North Star AISES will support the creation and implementation of a Women's Elder Nibi/Mini Council to uphold the cultural authority of women elders to participate in tribal decisions that impact water on and near reservations in collaboration with scientific experts.
"Connector Academy and Lab," a project of the Cleveland Neighborhood Association, will train residents to become leaders in their community and make change in their neighborhood. Residents will work together, learn from one another and support one another in creating innovative community-building projects.
Technical Assistance to support the unexpected increase in construction cost for Community Innovation grant #17-60986, given for the GROW-IT Center, an innovative response to maximize an unused capital resource for university and community groups
The "Stand Up ND Project" will foster discussion and raise awareness among children, educators, parents and community members about how to reduce bullying through radio, web, social media and face-to-face events.
To continue the work of Community Innovation grant #34128, given to solve the need for better access to affordable, culturally competent, quality early childhood education services in the Cedar Riverside neighborhood (West Bank)