Alternative Spring Break - Yakama Nation
Fort Simcoe landscape
Topic Area: Environmental Justice, Native American autonomy, Farmworker Rights
Location: Yakama Nation; Toppenish, WA; Wapato, WA
Past Community Partner(s): Yakama Nation, Heritage University, Just Living Farm, Central Washington University’s Educational Opportunity Center
Student participants met with tribal elders and other community leaders to learn about issues of Native American autonomy and farmworker rights.
Our trip application will be out soon. Stay tuned for more information about that by liking our Facebook page and/or signing up for our email list (we send out a weekly newsletter during the school year).