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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…

2011 Volunteer Of The Year: Mary Elaine Priester

Mary Elaine Priester

Teacher to students that speak other languages at Westview High School, Beaverton School District.  An graphicartist focusing on  pen and ink drawings. My art work and cards have been available through our silent auctions.   ( I was a volunteer previous to being on the board.  I also piloted the K-12 curriculum in my English as…

Volunteer Appreciation

Anne Morin is WISDOM Volunteer of the Month for January 2009! We would like to express appreciation to Anne for all the media support she has stepped up to provide this past month: She developed 2 posters for the storytelling retreat and “An Afternoon of Tribal Storytelling” public event on 14 March. She refined releases…

About Wisdom of the Elders

Our Mission Committed to Native American cultural sustainability, multimedia education and race reconciliation, Wisdom of the Elders, Inc. (Wisdom) records and preserves the oral history, cultural arts, language concepts, and traditional ecological knowledge of exemplary American Indian historians, cultural leaders and environmentalists in collaboration with arts and cultural organizations and educational institutions. We especially seek to…