28.3%

The percentage of single-race American Indians who were in poverty in 2014, the highest rate of any race group. For the nation as a whole, the poverty rate was 15.5 percent. (2014 American Community Survey)

 

We are committed to empowering First Nations to reach their full potential through:

  • Educational programs for schools

  • Improving food security

  • Access to business resources


Pine Ridge Reservation Clothes Drive, Fall 2018

The following is a list of clothing items needed for Pine Ridge, South Dakota. Multiples of each clothing item are needed. We are requesting *Winter Clothing* at this time.

  • Ladies Shirts Sizes : Medium (1 person), Large (3 people), Extra Large (2 people)

  • Ladies Pants Sizes: 9 (1 person), 11 (1 person), 13 (3 people), 15 (1 person)

  • Junior/Misses Pants Sizes: 2 (1 person)

  • Junior/Misses Shirts Sizes: 16 (1 person)

  • Men's Shirts Sizes: XXL (1 person)

  • Men's Pants Sizes: 38 x 34 (1 person)

  • Girls' Shirts Sizes: 6 (1 person), 7/8 (1 person), 10/12 (1 person)

  • Girls' Pants Sizes: 6 (1 person), 7 (1 person), 8 (1 person)

  • Boys' Shirts Sizes: Large

  • Boys' Pants Sizes: 14 Husky

  • Toddler Boys Shirts and Pants: 4T/4

  • Infant Boys Clothing (Shirts, Pants, Sleepers): 3-6 months, 6-9 months, 12 months

  • Infant Girls Clothing (Shirts, Pants, Sleepers): 3-6 months, 6-9 months, 12 months