The Tasunke Wakan Okolakiciye (Medicine Horse Society) works to provide Lakota cultural, language, and hands on education services to the Lakota Oyate.
Primary goal of Tasunke Wakan Okolakiciye:
Implement Lakol Wicohan
(Lakota life ways and laws, which includes language, values, beliefs, ceremonies and laws of the Lakota people).
Long term goals:
To revitalize and implement the Lakota language through education and practice.
To strengthen the cultural identity of the Lakota Oyate through linking Lakota Philosophy with the Lakota language.
To empower the Lakota Tiwahe (families) in reclaiming their Lakota identity, through integrating the Lakota Customary, Natural, and Spiritual law within the educational process.
To provide education training and assistance regarding cultural competency.