Kevin Locke on the Most Challenging Issue of Racism
Special message from Kevin Locke, President and Creative Director of the Patricia Locke Foundation on the most challenging issue of racism.
Patricia Locke Foundation
Patricia Locke Foundation Vision
To promote a just, regenerative and unified world, centered on Indigenous wisdom, which nurtures the full potential, dignity and esteem of all people; and inspires a life-long dedication to actively respect, protect and defend the rights of people and the planet.
Patricia Locke Foundation Mission
To empower people to realize their nobility, to defend and take active steps to protect grandmother earth, and to treat each other as good relatives through the promotion and celebration of Indigenous culture and wisdom.
Patricia Locke Foundation Purpose
We EMPOWER children, youth and young adults to take charge of their spiritual and material destiny through funding and providing traditional Indigenous Cultural Arts programming, educational enhancements and experiences that foster well-being and unleash potential.
We ENGAGE in preserving vital elements of Indigenous culture that are on the brink of extinction, such as languages and Indigenous North American flute, through networking, collaborating and working with dedicated organizations, educators and scholars at college and university centers.
We ENABLE communities to create systemic change; reclaim, regenerate and reinforce cultural identity to curate their collective future through in-depth outreach and collaboration towards common goals.
Many people are surprised to learn that Kevin Locke, whose life honors and perpetuates the traditions, values and culture of the Lakota Nation, is a member of the Bahá’í Faith world community, among the most widespread and inclusive of today's religions.