The Power of Influence: The Native American Women, Narrative During a Health Crisis with Nikki Pitre

This episode of Organize Your Butterflies features a dynamic conversation between Nikki Pitre, acting Executive Director, Center for Native American Youth at the Aspen Institute, and Alejandra Y. Castillo, CEO, YWCA. The historical milestones of Native American women have shaped America’s history. Today, they continue to make strides – despite the challenging environment of this nation – especially within the global pandemic.

Young women from tribes across the country have come together to use their collective power and influence to work on behalf of their communities. In Nikki’s role at the Center for Native American Youth, she is responsible for spearheading the initiative to promote leadership within the Native American population’s youth.

Be sure to listen to find out how Native Youth is responding to COVID-19,

For more information on Nikki, be sure to check her out here!


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