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Your Photography is helping the youth of our Native American Indians
We have partnered with the following Native American Indian Schools. A portion
of your photography contract
will be donated in your name to a school of your choice. You can be part
of a good dream that is caught in their dream
Visit their web sites to find out more about the mission of each school.
In addition to educational programs St. Francis Mission has developed
programs that support the development
of strong self-esteem and self-value.
Two such programs are the Youth Employment Training Program and Body,
Mind & Soul.
The Y.E.T. program, as it is known locally, provides much needed work
experience and the practice
of work ethic by employing
youth ages 13-17 in the various departments of St. Francis Mission during
the summer months.
Besides offering knowledge in unique areas such as
Museum artifact preservation and DJ experience at
Radio Station KINI,
the program provides for other opportunities like CPR training and spiritual
The mission of The Red Cloud Indian Schools is to provide a quality
education from kindergarten through high school to the Native American
on the Pine Ridge Reservation. The educational process at Red Cloud
Indian School attempts to give lakota students the skills
need to compete in the larger society while retaining the traditional
values and culture of the Lakota heritage. Course work includes a
educational curriculum (Math, Science, History, etc.) as well
in ethics, religion, Lakota culture, Lakota religion, and Lakota
Established in 1884, St. Labre Indian School offers an unforgettable
cultural, historical, and educational experience.
Today, St. Labre Indian School offers preschool through high school
education for Crow and Northern Cheyenne children.
at all three campuses is nearly 700 children and continues to grow.
Since 1927, St. Joseph's Indian School has provided care and education
for Native American boys and girls.
St. Joseph's Indian School's stated
mission is to provide for the basic welfare of children
and medical care) with special emphasis on the spiritual, emotional
development of each child, while respecting their
Bonaventure Mission serves the Navajo (Diné) living on the
Eastern Navajo Nation.
In addition to operating a tuition-free school,
Bonaventure Mission provides extensive human services for those living
The Mission also operates a thrift store and is a major
Saint Michael Indian School was founded in 1902 by Mother Katherine
Drexel of the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament.
The school is accredited
by the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School
It is a member of the National
Catholic Education Association and the Diocese of Gallup Catholic School
St. Michael Indian School provides students from local Native American
communities with a quality education that is rooted in Catholic values,
sensitive to Native heritage, teaches leadership skills, and enables
students to contribute in a culturally diverse world.
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