This 400th anniversary campaign, carried out throughout 2013, is finished. The work to honor treaties with Native Nations and protect the Earth continues. Learn more, or join in that work: contact the Onondaga Nation, Neighbors of the Onondaga Nation, Neetopk Keetopk (Hudson Valley), Onondaga Canoe and Kayak Club or Two Row Paddle down the Grand (2016).

Campaign Co-sponsors

The Onondaga Nation and Neighbors of the Onondaga Nation are building a broad-based alliance with organizations all over New York State and beyond. Join our growing list of co-sponsors (forms at bottom):

Faith Communities

All Saints Catholic Church,  Syracuse NY
Brooklyn Quaker Meeting, Brooklyn, NY
Community of Living Traditions at Stony Point Center, Stony Point, NY
Social Responsibilities Council, First Unitarian Universalist Society of Albany, NY
First Unitarian Society Schenectady
, Schenectady, NY
Judson Memorial Church, New York, NY
New York Yearly Meeting (Quaker) Indian Affairs Committee, New York, NY
Plymouth Congregational Church, Syracuse, NY
Saratoga Monthly Meeting of Friends, Saratoga, NY
South Valley Presbyterian Church, Syracuse, NY
St. Lucy’s Catholic Church, Syracuse, NY
Synod Council & Public Policy Advocacy Network, Synod of the Northeast PCUSA
Temple Society Of Concord, Syracuse, NY
Zen Center of Syracuse, Syracuse, NY


Community Organizations

1199SEIU Upstate Healthcare Workers East, Syracuse, NY
AJ Muste Memorial Institute, New York, NY
American Indian Law Alliance
, New York, NY
ArtRage Gallery, Syracuse, NY
Beacon Sloop Club, Beacon, NY
Bethlehem Neighbors for Peace, Delmar, NY
Bloomington Daymakers Rotary Club, Bloomington, MN
Citizen Action, Syracuse, NY
CNY Alliance for Retired Americans, East Syracuse, NY
Environmental Solidarity Working Group of Occupy Wall Street
Flying Eagle Woman Fund, New York City, NY
Frack Free Catskills, Saugerties, NY
Friends of Ganondagan, Victor, NY
Gas Drilling Awareness for Cortland Co. (GDACC), Cortland, NY
Jews for Racial and Economic Justice, New York, NY
Leonard Peltier Defense Offense Committee, New York, NY
Matilda Joslyn Gage Foundation, Fayetteville, NY
Mama Loschen Yiddish group, New Paltz, NY
Multicultural Resource Center (MRC), Ithaca, NY
Native American Cultural Center, Rochester, NY
Native Resistance Network, New York City, NY
Pachama Alliance, San Francisco, CA
Pan-African Community of CNY, Syracuse, NY
Partnership for Onondaga Creek, Syracuse,NY
Rosendale Farmers Market, Rosendale, NY
Saratoga Peace Alliance, Saratoga Springs, NY
Sierra Club, Mid-Hudson, New Paltz, NY
Sparkill Creek Watershed Alliance, Piermont, NY
Spiderwoman Theater, New York City
Strawtown Art and Garden Studio, Nyack, NY
Syracuse Center for Peace and Social Justice, Syracuse, NY (fiscal sponsor)
Syracuse Community Choir, Syracuse, NY
Syracuse Cultural Workers, Syracuse, NY
Thunderbear Intertribal Council, Hudson Valley
Tioronda Working Group, Beacon, NY
WESPAC Foundation, White Plains, NY
WE Hands-ON Education, Glenshaw, PA

Educational Institutions

Syracuse University
Africa Initiative of Syracuse University
Anthropology Dept.
David B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics
Center for Indigenous Law, Governance & Citizenship, SU Law School
Chancellor’s Office
College of Visual and Performing Arts
Geography Department
Hendricks Chapel
History Department
Humanities Center
Lubin House, NYC
Native American Studies Program
Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration
Religion Department
University College
Whitman School of Management
Writing Program

American Indian Program, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Brooklyn Friends School, Brooklyn, NY
Connie Hogarth Center for Social Action at Manhattanville College, Purchase, NY
Native American Studies at Colgate University, Hamilton, NY
Environmental Consortium of Colleges & Universities, (Hudson Valley), Pleasantville
Imagining America, Syracuse, NY
Ithaca College Anthropology Department & Native American Studies Program, Ithaca, NY
Le Moyne College, Syracuse, NY
New York Students Rising
Onondaga Community College, Syracuse, NY
Russell Sage College, Troy, NY
SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Syracuse, NY
Center for Native Peoples and the Environment, Syracuse, NY
Environmental Studies Department, Syracuse, NY
The Baobab Society:SUNY ESF’s multicultural organization, Syracuse, NY

SUNY Cortland, Cortland, NY
SUNY Purchase College Sociology Department, Purchase, NY
Wells College, Aurora, NY


International Sponsors

Bathurst United Church, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Christian Peacemaker Teams – the Aboriginal Justice Team, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Kairos Canada, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Netherlands Centre for Indigenous Peoples, Amsterdam, Netherlands


Native Nation Sponsors

Haudenosaunee Grand Council
Oneida Nation of Wisconsin
Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community
Tonawanda Seneca Nation


If you are interested in partnering with us, please fill out the appropriate form below:

Organizational Sponsorship Form

Native Nation Sponsorship Form

University-College Sponsorship Form

Faith Community Sponsor Form

Corporate Sponsorship Guidelines