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By Genevieve Shuey
For The Sentinel 

Big River serves Native youth

 

August 21, 2019



The Big River Youth Council serves Native youth along the Columbia River. All Native youth ages 12 through 21 are welcome.

BRYC raised money for this trip through Indian taco feeds and selling concessions at the Rock Creek pow wow. They were also sponsored by the tribe and received substantial support from Goldendale United Methodist Church.

For many of the BRYC members, this was not only their fist plane trip but their first trip out-of-state.

UNITY is a national organization of Native youth councils. Their website, Unityinc.org states “Unity’s mission is to foster the spiritual, mental, physical, and social development of American Indian and Alaska Native youth and to help build a...



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