George Byrd Grinnell American Indian Fund (Aired on September 4, 2009)

L to R: Eileen Charbonneau, Scott Meyer

L to R: Eileen Charbonneau, Scott Meyer

Millbrook Rotarian Scott Meyer and novelist Eileen Charbonneau, Administrators of the nonprofit George Byrd Grinnell American Indian Fund, dedicated to maintaining the cultural integrity of American Indian communities.  The interview covers ways the Fund helps Native Americans, most recently members of Montana’s Blackfoot Nation, and local exchange programs. Serving Native Americans throughout the United States for over sixteen years, the Grinnell Fund’s activities strive to “honor, celebrate, empower, and increase opportunities for American Indian children, adults, families, and communities” through various earning programs and scholarships for adults and students from elementary school through college.

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September 4, 2009 · Posted in Education, Humanitarian Service, Support Groups, Youth