Each year, Spirit of Youth recognizes young people in Alaska who are making a difference. This year’s Spirit of Youth award winners featured two rural Alaska Native youth. The descriptions below can be found at http://www.spiritofyouth.org/, where you can also learn about the other award winners and watch videos recognizing their achievements. If you know of young…

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Capturing and sharing stories of inspiring Alaska Native youth provide us deep inspiration, hope and motivation. On the Basket Blog, we will bring you occasional stories of tribal youth making a difference, their achievements and dreams. Please contact us, below, with rural teens and their stories you feel deserve should be recognized! It is the…

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