Person of the Week

Jerry Wolfe

Cherokee Beloved Man, Storyteller

Doing for people, giving them information, greeting the people, offering them help — whatever they ask I try to give them when they come in – it’s the little things it’s not the big things that happen that I do. Read More

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Jerry Wolfe's Charity of the Week:

Cherokee Preservation Foundation

This week Umission honors Jerry Wolfe, and is making a donation to the charity of his choice the Cherokee Preservation Foundation. The mission of Foundation is to preserve our native culture, protect and enhance our natural environment, and create appropriate and diverse economic opportunities in order to improve the quality of life for the Easter Band of Cherokee Indians and our neighbors in western North Carolina. Hats off to the Cherokee Preservation Foundation for doing work with the Cherokee language, artistic traditions, leadership programs, schools, technology, and energy.