Cook Native American Ministries Foundation‘s grant program has a national reach. Eight tribal communities in 6 states were awarded grants amounting to $50,0000. CNAMF announced the recipients of grant funding that will be used for programs that positively impact and empower Native churches and communities.
Recipient: Mending Wings, Wapato, Washington
Dancing Our Prayers – Engages Native youth and Elders from the Yakama Nation in integrated activities that increase access to and sharing of cultural knowledge, traditions, and spiritual beliefs. In an effort to break down barriers between church and Native America, 15-20 youth travel throughout the year to multi-denominational churches, camps, conferences and community events to share Yakama culture, spirituality, and ways of life with people throughout the country.