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California Indian Basketweavers Association

June 4th 2017 – Visit the CIBA Website Here 27TH ANNUAL  CALIFORNIA INDIAN BASKETWEAVERS GATHERING AUTRY MUSEUM OF THE AMERICAN WEST LOS ANGELES, CA  JUNE 23-25, 2017 CALIFORNIA INDIAN BASKETWEAVERS ASSOCIATION   Basket weaving is the most prolific and best known traditional Indian art in California. Starting in the late 19th century and continuing throughout the…

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TRIBAL SCHOLARSHIPS

May 24th 2017 Tribal Members face a unique set of challenges in gaining access to a college education and are one of the most underrepresented groups both in college and in the degree-holding population. Education is a pressing concern for the American Indian community. Despite a strong desire to earn a degree, many American Indian students…

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Manuel Cordova

May. 21st 2017 – Portrait of an Elder… Manual Cordova, also known as “Hummingbird”…..

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Brush Arbor

April 19th 2017 – Sharing time together on our ancestral land. The Brush Arbor Thank you to Joe and Andy Gonzales for the photographs

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Visions of Old Dry Creek

April 7th 2017 Acorns used to be harvested in old granary trees like the one shown below. This is a photo from Dry Creek before the Warm Springs Dam was built. From our Private Collection.

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The American Indian College Fund

April 1st 2017   The American Indian College Fund is educating the mind and spirit of Native American communities by providing Native student scholarships and programmatic support for the nation’s 34 accredited tribal colleges and universities, which are located on or near Indian reservations to provide access to an affordable, quality higher education while preserving Native…

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Westwater Financial, Inc.

March 28 2017 – Visit the Westwater Website Here Westwater Financial, Inc. is a Native Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) affiliated with the Dry Creek Rancheria Band of Pomo Indians located in Sonoma County, California. Westwater’s primary mission is to improve the financial situation of Dry Creek Rancheria tribal members who have been traditionally underserved by…

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Mihilakawna and Makahmo Pomo People of Lake Sonoma

Mar 21 2017 – Check out this book on Amazon for $8. It contains a historical look at our people and Lake Sonoma. It was published by the Army Corps of Engineers in 1984 and has tons of interesting information.

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Our Culturally Driven Youth At The Brush Arbor

March 12th – 2017 Our Culturally Driven Youth At The Brush Arbor

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Southern Pomo Alphabet

Feb 28 2017 Dry Creek Alphabet Poster

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