Champion for Change Awarded Truman Scholarship

NATIVE AMERICAN YOUTH CHAMPION FOR CHANGE RORY TAYLOR RECEIVES TRUMAN SCHOLARSHIP   April 12, 2017 - Washington, DC. Rory Taylor (Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma), a Center for Native American Youth (CNAY) Champion for Change, has just been named a recipient of the prestigious Harry S. Truman Scholarship award. The Truman Scholarship is a highly competitive … Continue reading Champion for Change Awarded Truman Scholarship

Poarch Band of Creek Indians Contributes $25K to Center for Native American Youth

March 21, 2017, Washington, DC -- The Poarch Band of Creek Indians recently contributed $25,000 to the Center for Native American Youth at The Aspen Institute (CNAY) in ­support of CNAY’s mission to increase opportunity and decrease barriers to success for young Native Americans. Robbie McGhee, Vice Chair of the Poarch Band of Creek Indians, … Continue reading Poarch Band of Creek Indians Contributes $25K to Center for Native American Youth

Comcast Foundation Supports Center for Native American Youth with $15,000 Contribution

In 2016, the Comcast Foundation awarded the Center for Native American Youth  at The Aspen Institute (CNAY) an award of $15,000 to support CNAY's internship program. This partnership between Comcast and CNAY expands opportunity for youth in Indian Country through added staff capacity, and assists CNAY in cultivating non-Native allies through direct engagement in the organization’s work. Support from the Comcast … Continue reading Comcast Foundation Supports Center for Native American Youth with $15,000 Contribution

Release: CNAY Recognizes Native American Youth Leaders as 2016 Champions for Change!

One Dupont Circle • Suite 700 Washington, DC, 20036 Tel. 202-736-5800 Fax 202-467-0790 http://www.aspeninstitute.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Erik Stegman, Executive Director Center for Native American Youth The Aspen Institute 202-736-2521 erik.stegman@aspeninstitute.org  SENATOR BYRON DORGAN (RET.) AND ASPEN INSTITUTE'S CENTER FOR NATIVE AMERICAN YOUTH CELEBRATE OUTSTANDING NATIVE AMERICAN YOUTH Senator Dorgan was joined by US Secretary of the … Continue reading Release: CNAY Recognizes Native American Youth Leaders as 2016 Champions for Change!