We are ever grateful for the wačháŋtognaka — generosity — of donors like you who help educate Lakota children and their families for life. See the positive impact you can make — now and for years to come — when you include St. Joseph's Indian School in your estate plan.
Young boys and girls today are destined to change the world. In large and small ways, they will impact the future for themselves and others. Because of you, students at St. Joseph's Indian School are escaping the cycle of poverty and growing into the productive citizens and caring leaders of tomorrow. Read More
Homes are always happier when one of the members of the family walks on four legs, right? We sure think so! With help from supporters like you, St. Joseph's is proud to have the Houseparents and Pets In (HAPI) Homes program on campus. Read More
In 2018, we launched a new program for students called Coordinated Approach to Child Health (CATCH), part of a nationwide effort to combat childhood obesity and teach students healthy lifestyles. The kindness and generosity of supporters like you is what makes programs like CATCH possible. Read More
Pfc. Martina Hawk, an alumna of St. Joseph's Indian School's graduating class of 2016, was recently awarded the Army Achievement Medal. Your support of St. Joseph's Indian School is what makes the success of students like Martina possible. Read More
What will I do after graduation? Where will I go? Who will I become? These introspective questions have been known to cause anxiety in the lives of many young adults facing the monumental step of high school graduation. Philámayaye — thank you — for walking alongside us as we encourage our students to find their inner fire and pursue what makes it burn brightest. Read More
Staff quickly noticed that first-grader Dana had severe speaking difficulties and was nearly impossible to understand. As soon as she arrived, St. Joseph's began wrapping services around Dana to get her the best care possible. Kȟolá — friends — like you make it possible for children like Dana to receive the counseling, therapy and support they need. Read More
Growing up, twins Ethan and Eli showed extreme athleticism in the boxing ring, so much so their educations were often neglected. However, instead of giving up, St. Joseph's staff decided to fight FOR the boys — not against them. You may not ever meet the students your gift helps, but never doubt the difference your support makes in the lives of Lakota children like Eli and Ethan. Read More