Ilima-Lei Macfarlane's "Ilimanator Scholarship"!  An InterTribal Youth Mentor, Scholar, and Bellator MMA World Flyweight Champion Fighter, Ilima is leading a philanthropic campaign to provide "Ilimanator Scholarship" to young females who deserve a fighting chance to succeed. Ilima uses her platform to bring awareness to indigenous issues and provide holistic education and travel opportunities to young females.  Apply, Donate or find out more . . .


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Native Like Water Overnight Voyage, San Diego, March 23, 24, 2019. InterTribal Youth Alumni set out in continuance of Native Like Water Curriculum of Indigenous Science and Coastal Culture. Youth, staff and experienced crew set on a overnight voyage to know the Kumeyaay Coast of San Diego. Open to ITY Alumni only. Contact us for more details.


A visit to the Bob Marley Museum and Studio

A visit to the Bob Marley Museum and Studio


Enjoyable learning and observations with Youth from various Nations.


Face to Face with Nature in Panama.

Face to Face with Nature in Panama.


2018 Nigani SCholarship Awardee, Hali’a Locke-Nacimento at the San Diego REsidential Academy

2018 Nigani SCholarship Awardee, Hali’a Locke-Nacimento at the San Diego REsidential Academy


Nahko with Tristen, Scholarship Recipient

Nahko with Tristen, Scholarship Recipient

Nahko and the "Medicine Tribe" Scholarship 2019 Campaign Launch: a heightened spirit of giving and a collective affirmation acknowledging #ItTakesaTribe to Educate a Youth! Together we raise scholarships for InterTribal Youth (ages 12-18) Residential Programs. For 2018, the giving carried us past the original goal. For 2019, we have a collective intention to do even better. This opportunity of giving provides life changing educational experiences. Nahko and the fan base of the "Medicine Tribe" inspire us all by coming strong with the love. Join us and please Donate today. For more info or to Donate Click Here



InterTribal Youth Big Island Hawaií June 2019 (rescheduling TBA)  For Youth (12-18) and Adult Youth Teachers/Mentors A holistic approach to education is  an aim to "Indigenize Education" and must includes cultural identity. Hawaiian programs are leading the way in cultural-based curriculum and is proving very helpful in western academic success. Recent studies show students exceling in tests (government school test) in the upper grade levels when Teachers "teach to the spirit, ancient knowledge, and not teach simply to the test." Join us on this beautiful island as we are hands-on, in-tune and with the kingdom of paradise. Traditional relation of Land, Ocean, and sky environments to be seen and felt.


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Pele alive

Pele alive

InterTribal Youth Big Island Hawaií June 18-25, 2018  POSTPONED. For Youth (12-18) and Adult Youth Teachers/Mentors Hawaiian programs are leading the way in cultural-based curriculum and proving very helpful in western academic success. Our program to the Big Island was postponed due to the concerns and overactivity of Kilauea Volcano. There is a great cultural and educational significance to this natural occurrence. Learn more here . . . 


InterTribal Youth Joins Hokulea World-Wide Voyage Homecoming and Presents at World Youth Congress, Oahu June 16-22. 2017, Youth from Agua Caliente Cahuilla, various Bands of the Kumeyaay Nation, Alaska, and Belize joined by Tribal Elder and Leaders present at world gathering in celebration of the greatest example of indigenous education and global unification, caring for Mother Earth - "Malama Honua".