰™‘”‡†…Ž‘•‡Ž›™‹–Š–Š‡”‡•‹†‡–ǯ•ƒ–‹‘ƒŽ ‘—…‹Ž‘ †‹ƒ’’‘”–—‹–›ȋ Ȍ‘™Š‹…Š ƒ””‹••‡”˜‡†Ǥ ǯ•‡„‡”•Š‹’‹…Ž—†‡†‹…‡ ”‡•‹†‡–‰‡™ǡ‡„‡”•‘ˆ”‡•‹†‡–‹š‘ǯ• …ƒ„‹‡–ǡƒ† †‹ƒƒ’’‘‹–‡‡•ǤŠ‡ƒ† ƒ””‹• †‡˜‡Ž‘’‡†ƒ‡ˆˆ‡…–‹˜‡™‘”‹‰”‡Žƒ–‹‘•Š‹’ǡ’—•Š‹‰ ˆ‘”’‘Ž‹…‹‡•‘ˆ•‡ŽˆǦ†‡–‡”‹ƒ–‹‘ˆ‘”–”‹„‡•Ǥ  ‡„”—ƒ”›‘ˆͳͻ͹ͲǡƒŠ‹–‡ ‘—•‡‡‡–‹‰™ƒ•…ƒŽŽ‡† –‘†‹•…—••–Š‡†‡˜‡Ž‘’‡–‘ˆ  ”‡…‘‡†ƒ–‹‘•ˆ‘”ƒ‡™ †‹ƒ’‘Ž‹…›Ǥ ƒ””‹• ™ƒ•…Š‘•‡–‘„‡ƒ’”‹…‹’ƒŽ•’‡ƒ‡”ƒ†•‡ƒ–‡† ƒ”‘—†–Š‡–ƒ„Ž‡‹–Š‡‘‘•‡˜‡Ž–‘‘™‡”‡ƒ ‹’”‡••‹˜‡Ž‹•–‘ˆƒŒ‘”ƒ–‹‘ƒŽ’Žƒ›‡”•‹…Ž—†‹‰ ‹…‡”‡•‹†‡–‰‡™ǡ–Š‡‡…”‡–ƒ”›‘ˆ ‡ƒŽ–Šǡ †—…ƒ–‹‘ƒ†‡Žˆƒ”‡ǡ–Š‡‹”‡…–‘”‘ˆ–Š‡ˆˆ‹…‡‘ˆ …‘‘‹…’’‘”–—‹–›ǡƒ†–Š‡‡…”‡–ƒ”›‘ˆ–Š‡

–‡”‹‘”Ǥ  Š‡ƒ‘ƒ•’‘‡ǡDz›‘—…‘—Ž†Šƒ˜‡Š‡ƒ”†ƒ’‹ †”‘’ǡdz‘„„‹‡”‡…ƒŽŽ•ǤDzŠ‡Šƒ†•—…Š’”‡•‡…‡ƒ† •’‘‡™‹–Š•—…Š…‘˜‹…–‹‘ǤŠ‡Š‡Ž†‡ƒ…Š

