Mission: The purpose of oyate teca project is to improve the lives and conditions of the children who are members of the oglala sioux tribe; to provide assistance in the areas of health and education to the pine ridge reservations; to arrive at an achievement level of success and self esteem and allow them to contribute back to their community and nation.
Programs: Oyate teca project inc is a community based organization that operates as an affiliate of childfund. Sponsorship payments are granted to individual children who meet eligibility requirements, with all such assistance passed through the organization from childfund international usa, a separate 501(c)(3)organization. Various programs are held throughout the year to provide opportunities for the children to interact, learn, and bring positive change to their communities. These activities include fishing, derbies, movie nights, family fun days, holiday celebrations, etc.