Timeline Of Impact


1996

HIMALAYAS, NEPAL


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+ Documented Tribe

+ Created Awareness & Cultural Understanding

1998

KALAHARI DESERT, NAMIBIA


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+ Documented songs, dances & traditions

+ Professionally photographed each tribal member

2001

NORTHERN TERRITORY, AUSTRALIA


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+ Participated in the Garma Festival with the Yothu Yindi Foundation

2006

KALAHARI DESERT, NAMIBIA


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+ Produced Vanishing Cultures documentary to bring awareness of the Tribe's plight

2009

ITURI FORESET, CONGO


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+ Organized Art Exhibition to bring attention to deforestation & loss of culture

+ Produced Mbuti: Children Of The Forest to inform public of tribe's disappearance

2014

BLACK HILLS, BHUTAN


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+ First Westerners invited to visit the tribe

+ Documented their culture & heritage in photography book Echoes of Bhutan

2016

THE Q'ERO

SACRED VALLEY, PERU


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+ Worked with Wisdom Keeper on Sacred Land Blessing

2016

AMAZON, PERU


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+ Attended Indigenous Philanthropy Conference to benefit local tribes

+ Education on Environmental threats facing community - illegal logging & mining

2016

BLACK HILLS, SOUTH DAKOTA


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+ Gathering of Eagles / Spiritual Unity of Tribes as foretold by Black Elk

+ Bringing Together of Elders from Easter Island & North America, representing The Eagle (North) & The Condor (South)

2018

KALAHARI DESERT, NAMIBIA


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+ Visited San Elders & Tradition Keepers

+ Documented Tribal Members to promote Cultural Awareness

2018

DONOR TRIP TO BHUTAN


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+ Partnered with the Tarayana Foundation For Cultural Preservation Projects

+ Establishment of Monpa Museum & Herbal Medicine Garden

2018


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+ Successful implementation of Indigenous Peoples Day, Santa Barbara

+ Gained support with Local Chumash bands & the City Mayor

2019


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+ Continued funding for Monpa Museum & Herbal Medicine Garden

+ Initiation of Monpa Day - December 2019

2020

DONOR TRIP TO NAMIBIA


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+ Visit San Bushmen and learn from their sacred connection with the land

+ Observe traditional dance & drum ceremonies while supporting this unique tribe