H.O.M.E. Team Actions
Everyone can be a member of the H.O.M.E (Honor Our Mother Earth) Team by starting a local Alliance in their area. Each H.O.M.E. Team Alliance will have the opportunity to take action from either of the four target areas; People, Land, Animals and the Circle.
Here are some ideas that your new H.O.M.E Team Alliance can implemented, or create your own!
Land ~ Rejuvenation of all elements
- Water- catchment, purifying, respect, grey water systems, omit plastics, ceremonies
- Land– gardens, orchards, parks, Eco-footprint, soil rejuvenation, plant recovery, seed banks, compost toilets, recycling, feedlots and other industrial ag, beach clean-up, more ceremonies
- Air– testers, purifiers, Carbon monoxide reduction, Feedlot gas reduction, ceremonies
- Fire– disarmament, balance thru ceremonies, green products.
Animals ~Protect and preserve
- Help protect endangered animals
- Return Black-Footed ferrets for prairie dog control
- Build bee boxes
- Create butterfly gardens
- Volunteer at the local shelters
- Hang Bat Boxes
- Pte Oyate- Return buffalo home and keep from being slaughtered needlessly.
- Build ~ H.O.M.E. Team animal shelters
- Help elderly and handicap with daily chores and nursing home visits/activities
- Gather and distribute food for less fortunate group of your choice.
- Local fund-raising to support less fortunate, Adopt a Buddy, Self-Esteem camps.
Circle ~ Help people return to the circle of life through;
- H.O.M.E. Team Journal
- Earth Warrior Training Camp
- Comedy Corner
- Ceremonies- singular, family and community
- Community Talking Circles- Talk about anything that pertains to the family, community and nation.
- Music Circles/Drumming Circles
- Equinox Celebrations
- Solstice Celebrations
Becoming a yearly member and donating $21.00, you will have these many benefits.
Benefits of having a H.O.M.E. Team go far beyond the small membership fee like:
- Share your project/alliance on the Map and network with other H.O.M.E. Team Members.
- Help beautify your community
- Do your part to save Mother Earth
- Connect with a world-wide family of fellow Earth Warriors
- Assistance and guidance with fundraising strategies for your team of Warriors and community
- Input into the H.O.M.E. Team Journal
- Opportunity to help a disadvantaged community on Standing Rock and world-wide
- Crossing all borders
- Access to ancient Aboriginal Indigenous stewardship practices and Teachings through ‘ Cup of Coffee’ archive, also requested and other Triad visits.