A chance to 'learn to earn': Partnership develops Cultural Resources Center within the Leech Lake Reservation
January 9, 2017
BALL CLUB—The Boys and Girls Club of the Leech Lake Area is working with partners to convert a closed wild rice and smoked fish business within the Leech Lake Reservation into a Cultural Resource Center to serve area youths.
The popular business sold rice and fish from a stand in Ball Club for over 30 years before the passing of its owner, Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe Tim Holm, in March of 2016.
"I was worried that with Tim's passing there would be a loss of food and cultural activities