Wisdom of the Elders, Inc. is thrilled to celebrate the 2023 Indigenous Leadership Awards, a celebration of outstanding Indigenous leaders who have dedicated themselves to the empowerment of their communities and the preservation of their ancestral lands. This year, the event is hosted by the Ecotrust organization, recognizing individuals who have tirelessly worked towards strengthening tribal self-determination and uplifting the environmental, cultural, economic, and social conditions of Indigenous communities across diverse backgrounds.
The Significance of the Ecotrust Indigenous Leadership Awards
The Ecotrust Indigenous Leadership Awards hold a special place in the hearts of Indigenous communities and supporters of Indigenous causes. These awards not only honor the dedication and achievements of Indigenous leaders but also shine a spotlight on their vital roles in shaping a sustainable and culturally vibrant future. Nominated by their communities and chosen by their peers, the awardees represent a tapestry of Indigenous tribes, First Nations, languages, cultures, and landscapes, showcasing the rich diversity within the Indigenous world.
Date: Wednesday, October 18
Time: Doors open at 5:30 pm, Dinner at 6 pm, Ceremony to follow at 6:45
Location: The Redd East Main Hall, 831 SE Salmon St, Portland, OR Google Map
Join in for an evening of inspiration, celebration, and solidarity as we come together to acknowledge the exceptional accomplishments of seven remarkable Indigenous leaders.
Meet the Honorees
The 2023 Ecotrust Indigenous Leadership Awards will recognize seven incredible individuals who have made remarkable contributions to their communities and beyond. These leaders have demonstrated exceptional dedication to their people and the environment. By attending the event, you’ll have the opportunity to learn about their stories, be inspired by their journeys, and show your support for their incredible work.
To make this event accessible to all, ticket prices are on a sliding scale from $10 to $100. Your contribution not only secures your place at this memorable event but also helps support the community in preserving Indigenous wisdom, culture, and traditions.
See you there!
The 2023 Ecotrust Indigenous Leadership Awards promise an unforgettable evening of unity, inspiration, and appreciation. By attending, you’ll be joining a community of individuals who share a deep commitment to honoring Indigenous leadership and the invaluable contributions of Indigenous peoples to our shared world.
Get your tickets now, mark your calendar for October 18th, and be prepared to celebrate and be inspired by the incredible achievements of Indigenous leaders who continue to make a positive impact on their communities and the planet. Together, let us recognize and uplift the remarkable individuals who embody the spirit of Indigenous leadership.
Celebrate their accomplishments and the boundless potential of Indigenous leadership in creating a better future for all.
We look forward to seeing you there!