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Founder and President

Phone: (719) ***-****  HQ Phone
Email: d***@***.org
White Bison , Inc.
6145 Lehman Drive Suite 200
Colorado Springs , Colorado 80918
United States

Company Description: White Bison, Inc., is an American Indian non profit organization based in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Through White Bison, it's Founder and President Don Coyhis,...   more

Employment History

  • Producer and Director
    Mohican Nation

Board Memberships and Affiliations

196 Total References
Web References
Board of Advisors, 4 July 2015 [cached]
Don L. Coyhis President White Bison, Inc.
Don ..., 30 April 2015 [cached]
Don Coyhis
Don Coyhis is a member of the Mohican Nation. He currently lives in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He is the founder and president of White Bison, Inc., an American Indian non-profit corporation that has the following vision: A sustainable grassroots Wellbriety Movement that provides culturally based healing for the next seven generations of Indigenous people. Through the leadership of White Bison, the Wellbriety Movement has taken a prominent role in the recovery of many Native Americans, and their communities.
In recognition of his knowledge, inspiration and expertise, Don has been called upon to provide technical assistance by national policy organizations such as the White House Office of Drug Control Policy, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration and national recovery organizations such as the National Association for Children of Alcoholics to develop prevention campaign materials and prevention and recovery programs for Native American communities. In 2009, Don was awarded the $100,000 Purpose Prize for his entrepreneurial efforts in changing communities. In addition, he also received the Max Hayman Award for his leadership in bringing healing to Native American communities
Colorado Episcopal Church Women, 16 Oct 2012 [cached]
Producer/Director Don Coyhis (Mohican)
Don Coyhis Don, the founder of White Bison, Inc. is a member of Mohican Nation from the Stockbridge-Munsee Reservation in Wisconsin. His upbringing on the reservation and his 15 years of experience in corporate America bring a unique view of community development issues. Don has developed community change programs based on the teachings of the Medicine Wheel and a system of principles, values and laws that were given to him by Native American Elders. Don, now an elder himself, used this experience to produce the documentary The Journey to Forgiveness. The film tells the story of the impact of these teachings. The film was produced to document the 9000-mile journey undertaken by a group of elders from many nations to record the stories of boardingschool survivors, and to give people a real opportunity toexperience forgiveness.
The presentation of this film will be followed by a panel discussion Chaired by The Rt. Rev. Gallagher, and featuring ,Don Coyhis, Blanche Zembower of the Diocese of Colorado, and Dr. Lynda Rogerson of The Colorado Springs Indian Center.
Don Coyhis | Alberta Family Wellness Initiative, 3 Mar 2015 [cached]
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Don Coyhis
Organization: White Bison Inc.
Don Coyhis is a member of the Mohican Nation from the Stockbridge Munsee Reservation in Wisconsin. He currently lives in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He is the founder and president of White Bison, Inc., an American Indian non-profit corporation that has the following vision: 100 Native American communities in healing by the year 2010.
The Wellbriety Movement - White Bison — Wellbriety Training Institute, 1 Feb 2015 [cached]
Following his Keynote, Don Coyhis, President of White Bison, will lead the entire group in developing a vision for a healthy community.
Don Coyhis, President of White Bison, will present key segments of the Journey to Forgiveness video on how our parents and grandparents were impacted by the boarding school experience.
Don Coyhis, President of White Bison, will provide and overview of what it takes to create a thriving community and to heal the community from the experiences of intergenerational trauma. He will explain various strategies and trainings that can help communities raise their awareness and begin to take action to create and implement change.
Don Coyhis will describe what is happening with the Wellbriety Movement on a national level, and also explore some of the happenings in Washington DC that impact what we do in our tribes and urban communities.
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