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Native Wisdom Film Festival Poster

FREE  Celebrate Native American Heritage Month with Wisdom of the Elders: This month Wisdom continues its statewide film screenings and will be hosting one here in Portland at the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry next Monday, November 13th. We hope you, our colleagues, friends and relatives, can join us for this special free event…

Tawna Sanchez Picture

NOVEMBER’S DISCOVERING OUR STORY TV PROGRAM We’re proud to announce that our guest for November’s Discovering Our Story TV program will be Oregon House Representative Tawna Sanchez. Tawna Sanchez was born of Shoshone-Bannock, Ute, and Carrizo descent and raised in Portland, Oregon. She received a Bachelor’s of Arts from Marylhurst University and a Masters in…

Wisdom of the Elders is inviting Native American older high school plus college-age students in the Portland area to serve as peer mentors for Discovering Yidong Xinag*. This Native American youth leadership initiative is designed to engage Native youth in environmental and climate studies through service learning by serving as peer mentors to middle and high…