March 27, 2019

  • GFPS Native American Parent Committee |  Wednesday, March 27, 2019  |  Mark Sanford Center Conference Center

    Attendance: Chad Ward, Harmoney Bercier, Courtney Cerolt Erica Gunville, Holly Long, Maylynn Warne, Donald Warne, Lon Ellingson

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    • Introductions and brief description of Grand Forks and East Grand Forks NAPC programs.
    • Discussed sharing booth at the UND powwow on April 13th
    • Maylynn shared a survey with group. Plan to ask people at the powwow to fill it out.
    • May need volunteers to help out at the booth on Saturday during 2-hour shifts
    • To show collaboration between groups, Maylynn gave both committees two options for logos designs created by Jason Wolters.
    • Group voted on one for the creation of a banner for the booth that will represent both committees.
    •  East Grand Forks will be holding a career day at their school, families from both cities are welcomed to attend.
    • Flyers for career day event will be handed out during the powwow.
    • Committees discussed having the graduation party for all Native Americans graduating.
    • Further planning for graduation party will be held during the next meeting.

    Next meeting set for Wednesday, April 17th at 6 p.m. at the middle school in East Grand Forks.