Chickasaw youth learn leadership skills
Last updated 4/7/2020 at 2:02pm
ADA, Okla.-The Chikasha Pehlichi Ikbi "Creating Chickasaw Leaders" Youth Leadership Program (CPI) recently attended the Close Up Foundation's annual American Indian Youth Summit in Washington, D.C.
During the summit, CPI youth leaders had the opportunity to engage in workshops with others from different tribal communities. They discussed the most pressing issues facing their areas, discovered the historic relationship between tribes and the U.S. government, and explored current issues impacting Indian Country. They also created tribal action initiatives to address concerns and present to tr...