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We are on Native Land

Working from the Heart, Binding together Ojibwe Art with Community Organizing, a new pathway for Entrepeneurship Reporting to you live from Native land today.  As a small Native owned business, Heart Berry is also one of the fastest growing in the Midwest. But as a Native artist and CEO, I want to grow down and out, not only up.  Alongside our collaborative partner Eighth Generation we have been able to build our reach and grow from pencil drawing and custom regalia to teaching, creating art installations, and donating thousands of dollars a year to local organizations.  As Native people we often get told we are in two worlds.  As an Anishinaabekwe I reject this idea.  It pulls me in two...

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Protecting ICWA

Over the past two months, Heart Berry has teamed up with Biidaabin's Amelia Legarde, the ICWA Law Center to bring a Protect ICWA initiative to light.  At Heart Berry we are committed to using our platform to support Movement through art and action.  With your help, we raised $7,580.98 that was donated directly to the ICWA Law Center.  Also there were hundreds of shares of the Infographics, and hopefully a broader understanding of what ICWA is, what it is NOT, and how do we protect it.  We have re-opened a second pre sale through March 22 due to overwhelming emails, messages, and pleading haha.  Please share these infographics widely, sign the petition, and let's protect families, sovereignty, and the future....

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