Mniluzahan Okolakiciyapi Ambassadors forge relationships

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RAPID CITY, S.D. (KOTA TV) - Marnie Herrmann and Whitney Rencountre are Mniluzahan Okolakiciyapi Ambassadors. A Bush Community Innovation Grant helped start the group.

"Mniluzahan Okolakiciyapi" means Rapid City Circle of Friends. The group uses the acronym BEAM = Bridge cultures, Educate ourselves and others, Advocate and Model respectful behaviors.

Contact Karen Mortimer if you have questions or suggestions for the group at (605) 390-8937.

This group of Native and non- Native community leaders and stakeholders works toward systemic change through leadership and engagement.

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