About Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake

The Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake is a federally recognized Indian Nation located in Upper Lake, California.

Sherry Treppa: These Five Native American Women Will Inspire You to Dream Bigger

This article was originally published at Indianz.com For the Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake, the most recent Women’s History Month is not just an opportunity to offer vacuous congratulatory statements or flowery symbolic gestures. It is a moment to reflect on our tribe’s heritage, our enduring challenges and the powerful women who have been the [...]

By | 2018-04-05T20:04:19+00:00 July 15th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Tracey Treppa: Breath of Life – A Bridge From The Past To The Future

There’s no question that language is the key to keeping one’s culture alive. It serves as the connective tissue that bonds the present to the past and the future. As members of the Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake tribe, we must work hard to address the ongoing cultural struggle to revive and strengthen our language. [...]

By | 2018-05-30T17:36:05+00:00 May 30th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Native American Motivation Day

We are thrilled to be hosting Native American Motivation Day this Friday, April 20th with our partners at Mendocino College. It is the 32nd annual event, which is geared towards 6th to 12th grade students, and will take place at the Ukiah Campus in the Center of Visual Preforming Arts Theatre with breakouts taking place [...]

By | 2018-04-20T15:33:06+00:00 April 20th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Sherry Treppa: Tribal Partnerships – Friends And Neighbors

Photo of Lake County, California via Wikipedia. This article was originally published at Lake County News. Growth, both personal and as a people, simply doesn’t happen in a vacuum. While we draw great strength from our tribal history and internal cohesion, our outside partnerships with the surrounding community have been essential for the [...]

By | 2018-04-02T17:11:56+00:00 April 2nd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sherry Treppa: The Health of Our Tribe, Living to Contribute

This article was originally published in the Tribal Business Journal. Sustaining a community, appropriately enough, takes a communal effort, something our Tribal leadership has established as a guiding focus for the Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake. In order to see our membership and neighbors grow and thrive, we take seriously the importance of establishing group [...]

By | 2018-04-02T16:46:22+00:00 April 2nd, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Sherry Treppa: Sharing Our Tribal Histories Through Storytelling

This article was originally published by Indianz.com The continuing legacy of the Native American people is one of courage and tenacity against seemingly insurmountable opposition. Because of this, maintaining our traditions is a paramount task. Efforts to keep our ancestors’ legacy alive take many shapes, with our cherished cultural traditions forming the necessary underpinning for our resolve. [...]

By | 2018-03-31T00:52:20+00:00 March 30th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Healthy Living: For Bodies and Minds

The wellbeing of our Upper Lake Tribal family has always been a concern as we have seen the devastating impact of unhealthy lifestyles. Native Americans are two times more likely to become diabetic than Caucasians and as a result, the Habematolel Pomo Tribe endeavors to promote healthy living in all facets of life. When we [...]

By | 2018-03-01T22:02:10+00:00 March 1st, 2018|Blog|0 Comments