2019 Partnership Capacity Building Grant Recipients
Village of Bacavi
Village of Bacavi, Arizona
Project Title: Paaqavi Canyon Restoration
Project Leader: Danise Gomez
"Terrace garden & spring area project, repair preexisting terrace garden area, building walls and cleaning trails"
Village of Tewa
Project Title: Awakening the Seeds
Project Leader: Valerie Nuvayestewa
"Awakening the Seeds, teach the young ones how to
garden & farm with a solar passive greenhouse, beginner garden classes, fruit tree planting, preparing traditional dishes, picking neeveni, and create Sayah/So'oh cookbooks"
Ancestral Lands - Hopi
Multiple locations on Hopi
Project Title: Ancestral Lands Hopi Farm Crew
Project Leader: Marshall Masayesva
"Expand crew structures and administrative support to meet community and member needs through farm programming and improved nutrition options"
Moenkopi Senior Center
Project Title: Moenkopi Senior Center Garden Project
Project Leader: Evanette Sockyma
"Project was chosen for the seniors as an
activity as well as providing health education,
food preparations, and community involvement"