Tillie Black Bear Passes On

Tillie Black Bear, a tireless advocate for Native Women, passed away Saturday evening, July 19, 2014. Tillie’s work inspired so many and our hearts are with all those she left behind.

NIWRC has made a documentary about the White Buffalo Calf Woman Society available on YouTube, Beyond the Shelter Doors with Tillie Black Bear. Tillie was one of the founding mothers of this society.