The Pine Ridge and Cheyenne River Reservations in South Dakota are part of a larger territory established for the Lakota in 1868 by the United States government and later parceled out to non-Native homesteaders and broken up into smaller tribal reservations. Today, Pine Ridge Reservation is home to about 40,000 Native Americans and Cheyenne Reservation about 20,000. According to the US Census Bureau, the reservations lie within the poorest counties in the United States.

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PANTRY ITEMS ARE: Flour, sugar, salt, pancake mix, bread mix, spices, peanut butter, jelly, milk (dried/canned), potatoes, rice, eggs (dried), etc... Please send new and/or clean (like new) clothing. No stains, rips, tattered fabric, worn out shoe soles. *NO WEAPONS*

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ALLEN YOUTH CENTER ALLEN The Allen Youth Center needs diapers, shampoo, body soap, laundry soap, and lotion. Blankets have been also requested by some families. To provide financial support for programs provided by the Allen Youth Center, please donate through the One Spirit website -- The center cannot process your cash donation or buy shoes for the children.

If you are interested in making a donation to the FRANKIE family, please contact us!
Family M/F Age Needs Comments Clothing sizes Items donated
F Clothing for her childdren, hygiene articles This Mom is trying hard to be there for her children and tend to their needs. she also is working part time to make things easier - but clothing always comes last after the paying the bills = she hopes someone will help her children.
Nephew M 16 hi top sneakers, long socks, jeans, T shirts, hoodie, boxers He is a boy who came to live with his Aunt.....He love loves basketball and playing with play station 4. His fovorite colors are red, purple and yellow ( his favorite team is the lakers. He would be over the moon with any lakers clothing. Shoes; 10 Jeans 30/31 T shirts large Hoodie XL
Daughter F 11 skinny jeans, t shirts, panties, hoodie, socks and sneakers This young girl really needs some clothes before the snow arrives. All she has is summer clothing and she would be very grateful. Her hobbies are drawing and painting.... Pants; 1 Jr. Shirts Med. Sneakers 8
Daughter F 4 pants, shirts, hoodie Winter coat, hat and gloves and sneakers This cute little girl really needs some winter clothes and shoes. She loves new clothes. She likes to draw, paint, play with LOL dolls. The loves to share her toys with her friends... Pants; 5T. Shirts; 5T. Shoes; 11 toddlers.
Niece F 13 Clothes and Boots. She loves to play vollyball. Pants; 12/14 years. Shirts; 12/14 years. Boots; 8 womans. Undies; 12/14 years.
Daughter F 14 She needs all clothing, hoodie and sneakers. This teenager would really appreciate some warm clothes and shoes for the winter. She helps her mum look after the younger children. Her mum says she is really a wonderful daughter. She loves to draw, paint and read manga books. Pants; 15/16. Shirts; XL adult. Shoes; 9.5 adult.
Son M 13 Needs sweat pants, t shirts, boxers, socks, hi tops, and a hoodie This young teenage boy is growing , nothing fits from last year. His mum could really use some help with clothing for him. His favorite color is blue, red, black. He loves football, drawing and playing with playstation 4....Any one having games they don't use would be great. Pants; 36 x 30. - wants sweats Shirts; XL adults. Shoes; 11.5 mens

On behalf of the Lakota Families of Pine Ridge Reservation and One Spirit,
we thank you for your kindness and generous heart.


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2. A good rule of thumb is if you would use it for yourself or your family, then it's good

3. Items should be free of stains, rips, tattered fabric or excessive wear

4. Weapons are not permitted


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