Native Americans connect to past through gardens

Check out our project in the news!

In this July 10, 2014 photo, Lilah White, left, and Natalie Cree Arguijo carry plants during a gardening exercise with the American Indian Center in Chicago. The center is using gardens to teach urban Native American youth about the importance of their connection to the land. (AP Photo/Stacy Thacker) (Stacy Thacker/AP)


Native Americans connect to past through gardens by Stacy Thacker, Associated Press



AIC 61st Annual Pow-wow & 5K

September 13th & 14th, 2014

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AIC Powwow

5k Run/Walk

American Indian Center – Chicago will host its first annual powwow 5K run/walk to encourage families to engage in increased physical activity to promote healthy lifestyles, and to raise funds for the organization so we can continue to offer quality programming and services.

Job Openings

Find more information HERE

– Research Assistant, Part Time

The American Indian Center, Chicago, IL     Education Department

Reports To: Research and Dissemination Coordinator Location: Chicago, Illinois

Type:    Part Time – Experienced  Salary Range:    See below

Open Date:     August 21, 2014            Closing:   August 29, 2014

– Coordinator of Research and Dissemination

The American Indian Center, Chicago, IL     Education Department

Reports To: Executive Director and Principal Investigator     Location: Chicago, Illinois

Type:      Full Time – Flexible              Salary Range:        See below

Open Date:       August 21, 2014                     Closing:      August 29, 2014