Author Archives: Laura Mendoza

CIMCC & The Tribal Youth Ambassadors Food Sovereignty Project

Food Sovereignty Exhibit Development Survey The Tribal Youth Ambassadors (TYA) of the California Indian Museum and Cultural Center (CIMCC) are currently working on developing an exhibit that highlights food sovereignty for the Coast Pomo, Valley Pomo and Lake Pomo and Miwok tribes. The goals for this project are to create a dialogue and strategies for enhancing food sovereignty and health ...

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Acorn Bites!

Delicious, nutritious and indigenous! The Acorn Bites product is a social enterprise project of the Tribal Youth Ambassadors. Proceeds go to fund educational and cultural advancement of Native youth in Sonoma and Lake County. These extraordinaire and yummy bites can be purchased at these fine Farmers Markets: Wednesdays at The Santa Rosa Original Certified Farmer’s Market Every Second Sunday of ...

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California Indian Day Celebration

CIMCC cordially invites you to celebrate California Indian Day with us! Save the date for September 7, 2019. We will kick off our celebration at 11am and conclude at 4pm. Our Tribal Youth Ambassadors will be sharing their Food Sovereignty work with the community and we will have local Native community members showcasing their work. Click here to follow our ...

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Visit us this Friday to check out the OXDX pop up shop and participate in a live screen printing activity!! Bring in an item of clothing that you want to silkscreen, OXDX will have a design ready to add to any cotton and seamless items. Attendance is free but there is a small fee to participate ($10 per print). Please ...

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