Our director Jeri Baker was recently interviewed by the Huffington Post.
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The Lakota language is unique and varied, with various ways of saying something. The word "pilamaya" is often used for a simple "thank you," while "wopila tanka" has a broader, ceremonial usage to express gratitude for all aspects of life in a wider sense, and refers to a general statement of gratefulness that applies to a group.
Extreme Weather Hits Pine Ridge
It is now bitter cold on the Reservation and the forecast is for it to continue. The people are out of wood and those who are disabled are much in need of our help. Many people on the Reservation are amputees due to diabetes and many more are struggling with cancer and heart disease.
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The recent passage of the federal tax overhaul, regardless of one's opinion about who is helped or harmed by it, has added some additional fuel for your financial fire as 2017 draws to a close.