Homefires Burning

Fred Collins of the Northern Chumash Tribal Council with Seventh Generation Fund Board Chair Tonya Gonnella Frichner, Onondaga (Couresty Seventh Generation Fund)

Seventh Generation Fund Announces Awards at its Keeping the Homefires Burning Gathering

More than 275 people representing more than 100 different Indigenous Nations and communities attended the Keeping the Homefires Burning convention this year. They participated in three days of dialogue on issues including traditional agriculture strategies for food sovereignty and self-determination, a community approach to advancing and implementing the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, the protection of water, sacred sites, and much more.

See article here

The Seventh Generation Fund is an Indigenous non-profit organization dedicated to promoting and maintaining the uniqueness of Native peoples throughout the Americas.

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