International Indigenous Leadership Gathering 2011

I’ll be traveling to Lilloette later this week to attend the 3rd annual Indigenous Leadership Gathering. I am so excited to be a part of this amazing collection of people once again this year. In case you are unfamiliar with the gathering here is a bit of information from their page:

3rd ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL INDIGENOUS LEADERSIP GATHERING: PROTECTING THE SACRED

The St’át’imc Chiefs’ Council (SCC) will once again oversee the 3rd Annual International Indigenous Leadership Gathering in Xaxl’ip, St’át’imc Territory from May 30th to June 5th, 2011 (at 10001 Fountain Valley Road, Fountain, B.C., 30 minutes from Lillooet. B.C., Canada).

The gathering is free and takes place in an outdoor arbor. All are welcome across the globe, meals are provided (please bring your own plates & cutlery & cooking gear). People from all over camp and gather throughout the days to share messages, witness and partake in scheduled discussions and ceremonies by various Indigenous speakers from around the world and locally.

The theme of theme of the gathering is “Protecting the Sacred”.

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