About

Mission

To advance community resilience through traditional lifeways, and protect and restore the native species, waters, and homelands of the Winnemem Wintu.

Board of Directors:

  • Caleen Sisk, President
  • Jessica Abbe, Board Chair
  • Misa Joo, Secretary
  • Sarah Haase, Treasurer
  • Helene Sisk
  • Marine Sisk
  • Jerod Ward
  • Ron Toppi
  • Miles McLeod

A brief history

Indian Cultural Organization (ICO) has served northern California since it was incorporated by Caleen Sisk and Maude Rogers Nightingale in 1983. Multi-generational and tribally-led, ICO prioritizes youth participation in projects to support Winnemem Wintu cultural resilience. Donations to ICO, a charitable, tax-exempt non-profit 501(c)3 corporation, are tax-deductible.

Contact Us

Email: info [at] winnemem.org