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We wish to thank the Kalliopeia Foundation for grants received for the Wounded Bear program. This is the 3rd year the Foundation has supported the Wounded Bear. This grant has empower us the provide the following programs;

To date, the Wounded Bear Program has been delivered via presentations and as the framework for healing retreats and professional training 2009-2012.

  • Children's Consortium, Athens, OH (new request, presentation at statewide video conference and taping)
  • Dayton Correctional Institution (general population)
  • Veteran's Retreat (3-day retreat, consultation, planning session)
  • Woman's 3 day Recovery Retreat ,Devlac Hall Treatment Center (residential/in-patient) 2009
  • Southeast Correctional Center (2 presentations )
  • Brunswick Schools (3 presentations for students in mentor programs and students with special needs) 2009
  • University of Dayton Healing Retreat for Native People's Celebration Week, 2009
  • Woman's 3 day Recovery Retreat, Devlac Hall Treatment Center (residential/in-patient) 2010
  • 2 Veteran's Healing Retreats - Red Bird Center
  • Healing Retreat Freedom House staff who are in service to Veterans / Red Bird Center
  • Brunswick Schools ( 4 presentations for students in mentor programs and students with special needs) 2010
  • 3 Individual Healing retreats for more intensive healing / Red Bird Center
  • Healing Family Violence training for Athens County Children's Services
  • Pickaway Correctional ( Native Inmates)

We wish to also thank the Kalliopeia Foundation for funding our director's travel expenses to Vietnam so she could facilitate the healing ceremonies for our Veterans/Vietnamese Veterans and the overall community.

We wish to thank the Tides Foundation for their grant to fund the over all operations of the Red Bird Center.

We wish to thank the Margaret Clark Morgan Foundation for funding our Veteran's monthly healing retreats starting July 2011 through June 2012 for residents and graduates of Freedom House and members of Warriors Journey Home.

We wish to thank the Kutz Foundation for over all operations of the Red Bird Center and Veterans services.

We wish to thank the East Ohio Conference of the United Methodist Church for funding our Native American programs for spiritual gatherings, Ancestral teachings, New Years Eve Sobriety Pow Wow, and other support services to our Native families through out Ohio.

We wish the thank numerous members of the private sector (many who have expressed a desire to remain anonymous) for donations that have supported the overall operations of the Red Bird Center.

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