2018 MLK day of Service: LCE Book Drive!

This Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the LCE VolunTEAM engaged Edison, New Jersey in our work for Lakota Youth. We reached out to the local community, and adults and youth as young as 8 years old, gathered and packed 390 books for one of our partner schools: Little Wound School located in Kyle, SD! Books […]

Holiday Party brings together youth on Pine Ridge Reservation!

This December we hosted a holiday party for Lakota youth ages 12-24 on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation! Over 50 youth were served with a healthy lunch, gifts, and a number of activities at our holiday party. Activities at the holiday party included cookie decorating, stocking decorating, and a service project of creating holiday cards […]

LCE joins the LNI festivities!

(Photographs courtesy of Tara Rose Weston photography) The Lakota Nation Invitational (LNI) is an annual event in Rapid City, SD that brings together Lakota youth and Lakota communities from across the state of South Dakota for activities including basketball, handgames, language bowl, knowledge bowl, archery, and poetry slam tournaments. This year, LCE served as a co-organizer for the 5th […]