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Native American Heritage Month Luncheon

Peter Weiss and JoAnn Semon attended the Native American Heritage Month Luncheon to award honoring deserving Warriors and presenting scholarships to Native American students. The AISF were honored to be asked to present our three recipients Karolyn King, R. Roman … Continue reading

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2017 Recipients

2017 scholarship recipients! Karolyn King Paulina Alvarez River Garza Roman Loera Teena LeBeau.

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Honoring Peter Weiss

Peter Weiss, a AISFSC board member, was recently honored at the semi-annual AISFSC.board meeting. Weiss has worked diligently on behalf of Native American students for more than thirty years and has been a constant advocate for them during his long … Continue reading

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American Indian Chamber of Commerce annual luncheon

The AISFSC is a non-profit member of the American Indian Chamber of Commerce, and was represented at the Annual June Recognition Luncheon  by JoAnn Semon and Peter Weiss. Pictured are:  Jorginna Rios, Chamber member, Tracy Stanhoff, Chamber president, Peter Weiss, … Continue reading

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Stoney, Itati, JoAnn

Stoney Flores, Itati Ortega, and JoAnn Semon. May 21, 2017, the American Indian Scholarship Fund of Southern California (AISFS) awarded its premiere scholarship in memory of Sandy Franks to Itati Ortega, a John F. Kennedy High School graduate currently attending … Continue reading

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Celebration for Sister Grace

Board members, AISA club members, and friends at CSUN, for the celebration for Sister Grace, including Ron Andrade (former boardmember), Dr. Karren Baird-Olsen (member emeritus), Marty Meeden, CTA board member, and Eva

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Boardmembers at Indian Alley

Boardmembers Kat High and Valena Dismukes at the Indian Alley gallery with Pamela Peters, scholarship recipient and filmmaker/photographer

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AISFSC Gala

AISFSC Gala at the Riviera Country Club with Peter Weiss, and Astronaut   John Herrington (Chickasaw)

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Board Meeting at Kidwische

Board meeting at Kidiwische Corner in Topanga: Diana Terrazus, Peter Weiss, JoAnn Semon, Sharon Yazzie, Valena Dismukes, Kat High, and Scott Andrews

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Board Meeting at the Autry

AISFSC board meeting at the Autry :  Sharon Yazzie (former boardmember), JoAnn Semon – current boardmember, Dwight Youpee, long time boardmember, Peter Weiss – long time member & treasurer, Valena Dismukes, Diana Terrazus (former member), and Kat High, hiding in … Continue reading

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