Newsletter

Dear Friends & Relatives, It is the season to reflect on our blessings and seek out ways to make life better for those in our circle. It is a time for sustaining the fire of generosity and expanding the flame of compassion in our hearts.  As 2017 approaches to an end, please remember the Wisdom…

Dear Wisdom Community, Thanks to your amazing generosity last week we made it to our goal of $2,000!!! THANK YOU! A Letter from Executive Director, Gerry RainingBird: WITH GRATITUDE! FUNDRAISING GOAL SURPASSED! On behalf of all connected with Wisdom of the Elders, Inc., including board, staff and volunteers, we wish to send a sincere “thank…

 >>>> December 2017 >>>> Wisdom expanded the Discovering Yidong Xinag Educational Toolkit and will provide it early in 2018 starting with a pilot being planned with an Oregon tribe. This culturally-tailored multimedia curriculum features film clips from the Native Wisdom Documentary Film Series with indigenous science, traditional ecological knowledge and cultural arts. These cultural elements are being integrated…

 >>>> June 2017 >>>> Our Native American crew at Wisdom Workforce Development LLC gained new work opportunities thanks to partnerships with Friends of Trees, WHPacific and West Multnomah Soil and Waters Conservation District. They had a range of opportunities from planting and mulching trees in Lents and other neighborhoods, to planting Native plant species in…

Dear Wisdom Community, Happy Holidays! As we move into Holiday Season, we continue our Wisdom of the Elders Winter Fundraising Drive. We kicked off last month with #GivingTuesday, and thanks to your generosity we raised a little over $200! We are so grateful for your support of our organization and our work. >>>>Our Winter Drive…