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’ƒ”–‹…‹’ƒ–‹–Š‡’ƒŽ ‘ˆŠ‡”Šƒ†ǤŠ‡ ‹•’‹”‡†”‡•’‡…–ǡ …‘ˆ‹†‡…‡ǡƒ†ƒ„‡Ž‹‡ˆ –Šƒ––Š‹‰•…‘—Ž†„‡ Bobbie Kilberg is a longtime „‡––‡”Ǥdz supporter of AIO.  ‡›”‡…‘‡†ƒ–‹‘–Šƒ–…ƒ‡ ‘—–‘ˆ–Š‡Š‹–‡ ‘—•‡‡‡–‹‰™ƒ••—’’‘”–ˆ‘” ”‡•–‘”‹‰ƒ‘•Ž—‡ƒ‡–‘ƒ‘•—‡„Ž‘Ǥ”‡•‹†‡– ‹š‘•–”‘‰Ž›•—’’‘”–‡†–Š‡ ”‡…‘‡†ƒ–‹‘ƒ†–Š‡”‡•–‘”ƒ–‹‘Ž‡‰‹•Žƒ–‹‘Ǥ ƒ””‹•ƒ†‹Ž„‡”‰–‡ƒ‡†—’–‘’—•Šˆ‘”–Š‡Ž—‡ ƒ‡Ž‡‰‹•Žƒ–‹‘ǡƒ†˜‘…ƒ–‹‰™‹–Š–Š‡‘‰”‡••ƒ† ‡˜‡”›‹–‡”‡•–‰”‘—’ƒ––Š‡‹”†‹•’‘•ƒŽƒ†•‘‘ƒˆ–‡”  ™ƒ•„‘”Ǥ‹–Š‘—–‹Ž„‡”‰ǡ ƒ›Šƒ˜‡Šƒ†ƒ ˜‡”›†‹ˆˆ‡”‡–„‡‰‹‹‰Ǥ‘„„‹‡Šƒ•„‡‡†‘ƒ–‹‰–‘  •‹…‡–Š‘•‡‡ƒ”Ž››‡ƒ”•ǡƒ†…”‡†‹–•Š‡” ‹˜‘Ž˜‡‡–‹–Š‡‘”‰ƒ‹œƒ–‹‘ǯ•…”‡ƒ–‹‘ˆ‘”Š‡” ‘‰‘‹‰•—’’‘”–Ǥ  ‹Ž„‡”‰‹•…—””‡–Ž›–Š‡’”‡•‹†‡–ƒ†‘ˆ–Š‡ ‘”–Š‡”‹”‰‹‹ƒ‡…Š‘Ž‘‰›‘—…‹ŽȋȌǡƒ ’‘•‹–‹‘•Š‡Šƒ•Š‡Ž†•‹…‡ͳͻͻͺǤ……‘”†‹‰–‘‹–• ™‡„•‹–‡ǡ‹•–Š‡Žƒ”‰‡•––‡…Š‘Ž‘‰›…‘—…‹Ž‹–Š‡ ƒ–‹‘™‹–Šƒ„‘—–ͳǡͲͲͲ‡„‡”…‘’ƒ‹‡• ‡’Ž‘›‹‰ʹͲͲǡͲͲͲ’‡‘’Ž‡‹–Š‡‘–‘ƒ…”‡‰‹‘Ǥ ‡ƒ†‹‰–Š‡‹•Œ—•––Š‡Žƒ–‡•–‹Š‡”Ž‘‰ǡ ‹’”‡••‹˜‡”±•—±Ǥˆ–‡”‡ƒ”‹‰Š‡”Žƒ™†‡‰”‡‡ ˆ”‘ƒŽ‡‹˜‡”•‹–›•Š‡™‡–‘–‘„‡ƒŠ‹–‡ ‘—•‡ ‡ŽŽ‘™ˆ‘””‡•‹†‡–‹š‘ǡ™ƒ•ƒ••‘…‹ƒ–‡…‘—•‡Ž–‘ –Š‡”‡•‹†‡–—†‡””‡•‹†‡– ‘”†ǡƒ†Š‡Ž†–™‘ …‘•‡…—–‹˜‡’‘•‹–‹‘•ˆ‘””‡•‹†‡– ‡‘”‰‡ ǤǤ —•Šǡƒ•‡’—–›••‹•–ƒ––‘–Š‡”‡•‹†‡–ˆ‘”–Š‡ ˆˆ‹…‡‘ˆ—„Ž‹…‹ƒ‹•‘ƒ†‹”‡…–‘”‘ˆ–Š‡Š‹–‡ ‘—•‡ˆˆ‹…‡‘ˆ –‡”‰‘˜‡”‡–ƒŽˆˆƒ‹”•Ǥ  ‹Ž„‡”‰™ƒ•ƒ‡†‘‡‘ˆƒ•Š‹‰–‘Ǯ•ͳͲͲ‘•– ‘™‡”ˆ—Ž‘‡‹ʹͲͲͻƒ†ʹͲͳͳǡƒ†‘‡‘ˆ–Š‡ ʹͷ’‡‘’Ž‡›‘—‡‡†–‘‘™„›Virginia Business MagazineǤŠ‡Ž‹˜‡•‹…‡ƒǡǤǤ™‹–ŠŠ‡”Š—•„ƒ† ‹ŽŽǤŠ‡›Šƒ˜‡ˆ‹˜‡…Š‹Ž†”‡ƒ†•‹š‰”ƒ†…Š‹Ž†”‡Ǥ

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