The Whitney and the American Indian Community House co-host March Social

We would like to thank all our volunteers, sponsors, and community members who help keep these socials going into the future generations to come. Article Written by Rick Chavolla, Sasha Wortzel, Sheldon Raymore, with photos by photographer Filip Wolak. “We thank all of you for being here.  It’s really, really special to us to be in […]

NATIVE AMERICAN NONPROFIT AIMS TO BOOST COMMUNITY HEALTH BY TEACHING LAKOTA LANGUAGE

GENERAL, NONPROFIT PROFILE Originally published on MAR 14, 2018 By ALEJANDRA O’CONNELL-DOMENECH Research suggests that learning Lakota and other indigenous languages can improve overall health among Native Americans. (Illustration by Zach Williams/ NYN Media) In a small room in the basement of New York University, Aru Apaza sits with a group of a dozen others and gushes […]

The American Indian Community House, Still A Home Away From Home

Despite losing funding, the American Indian Community House continues serving indigenous populations of New York City Tony Enos • Indian Country Today • August 8, 2017 New York is known for being a transient city. Thousands come and go through the heart-pounding city of Manhattan every day. Getting overwhelmed by the concrete jungle can take only seconds, […]