November 1, 2018

Truth the only option in Indian Child Welfare mission for Janet Draper

When the phone rings in the middle of the night and a Citizen Potawatomi child faces court proceedings potentially placing them in foster care, people like […]
July 2, 2018

Potawatomi Leadership Program curriculum gets an update

Each summer, Citizen Potawatomi Nation selects 10 promising Tribal youths who have finished high school or their freshman year of college for the Potawatomi Leadership Program.The […]
March 19, 2018

Tribal Youth After School Program: Spring Break

December 3, 2015

FireLodge Tribal Youth update: December 2015

In December at the P.L.A.C.E., the “Get Native” Program involved our youth participating in the talking circle, a traditional Potawatomi practice that helps each participant learn […]
November 5, 2015

FireLodge Tribal Youth update: November 2015

In November the Tribal youth will celebrate Native American Heritage Month by starting an Indigenous fitness program. In hopes of helping our youth get in better […]
October 5, 2015

FireLodge Tribal Youth update: October 2015

October begins with the Tribal youth program sponsoring “A Walk for Hope,” consisting of a 5k run and a one mile walk to help raise awareness […]
September 14, 2015

FireLodge Tribal Youth update: September 2015

With a successful summer coming to an end, it was back-to-school time for the Tribal youth, who hit the ground running and were excited about the […]
August 27, 2015

FireLodge Tribal Youth update: August 2015

We survived an action filled summer. The Tribal youth will be attending an end of year trip to Arlington, Texas where they visit Six Flags over […]
August 18, 2015

Imagination Playground inspires all ages

Today, while more American youth seem to be captivated by the latest technological advancement than the neighborhood playground, one company is working to change thatperception. National […]