Rez Protectors, 2001 Columbus Foundation Community Grant

Written by on October 20, 2001 in 2001, Columbus Foundation Community Grant, Team

Rez Protectors

Pretty Eagle Catholic School
Mt. Xavier, MT

Problem: Housing shortage on their Crow Indian Reservation.

Solution: Efficient and economical way to use straw in building
durable, well-insulated, and moisture resistant houses.

Teams were judged for the practicality of implementing their ideas. The winning team received the $25,000 Columbus Foundation Community Grant to take back to their community to make their innovation a reality.


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