Little Creek Prayer Camp - Iowa
The Mission and Path-
Little Creek Prayer Camps mission is to implement a sustainable and self-sufficient community rooted in indigenous thought and practice.
They are a peaceful, environmentally progressive "think tank" rooted in indigenous thought and practice. They will utilize sustainable technology and infrastructure and traditional indigenous agricultural practices. Theyl value education from traditional indigenous teachers, academic educators, and community experts. Indigenous systems of democratic governance will be the foundation for the community. Community members may be engaged in events or organized actions that protect our Earth Mother and sacred water, but do so representing only themselves and not the community.
The idea of this camp was conceived by members of Indigenous Iowa in an attempt to carry on the momentum of Standing Rock. They will accomplish this by continuing to apply public pressure on the Iowa Utility Board, the Iowa Legislature and to support the resistance against the Trump administration. They are also here to continue the fight against the Dakota access pipeline that goes straight from Northwest Iowa to Southeast Iowa and under the Mississippi River. The pipeline might be completed in this state but we will continue to prevent any further expansion of fossil fuel infrastructure.
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Yes this camp is currently accepting water protectors
Where is camp?-
1904 county Highway 52
Williamsburg IA 52361
What to expect at camp?-
Please come self sufficient, bring your own supplies to sustain yourself. You are required to sign a waiver when you arrive. This is to protect the camp and the land owner. Be ready to work! Every camp needs help with everyday chores.
How you can help right now-
DONATE! Without our donations this camp cannot continue so please support as much as you can! DONATE HERE
UPDATE ON LITTLE CREEK PRAYER CAMP-
CAMP IS TAKING A TEMPORARY BREAK. THIS DOESN'T MEAN THIS FIGHT IS OVER. CAMP MEMBERS ARE GOING TO BE FIGHTING FROM A DIFFERENT SPACE AND CONTINUING TO WORK WITH ORGANIZATIONS IN IOWA. CAMP MAY REOPEN IN THE NEAR FUTURE SO WE ARE LEAVING IT ON THE CURRENT CAMPS LIST.