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CRYP Earns NPS Travel Grant for Wind Cave Trips in July and August

CRYP Earns NPS Travel Grant for Wind Cave Trips in July and August

Hopa Mountain, in partnership with the National Park Service, has announced that the Cheyenne River Youth Project is a 2019 awardee of the “Connecting with our Homelands” travel grant. The grassroots, nonprofit youth organization is one of 21 indigenous organizations, schools and nonprofits that have earned travel funds for trips to national park unites across… Continue Reading

CRYP Welcomes 73 Guests to Annual “Thanks For Kids” Dinner

CRYP welcomed 73 members of the Cheyenne River community to its annual “Thanks for Kids” celebration and dinner. The festivities took place on Tuesday, November 25 at the Cokata Wiconi teen center. A visiting volunteer group from Wisconsin’s Marquette University High School prepared the traditional, homemade, holiday-inspired meal. Much of the fresh produce came directly… Continue Reading

CRYP to Launch Summer Storytelling Series for CRST Youth The Cheyenne River Youth Project will be launching its Summer Storytelling Series for youth ages 6-18 today at 1:30 p.m., alternating between the Cokata Wiconi Teen Center and the Main Youth Center. The series will begin with Alfred Greeves, an elder from the CRST community, and will continue every Wednesday evening at 5 p.m.… Continue Reading

CRYP to Host Free Hoop Dancing Workshop With Dallas Chief Eagle on Friday

  30 day payday loans online In collaboration with the South Dakota Arts Council, the Cheyenne River Youth Project will be hosting a Hoop Dancing Workshop taught by renowned hoop dancer Dallas Chief Eagle Jr. The class will be held this Friday, June 27th, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Cokata Wiconi Teen… Continue Reading

CRYP Receives USDA Grant to Support Tribal Food Sovereignty

24 7 fast cash loans The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has partnered with the Cheyenne River Youth Project with a $20,000 grant to advance the growth and sustainability of the organization’s Winyan Toka Win (“Leading Lady”)  Garden and the economic development enterprises it supports on the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation, which is classified as… Continue Reading



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