Cafe Cultura's Words to Actions is an Indigenous (Native, Chicana/o, Latina/o) youth leadership program that starts with a three week paid camp (in 2014: July 21 - August 8). Participants gain confidence, cultural awareness, and leadership skills to strengthen their family, community, and/or tribe. Activities include workshops, guest speakers, field trips, creative expression, community outreach, and the creation of a mural.
Gift #5: Cafe Cultura Merch Package, print of mural (created by youth), and print of CC's banner (signed by artist)
Gift #4: Cafe Cultura Merch Package & print of mural (created by youth)
Gift #3: You get the choice of a) Cafe Cultura Merch Package (Sticker, Book, & T-shirt)...or...b) a print of mural (created by youth); please include your choice in the comments.
Gift #2: Cafe Cultura Sticker & Book
Gift #1: Cafe Cultura Sticker
Checks can also be sent to:
1029 Santa Fe Dr
Denver, CO 80204
Cafe Cultura (www.cafecultura.org) is an award-winning arts, culture, and youth development organization based in Denver, CO. Our mission is to promote unity and healing among Indigenous peoples through creative expression while empowering youth to find their voice, reclaim oral and written traditions, and become leaders in their communities.
Our programs (visit our website for more details):
-Cafe Cultura Open Mics: 2nd Friday of every month at Denver Inner City Parish/La Academia (9th & Galapago)....Doors open @ 7pm; Show starts @ 7:45pm
-Xpress Yourself: one time spoken word workshops for youth at schools and conferences
-Telling Our Stories: Long term partnerships with schools/organizations to publish books of youth poetry and feature them in a showcase for their community.
-Art in the Park: Our summer series of open mics at La Alma/Lincoln Park Amphitheater (12th & Osage)
-Rise Up: Collaborative showcase focused on raising awareness among Natives & Women/Girls regarding HIV prevention...takes place at the Denver Indian Center (4407 Morrison Rd)
-Cafe Cultura in the University: We regularly perform at universities/colleges throughout Colorado to help fundraise for workshops.
-Words to Actions: A leadership program for Indigenous youth ages 13-18 starting each summer.
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