June 28, 2017

Mid-summer in the Sonoran Desert is harvest time for the fruits of the saguaro cactus! 

On June 16th and 17th, the Gu Vo Youth Council organized an overnight camp at the village of Ku:Kaj in Gu Vo District. Youth from NAAF's After School program and the Bahidaj harvest...

June 26, 2017

This week's word is:

C'i:cwi

Cheech wee (Pronunciation)

PLAY

This week's phrase is:

Mi:stol 'o ko:s.  (O'odham language)

Me sthol o kohsh.  (Pronunciation)

The cat is sleeping.  (English Language)

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June 19, 2017

This week's word is:

Me:d

Meh t (Pronunciation)

RUN

This week's phrase is:

Go:gs 'o me:d.  (O'odham language)

Gohks o meht.  (Pronunciation)

The dog is running.  (English Language)


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Photo from Wik...

June 13, 2017

Girls' Voices is focused on helping young girls achieve their educational dreams despite economic or social challenges. One of NAAF's sponsors, GreaterGood.org, worked to help Girls' Voices visit GuVo District recently.  

Rose and Shani from GuVo created videos abo...

June 12, 2017

This week's word is:

A:li

Ah lee (Pronunciation)

CHILD

This week's phrase is:

A:ni an cipkan  (O'odham language)

Ah nyee ahn chip con.  (Pronunciation)

I am working.  (English Language)

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June 5, 2017

This week's word is:

O:KS

AWKS (Pronunciation)

WOMAN

This week's phrase is:

Sa:p kaij?  (O'odham language)

Shap kai j?  (Pronunciation)

What did you say?  (English Language)

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