MOHAWK VISION KEEPERS RETURN TO ANCESTRAL LAND
2021 PURPOSE EARTH GRANT RECIPIENT
PROJECT LOCATION: NEW YOUR STATE, MOHAWK VALLEY
Kanerahtiio Roger Jock, a Kanien’kehá:ka (Mohawk) leader from the Akwesasne Reserve, carries a vision of return for his people to their ancestral lands in the Mohawk Valley of Central New York. Kanerahtiio's vision of a peaceful return to the Mohawk Valley has brought people of all different cultures and political stripes together in support to build the frame of a traditional Longhouse
on his ancestral soil.