Anishnaabek Journey Toward Understanding

Anishnaabek Journey Toward Understanding

2016 Grant Recipients Share Native Americans River Raisin National Battlefield Anishnaabek Journey Toward Understanding $25,000 • Monroe A team of 8 Michigan educators, National Park Service educational staff and Odawa historical experts embarked on an actual Journey...
Native American Heritage Month Celebration

Native American Heritage Month Celebration

2016 Grant Recipients Share Native Americans Muskegon Community College Native American Heritage Month Celebration $22,100 • Muskegon This project built community awareness that promoted cultural understanding and the importance of equity.  We wanted our students and...
Sharing Our Native American History

Sharing Our Native American History

2016 Grant Recipients Share Native Americans Community Foundation for Northeast Michigan Examine Our Native American History $25,000 • Alpena In conjunction with the second annual Lake Huron Discovery Tour (LHDT), October 7-10, 2016, and in recognition of Indigenous...
Potawatomi Interpretive Homestead

Potawatomi Interpretive Homestead

2016 Grant Recipients Share Native Americans Central Upper Peninsula Planning and Development Regional Commission Potawatomi Interpretive Homestead $3,161 • Escanaba The Central Upper Peninsula Planning and Development (CUPPAD) Regional Commission, in partnership with...
Fountain of the Pioneers Public Education Project

Fountain of the Pioneers Public Education Project

2016 Grant Recipients Share Native Americans Kalamazoo Historic Preservation Commission Fountain of the Pioneers Public Education Project $22,434 • Kalamazoo The project partnered with the Match-E-Be-Nash-E-Wish Band of the Pottawatomi Tribe to create engaging methods...