Youth and Education news
Volume 4 December, 2011
Vans Pendleton Shoes were 'Hottest Shoes in NDN Country' at
Condensed by Native Village
Todd Harder is a Creek Indian and young entrepreneur. Todd brought
seven people with him to the 58th Annual Chicago Powwow. Their goal:
to sell 500 pairs of limited edition of Vans Pendleton shoes.
Shoe prices start at $65 per pair and are touted as the "hottest shoes in NDN Country."
“We have been busy, people like these shoes and it is going for
a good cause,"
said Niko Desjarlais, Otoe/Choctaw who assisted customers and
maintained the booth.
Nibwaakaawin is an Ojibwe word which
business enterprises are located in Adrian, Michigan.
Backgrounds: Robert Kaufman Fabrics: http://www.robertkaufman.com/
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