Archives: June 2015

Summer Camp Volunteers Needed

We are looking to recruit volunteers to support our summer camps. It’s a great way to have fun, give back and support our youth this summer. SUMMER ASCEND June 29th- August 7th Monday-Friday, 9:30am-2:20pm Support high school students with subjects such as English and algebra. If you enjoy math and breaking it down in aView Article >

Community Partners Gift Scholarships

The Early College Academy (ECA) graduation was a time for celebrating the class of 2015 and awarding the first annual ECA Scholars Scholarship. More than $8,000 was presented to current ECA graduates and alumni from our generous partners with Wells Fargo, Oregon Lottery, and United Way Columbia-Willamette. Our partners recognize the disproportionate gap in higherView Article >

Youth Going to D.C. for National Conference

NAYA congratulates youth leaders, Josiah One Star, Sicangu Lakota/ Lyackson First Nation, Leticia Velasquez, Klamath/Modoc, Lanie Grimm, Kickapoo/Winnebago, and Lofanitani Aisea-Ball, Klamath/Modoc, for being selected to attend the first ever White House Tribal Youth Gathering. All four youth answered President Obama’s Generation Indigenous (#Gen-I) Native Youth Challenge. The four youth took on the #Gen-I challengeView Article >

Double Your Dollar, Sustain Our Mission

  Our partners at Bank of America are generously investing in NAYA’s mission by matching all new monthly donations during the month of June. A $10 monthly contribution becomes $240 in annual support for our community. They’re matching up to $10,000 from monthly donor because they believe in sustaining our critical services. Will you seize this amazing opportunity, and becomeView Article >