Kiara Garity

IMG_21611. Name:

Kiara Garity

2. Tribe with which you are registered:

Shoshone-Paiute

3.Where you grew up:

Twin Falls

 

4.How many years have you participated in SYLAP and what was the first year in which you participated?

This is my first year at SYLAP.

 

5.How did you hear about SYLAP?

My grandma Laurie told me about it.

 

6.Why did you want to come (or return) to SYLAP?

To be able to learn my language and culture.

 

7.What do you hope to gain from participating in SYLAP?

To gain a different experience being away from home and being able to learn more about my language and culture.

 

8.Based on your experience so far, would you recommend SYLAP to other Shoshone/Goshute youth? Why?

Yes, I’ve made made friends, it is fun and its just a whole new experience.