Storytelling

Success Stories

Your story will inspire and support others in their journey to building a healthier community.

RurAL CAP is passionate about providing opportunities and resources for professionals working with youth.  

Everybody loves success!

Connor Has Pride

(June 2021) Connor Ulmer brings heritage of pride, embracing June as LGBTQ and Two-Spirit month with courage and strength.

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Spotlight on Rebekah

(May 2021) Rebekah Contreras shares her story of hope during COVID-19 in recognition of May Mental Health Awareness Month.

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Keet Kids Run

(March 2021) Parents and guardians of program participants were grateful to have Keet Kids Run as an option for their children this year.

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My Grandma's House

(January 2021) During the pandemic we rode on snow machines, went sledding, sewed neck warmers, made jam, baked, went caroling and...

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Spotlight on Kiana

(December 2020) Even the fish were hiding from COVID-19... The program let the kids find a way to have a good activity where they could safely distance.

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Athabascan Woman Blog with Angela Łot'oydaatlno Gonzalez

(May 2020) I recently was blessed to spend a day berry picking with my daughter and friend near Wasilla, Alaska, and documented the adventure. It’s a Life in A Day YouTube documentary project submission. It was a fun day of picking and putting it away for the winter. I’m grateful for time on the land and for the rich resources it provides.

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Circle Peacemaking Successes

(August 2019) Hear from three participants who benefited from RurAL CAP's Circle Training.

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Hooper Bay Sobriety Celebration

(April 2019) The community of Hooper Bay generates hope and resilience through strengthening the connection among their people.

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The Calricaraq Experience

(March 2019) Hear from three participants who benefited from RurAL CAP's Calricaraq Workshop.

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Wilma Bell-Joe is Making a Difference!

(2018) Wilma believes, “Education is very important, how to stay in school and then learning how to work together as a group, work with the council members, work with other organizations.

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Trisha Madros

(2017) Tribal Youth Program Shines in Nulato, Alaska. Every year Trisha takes her youth group to Fairbanks to dance and this year Tristan led the dance group: Our Athabascan dance group was able to sing every song.

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How Dog Mushing Helps Village Youth

(2013)  Angela Gonzalez and contributions from The Resource Basket Staff.

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Please share with us how the services and trainings provided by RurAL CAP have impacted your community through your servicing role? 

Share today!  We’d love to hear your story!

The Resource Basket

This is a RurAL CAP affiliated program.