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Pajaro Valley Ohlone Indian Council

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General Agency Information
Name: Pajaro Valley Ohlone Indian Council
Alternate Name(s): PVOIC
Address: 644 Peartree Drive
Watsonville,  CA  95076
Driving Directions
Contact Information
Primary Phone: 831-728-8471
Days/Hours of Operation: Call for Times
Description: PVOIC is a non-profit 501c3 organization started by Patrick Orozco.

"Amah-Ka-Tura" (People of the Land) dance group created by Pat Orozco and the Pajaro Valley Ohlone Indian Council to help preserve traditional Ohlone culture. The group travels to grade schools, universities, public events, private schools, state parks, and dedications.

FUNDING SOURCE: For many of events, a fee is charged to those with the resources to pay.
Mission: Our mission is to bring people together as one, through love, peace and solidarity. We teach our children to love and respect all people. To respect the land and all that Creator has given us. Our members are of Chumash, Salinan, Rumsen, Chipawa, Apache, Esselen, Navajo, Yaqui and Lakota decent also some non-indian.
Volunteer Info: We need volunteers of all types. To volunteer your skills please call Aaron at 831-662-4760.
Languages other than English: Spanish
Native American
Accommodations for Disabled Persons: Call for Information
Public Transportation: Contact for information
Eligibility: Open to All
Fees: Individual Membership
Areas Served: California
Physical Location: Watsonville
Funding Source: See Description Notes
Officials/Contact Persons
Officials: Patrick Orozco
Subject Headings
Subject Headings: Cultural Heritage Groups
Cultural Heritage Programs
Dance Performances
Genealogical Collections
Native Americans
Private Nonprofits
This agency was last updated on April 9, 2020.