to the h ohlone -- the ohlone, then to supervisor eric mar. >> how do we place this on the projector? >> i am volunteer with the international indian treaty council for a little bit more than 20 years. i was born and raised here. my focus were on issues of native peoples whose homeland was in the san francisco area. i wanted to point out that the board of supervisors supported a resolution for federal recognition. i urge the board of supervisors to pass similar legislation. it is imperative that you take everything that the speaker said to heart. this is their homeland. i am a volunteer with the california archaeological stewardship program and. you can see right here where hunters point is. it is a high concentration of this. these are their cultural treasures. most of them are under a lot of this. this is an opportunity to try to save what little is left of these ruins and ancient monuments and to let these people connect with their ancestors. that is something that they have been prevented from doing.
. >> i am ohlone. one bank of the things went to divide in our tribe was the need for a wellness program. many of our tribal members are not insured due to not being recognized. we are not covered in some of the native health care centers. we decided to go out on our own to form a wellness center that would help with many of our tribal members and all that stuff with diabetes and other health problems. -- suffer with diabetes and other health problems. a community garden in our community. different organizations from the boy scouts, girl scouts, different churches have established relationships with local colleges and also with other health maintenance colleges, health organizations. we are working to ensure that our tribal members to get the health care that they need, whatever it takes to do that. a change in lifestyles, helping them grow organically. we also have a pipeline to college to ensure that our children get the education that they need. >> thank you. >> my name is rodriquez. i am hair -- he
Fetching more results