We are pleased to announce that Jim Sawgrass is our newest member to the Native American Council (NAC). Mr. Sawgrass is a Muskogee Creek Indian and a professional Native American performer whose live shows have been complimented by appearances in television and historical films. The Native American Committee advises the NATIVE SONS AND DAUGHTERS PROGRAMS ℠ on use of the Native American theme and leads in the development of educational resource material pertaining to First Nation history, beliefs, and rituals.
Our NATIVE SONS AND DAUGHTERS® election for the National Council of Officers (NCO) was held on May 19, 2012. The results are as follows:
National Chief — Don Bittala (Crooked River Longhouse)
National Assistant Chief — Brian Quirk (Timucuan Federation)
National Tally Keeper — Keith Armstrong (Timucuan Federation)
National Wampum Bearer — Kenn Synek (Cuyahoga Valley Longhouse)
Native American Council Chairman (NAC) — (open)
A new election process was successfully implemented and is expected to be repeated in 2014.
We are announcing a special promotion for all NATIVE SONS AND DAUGHTERS® membership: a specially new, 3″ x 4″ commemorative patch in full-color embroidery which celebrates our 10th anniversary for National Longhouse, Ltd. and the Native Sons and Daughters Programs.
Available now and throughout the 2012-2013 program year sold exclusively on-line from The Patch Store ( look for our NS&D logo).
Wear them proudly!!!