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Student Rate Available for Lakota Language Weekend-Eagle Butte Feb 24-25

Student Rate Available for Lakota Language Weekend-Eagle Butte Feb 24-25

The Cheyenne River Youth Project is still accepting reservations for the upcoming “Lakota Language Weekend” for adult and teen beginners at its Eagle Butte campus on Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 24-25. The nonprofit youth organization also has announced that the weekend event, priced at $40, will be available to students for a special rate of… Continue Reading

2018 Passion for Fashion: How You Can Help

2018 Passion for Fashion: How You Can Help

If you would like to support the Cheyenne River Youth Project’s 2018 Dress Drive for Passion for Fashion, please considering contributing any of the following: -New/Gently Used Formal Dresses (Sizes 4-26, especially sizes 16-26) -Dress Accessories (Examples: Purses, Wraps, Scarves) -Formal Shoes (especially sizes 9-12) -Jewelry -Hair Accessories & Care Products -Facial, Manicure and Pedicure… Continue Reading

CRYP Will be Featured on OWN’s “The Hero Effect” on July 8

CRYP Will be Featured on OWN’s “The Hero Effect” on July 8

When “The Hero Effect” returns to the Oprah Winfrey Network this Saturday, it will travel to South Dakota’s remote, 2.8-million-acre Cheyenne River Lakota reservation and shine a spotlight on the nonprofit Cheyenne River Youth Project. The episode is scheduled to air at 10 a.m. Eastern / 9 a.m. Central on OWN. In this episode, viewers… Continue Reading

CRYP Receives $25K Grant from the O.P. and W.E. Edwards Foundation

The Cheyenne River Youth Project® has announced that it has received a $25,000 grant for 2016 from the Red Lodge, Montana-based O.P. and W.E. Edwards Foundation. The 27-year-old, not-for-profit, grassroots youth organization will use this much-needed funding to support daily operations at its large East Lincoln Street campus and to continue expanding its culturally sensitive,… Continue Reading

October Partner of the Month: SWAMP-IN

This month, we’re going to do something a little differently. One of the leaders of our featured Partner of the Month, SWAMP-IN (Saints with a Mission Purpose — Indian Nations), will be sharing her group’s CRYP story. We’re honored to introduce our longtime friend and supporter Debra Wills, and to express our heartfelt gratitude for… Continue Reading

September Partner of the Month: Dietel Partners

This month, we’d like to acknowledge Dietel Partners, a family-owned philanthropic advising firm that represents anonymous donors’ interests and awards grants on their behalf. Dietel Partners and its clients have supported CRYP for more than three years. Our relationship started in 2012, when Dietel Partners awarded a grant that allowed CRYP to purchase two large… Continue Reading

May Partner of the Month: Child Fund International

Child Fund International exists to help deprived, excluded and vulnerable children have the capacity to improve their lives and the opportunity to become young adults, parents and leaders who bring lasting and positive change in their communities. The organization, originally founded in 1938 to support orphaned children in China, promotes societies around the world whose… Continue Reading



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P.O. Box 410

Eagle Butte, SD 57625

Phone: 1-605-964-8200

Fax: 1-605-964-8201


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