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5 Reasons to Come on the Running Strong Reservations Tour
7/18/17 in Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, South Dakota under General News
Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, South Dakota
1.Crazy Horse Memorial
Located in the heart of the Black Hills, this monument is intended to protect and preserve the culture of North American Indians.
2. The Badlands
Badlands National Park has dramatic landscapes that span layered rock formations, steep canyons, and towering spires.
3. Meet Billy Mills
You’ll get the chance to meet Olympic gold medalist and Running Strong’s National Spokesperson, Billy Mills!
4. Meet Running Strong’s Field Team
There are a multitude of people who keep Running Strong coordinated and moving smoothly. You’ll have the opportunity to meet the members of our field team who keep us up and running.
5. Wild Horse Sanctuary
“A home where hundreds of wild horses not only live but flourish,” the Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary is a beautiful spot where the land is untouched and wild life thrive.
Emergency Assistance Safe Housing Seasonal Programs on 1/6/17
For 20 years, we at Running Strong for American Indian Youth® have held our Heat Match program providing residents of the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation and Cheyenne River Sioux Indian Reservation with matching grants of up to $100. Combined with $100 they put in, families can raise the $200 minimum necessary to have a propane truck come to their home and fill up their tank.