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AIM: The Children of the Crow Indian reservation, a stronghold of traditional values and culture, rise-up by initiating a youth summer camp, which will be the catalyst for social and economic improvement through the creation of an inspired youth lead... Read more
The Children of the Crow Indian reservation, a stronghold of traditional values and culture, rise-up by initiating a youth summer camp, which will be the catalyst for social and economic improvement through the creation of an inspired youth leadership; armed with the vision and the tools necessary for real, sustainable change.
Potential permanent job opportunities with Leap2Grow, a non-profit organization (www.leap2grow.org)
*Top 2 interns will have opportunity to present research findings at Native Tribal conference in England.
Extremely rare and unprecedented access to live with Native Americans
Will receive full orientation prior to beginning, including curriculum training ( no experience necessary)
ALL food, accommodation and amenities will be provide at NO COST for entire duration
A commitment of a minimum 3 consecutive weeks, maximum 8 weeks.
The Center Pole (www.thecenterpole.org), located on the Crow Native American reservation, near Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument, 1 hour south east of Billings airport, in Garryowen, Montana. (The Center Pole, is a 501 (c)(3) registered charity)
The first official Warrior Youth Summer Camp will be conducted with the assistance of 10 interns, working together, which will provide a " Big Brother/Big Sister" learning environment to 30, specially selected, Crow children.
Small ratios of 1 to 4 will effectively allow the interns to implement the curriculum provided, along with imbedding much needed confidence and motivation within the Crow children.
Bonds and relationships will be formed, which will enable the Crow children to open up and connect, hence, providing a path to become inspired and be focused to help their own people
BENEFITS TO INTERN:
Top 2 interns will have opportunity to present research findings at Native Tribal conference in England
Extremely rare and unprecedented opportunity to live with Native Americans
Career opportunities with the non-profit Leap2Grow for selected interns (www.leap2grow.org)
Assist in curriculum development and research project
Develop life-long bonds with the children of the Crow Indian Reservation.
Be a positive and influential role-model to the children
Help these oppressed children rise up to reflect the greatness their ancient culture.