• With the new year round the corner, we are excited to start the 3rd year of the Lakota YouthStay program. If you are a Lakota youth, living on the Pine Ridge reservation and adventurous, curious about life off the reservation and interested in making new friends, this program is for YOU!
  • The mission of the program is to build authentic, mutually rewarding and sustainable friendships and create cultural understanding and awareness between Lakota youth living on the Pine Ridge reservation and people in Eastern Massachusetts though participation in an enriched homestay program. Lakota youth living on the Pine Ridge reservation and between the ages of 10 – 15 years old as of July 9th are eligible to apply.
  • The dates for the 2019 program are Tuesday, July 9 – Thursday, July 18, 2019

Lakota Youth Application period is now open. Application deadline is Feb. 3rd. Preference  will be given to youth applications received prior to January 15th. It takes approximately 2 weeks to complete the application process, so best to get started NOW!

If you would like assistance with the online application or would like an application form mailed to you, please contact us at or 617 852 2941
We look forward to hearing from you!