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Renae Ditmer, Ph.D. (Sault Tribe of Chippewa Indians) to lead Tanka Fund

Renae Ditmer, Ph.D. (Sault Tribe of Chippewa Indians) to lead Tanka Fund

The Board of Directors of Tanka Fund, a Native-led South Dakota nonprofit organization devoted to returning buffalo to Native lands, lives and economies, is pleased to announce its hire of Dr. Renae Ditmer as Executive…
Knife Chief Buffalo Nation Society

Knife Chief Buffalo Nation Society

Knife Chief is a tiospaye (extended family) buffalo project on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation that is devoted to restoring the relationship between the Lakota and our Buffalo Relatives. Tanka Fund has provided two grants…
Brewer Buffalo Ranch

Brewer Buffalo Ranch

The Brewer Buffalo Project is working to bring buffalo back to end hunger on Pine Ridge. Operated by Bamm Brewer and his family, their beautiful 800 acre ranch is home to 80 buffalo. But like…