Our mission is to serve The People by honoring Native cultures, strengthening health and wellness programs and cultivating community.

URBAN INDIAN CENTER OF SALT LAKE

Formerly known as the

Indian Walk-In Center

Two Spirit & LGBTQIA+ Community

On February 22, 2020 the Urban Indian Center of Salt Lake hosted the first annual Two Spirit Pow wow, an event celebrating our Indigenous Two Spirit and LGBTQIA+ community power and sacredness of their people. We are excited to continue to grow from this event to make our cultural gatherings a more inclusive space. Donate today to support our Two Spirit & LGBTQIA+ community!

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Myth Busters

NATIVE AMERICANS DO NOT PAY TAXES

WRONG!

Native Americans pay taxes just like every one else.

GAIN WEALTH FROM THE GAMING INDUSTRY

NO!

The average per capita income is $29,829; the average per capita income for Native Americans is $17,917.

HIGH RATE OF SUBSTANCE ABUSE USE

WRONG!

Ages 12-20, 13.9% of Native Americans had a lower rate vs. 16.1% of White Americans had a higher reported rate of substance abuse use. The support of our services helps prevent and educate the harm substance use.

PROOF YOU’RE NATIVE AMERICAN

YES!

Native Americans are the only citizens who are subject to state-sanctioned legal definitions of identity, obligated to prove who they are as Indigenous peoples.

Our Community Partners

Donations help support our communitie’s progams and services!