Mission & Vision
First Stewards Inc. seeks to unite indigenous voices to collaboratively advance adaptive climate change strategies to sustain and secure our cultures and strengthen America’s resiliency and ability to adapt to climate change by holding symposia, and cultivating sustainable projects and educational opportunities within indigenous communities.
Regional Representation on First Stewards Board
The founding Board of First Stewards works to bring together the voices of indigenous leaders, scientists, elders and youth on the issue of climate change. To do this First Stewards has created a board populated with representatives from seven distinct regions: 1) Pacific Islands; 2) West Coast; 3) Alaska; 4) Inland 5) Great Lakes 6) East Coast (currently vacant) and 7) Gulf of Mexico (currently vacant).