Sunrise Drum, Inc

129 N West Street, Mishawaka, IN 46544  -- 219-781-8894 -- 

Sunrise Drum, Inc

129 N West Street, Mishawaka, IN 46544 


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Assistance with Eastern Native Genealogical

Genealogy for people with federal government recognition (USA) or status (Canada) have available to them extensive documentation from government sources that was required for their CDIB or Status numbers. 

Supporting & preserving Indigenous languages & cultures for our future!

Cultural and Language Program Assistance

For Indigenous communities and organizations in both Canada and the USA.  Paul René developed culturally-based higher education program for reservation communities integrating multiple topics including language and cultural continuation.

Building a future on our past!

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Social Work & Indian Child Welfare

Paul René and Andrea have provide consultation on the Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978 (ICWA) in both the 1990's and 2000's.   Some referrals have been through the National Indian Child Welfare Association based in Portland Oregon.

Since 1985,  Sunrise Drum Consulting has provided assistance  to individuals, organizations, and communities in the areas of arts, social work, curriculum development, and educational programs. 

We incorporate Indigenous knowledges and skills from within the communities we work with.  The emphasis is on the Indigenous peoples of North America (often known by various names such as, American Indian, Amerindian, Native American, Melungeon, First Nation, Métis and Aboriginal Canadian, among others).  


our mission:

Education Curriculum Development

The development of curricula for universities, colleges and grade schools.  Both Paul René and Andrea have developed curricula for distance education and face to face courses.