Hosted four STEM Virtual Career Talks, highlighting tribal youth and Waccamaw Siouans in STEM careers.
16 tribal youth participated in the Virtual Wigwam STEM Competition, resulting in 16 replica wigwams completed, 1K in scholarships awarded and exhibit locations that include Waccamaw Siouan Tribe and Town Creek Indian Mound.
300+ Participants in Community Yacunne (fish) Camp (2022)
75 Tribal Youth and families participating in MarineQuest Day and UNCW Tour
Continued to produce oral history stories through Star Preservation Project
Held a "Kickoff to Summer Party" with the tribal community
Held a "Connecting" event in the Green Swamp to reintroduce the community to cultural significant lands and archeology with The Nature Conservancy
Received the CCRG Grant: "Reinforcing Resilience: Gleaning Knowledge from the Land and Water of the Waccamaw Siouan Tribe“ and conducted 103 Soil Samples with 50 youth, community members and partners.
Hosted 4 part Native Financial Literacy Course called "Wampum Talks".
Hosted Waccamaw Siouan STEM Day with 10 partners, 50 youth participants and $4K in STEM Kits and educational material provided.
Began a Language Revitalization Project and held a Canoe Song Writing Workshop in partnership with the Museum of the Southeast American Indian Museum
Provided trainings and workshop in "How to build grassroots programming in Tribal Communities" and "Right relationship training with tribal communities". See our resources page to learn more.