January 2, 2014

Employee spotlight – FireLodge Tribal Youth Program Coordinator BJ Trousdale

  When one thinks about the toughest jobs of the more than 2,200 employees of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation, services like the police and health clinics […]
April 2, 2014

Native youth’s perspective: Advice from teens for parents

  Have you ever heard the saying, “Raising teenagers is like nailing Jell-O to a wall”? It is humorous quote and one many can relate to, […]
May 8, 2014

Tribal Youth get educated on diabetes prevention

  The after school programs at CPN’s Tribal Youth facility is an opportunity for youth between the ages of 12-17 to receive education focusing on drug […]
May 27, 2014

Earth Day tradition continues to keep CPN a beautiful area

  April in Oklahoma is when the season truly starts to change, with grass turning green, trees begin to bud and crops sprout from the tilled […]
June 10, 2014

Free Summer Camp is Open to Native American Teens in Florida

  TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Native American teenagers living in Florida have an opportunity to learn while enjoying outstanding recreational, cultural and social activities during a free […]
July 22, 2014

Tribal Youth in the midst of a busy summer season

At Citizen Potawatomi Nation Tribal Youth Programs, the P.L.A.C.E. (Potawatomi Learning And Cultural Exchange), we are consistently blessed to work with fantastic youth and a wonderful […]
December 22, 2014

Holiday season keeps tribal youth busy

Last month was again exciting time at The P.L.A.C.E. We elected new officers for the year, and their election heralds a new year with leadership that […]
March 25, 2015

Tribal youth update: March 2015

 February at the FireLodge Tribal Youth Program the P.L.A.C.E. was a busy time. The youth celebrated Black History Month, Healthy Heart Month, learned about teen dating […]
April 24, 2015

FireLodge Youth update: April 2015

March was a very busy time at the P.L.A.C.E., starting with the Tribal Youth’s collection of items for a care package to the Pine Ridge Cove […]