The Lower Sioux Community’s Notah Begay III Foundation (NB3) funded program, Honoring Little Crow Initiative community action grant has been working to improve the health and wellness of children and families within the Lower Sioux Indian Community. The Wicozani Cook will be responsible for adhering to food safety regulations, meal planning, food preparation and educating youth on cooking skills. Specific responsibilities throughout the duration of the grant period will include, but are not limited to:
- Implementing Dakota language in the kitchen
- Coordinating with Project Manager, Community Health staff and Recreation Center staff planning team to carry out weekly cooking with youth.
- Weekly grocery shopping, food prep and clean up
- Supervising youth during cooking activities