Bodéwadmi Inadzewen


The NHBP Culture Department holds the responsibility of protecting, preserving and revitalizing the Bodéwadmi (Potawatomi) culture, history and language of NHBP.

The Culture Department focuses on the education of the Bodéwadmi culture and language, and the protection and preservation of significant cultural properties and objects. The Culture Department coordinates Spring and Fall Ceremonies, Bodéwadmi language classes, Dancing and Drumming classes, as well as other cultural craft practices and workshops. The department also conducts cultural presentations and teachings for groups and organizations within the surrounding community.

Fred Jacko, Jr.

Culture Department Manager