Join us for the first ever regional Gen-I Youth Gathering in Southern California!

The Center for Native American Youth is working with the Agua Band of Cahuilla Indians  to plan the first ever Generation Indigenous (Gen-I) Youth Gathering in Southern California. This is a chance for Native youth in the SoCal area to meet one another, discuss issues and priorities for your communities, and learn new ways to … Continue reading Join us for the first ever regional Gen-I Youth Gathering in Southern California!

CNAY Connects with Tribal Leaders, Programs, and Native Youth in California

During the first week of December, CNAY's Erik Stegman traveled to Palm Springs to represent the Center for Native American Youth at the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention's (OJJDP) Tribal Youth Conference and the Office for Victims of Crime's annual Indian Nations Conference. At both events, Erik presented CNAY's findings from youth roundtables, the … Continue reading CNAY Connects with Tribal Leaders, Programs, and Native Youth in California

Reminder: Apply to Attend the 2016 White House Tribal Nations Conference by August 22!

Greetings! For the third consecutive year, the Obama Administration is inviting a diverse group of Native American youth (ages 14-24) from across the country to participate in the 2016 White House Tribal Nations Conference on September 25-27 in Washington, DC. The annual conference provides youth with the opportunity to join elected officials from the 567 … Continue reading Reminder: Apply to Attend the 2016 White House Tribal Nations Conference by August 22!

June 3 Gen-I NOW: Funding for Culture Camps & Leadership Development in Rural Alaska

Dai (Hello in the Milluk language)! This Gen-I Native Opportunities Weekly (NOW) message shares information about funding from RurAL CAP to support Youth Development & Culture Camps in Alaska! The State of Alaska Department of Health and Social Services Division of Juvenile Justice has collaborated with the Rural Alaska Community Action Program, Inc. (RurAL CAP) … Continue reading June 3 Gen-I NOW: Funding for Culture Camps & Leadership Development in Rural Alaska

Mar 23 Gen-I NOW Message: Apply by April 11 for the Native Youth in Agriculture Summer Leadership Summit!

Aya! (Hello in the Miami-Peoria Language) uh-yuh This Native Opportunities Weekly (NOW) message shares information about the Indigenous Food and Agriculture Initiative's Native Youth in Agriculture Summer Leadership Summit at the University of Arkansas School of Law! The Native Youth in Agriculture Summer Leadership Summit promotes careers in farming, ranching and food businesses for American Indian, Alaska Native and … Continue reading Mar 23 Gen-I NOW Message: Apply by April 11 for the Native Youth in Agriculture Summer Leadership Summit!