As you drive onto the reservation, you leave your world behind. The majestic mountains, the miles of rural, wheat lined and unspoiled landscape with the graffiti covered railways connecting the wide open spaces, you feel like you’re on the set of an old school western. There is a timeless feel you get when on the reservation, things move slowly and you can’t help to feel insignificant with all this towering beauty surrounding you. And then it hits you; you begin to see signs
We have eclipsed the $23,000 and are speeding towards the $25,000 mark. We just purchased our regulation size 50x84 outdoor basketball/hockey court and the basketball and hockey nets. The cost was $21,000 and it will take another $15-20,000 of cement pouring/prep work to build the court.
We have less than three weeks to raise the additional $15,-20,000. We are desperately searching for a large donor to help us on our final leg of our fundraising journey. If you know of any
"I am here only to be truly helpful I am here to represent Him Who sent me. I do not have to worry about what to say or what to do, because He Who send me will direct me. I am content to be wherever He wishes, knowing He goes there with me. I will be healed as I let Him teach me to heal." (A Course in Mircales, Helen Schucman) The time is now. There has never been more urgency to help these kids. In Martin Luther King Jr’s Why We Can’t Wait (one of my favorites by MLK), King’
This rink symbolizes hope for kids who find themselves in extremely hopeless circumstances. None of these children asked to be thrust into the conditions in which they live. They seldom trust strangers, or outsiders, even when assistance is offered to them. The rink we intend to build is symbolic of long-overdue change—that things are going to get better. A certain air of anticipation comes with the pending construction of this new complex; finally, something positive is goin