PYTCO grant helps purchase sports equipment

The Pascua Yaqui Tribe Charitable Organization provided funding to the Phoenix Sports Academy in Phoenix, Arizona for their youth and adult programs.  The grant was used to purchase new boxing gloves, new sparring gloves, new head protection, and new wraps.  The owner, Ray Martinez, Jr. spoke about the project, and about how the funding hasContinue reading “PYTCO grant helps purchase sports equipment”

Arizona Complete Health donates $7,000 in gift cards to Pascua Yaqui community

Arizona Complete Health donated $7,000 in gift cards to the Pascua Yaqui tribal community. The $35 Walmart gift cards will be distributed to community members in need, as determined by the Pascua Yaqui Tribe’s Social Services Department, through the Tu’l Bwa’ame (Good Food) Pantry. “Like many tribal communities across Arizona and the country, the PascuaContinue reading “Arizona Complete Health donates $7,000 in gift cards to Pascua Yaqui community”

Project Update: Pascua Yaqui Festival of the Arts 2020

Pascua Yaqui Festival of the Arts was one of the recently-funded grant recipients of the Pascua Yaqui Tribe Charitable Organization. The funding was used to provide an audio engineer to ensure high quality sound for the local musicians at the event, held on Saturday, February 1st, 2020. The new set up for the festival wasContinue reading “Project Update: Pascua Yaqui Festival of the Arts 2020”

Project Update: Native Music Coalition

The Pascua Yaqui Tribe Charitable Organization recently awarded a grant to the Native Music Coalition.  Coalition leader Vincent Flores applied for and was approved for a grant to be used for conducting workshops to educate tribal members and families on the traditional craft of making and using gourd rattles.  The Coalition will be conducting workshopsContinue reading “Project Update: Native Music Coalition”