Skate Parks Saves Lives: Culture Benefits and Ollies for Native Youth

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July 30, 2015 E

On July 31 and August 1, the Stronghold Society will celebrate the official opening of two skate parks built over the last three years on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota. Completion of the two parks represents one of the ways tribes are trying to engage their youth and communities reeling from an epidemic of suicides.

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