Skip to main content
Mascot Bill Sponsor Gets More Hate Mail
Halbritter Speaks at Columbia University
50 Most Inspiring DearNativeYouth Tweets
George Monbiot on Soil Degradation
18-Year-Old Director Visits White House
Exploring the Next 10,000 Years
$5 Million Nutrition Campaign Launches
Casino Follies; GOP Ponders Cruz Control
Instant Horse Racing Bill Passes
Dja Dja Wurrung Wants Ancestral Art Back
Jenkins: Where’s The Outcry?
Navajo Leaders Disrespect Voting Rights
Blumenthal Flip Flops on Federal Rec
Painter Margarete Bagshaw Walks On
Ho-Chunk Nation Increases Minimum Wage
Native Funerals as Family Reunions
WSJ Sides With Soto on Eagle Feathers
Symposium: School-to-Prison Pipeline
Clerk to Indian: 'You Lost the War'
Jude Schimmel Puts Team in Sweet 16
Thing About Skins
Lakota Federal Credit Union Earns Treasury Certification
The Lakota Federal Credit Union and its board of directors are celebrating another major milestone in the young credit union’s development: certification from the U.S...
Indian Land Capital Company President To Retire After 9 Years at Helm
Native Finance Pioneer Gerald Sherman to focus on family, helping national network of Native CDFIs After nearly a decade serving as founding CEO, Gerald Sherman (Oglala Lakota) ann...
Business Incubator to Boost Entrepreneurship on Pine Ridge
More than 500 businesses were funded over the last 30 years by the Lakota Funds on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota...
CDFI Fund Studies Access to Capital and Credit in Native Communities
Native Communities in the United States face unique economic challenges that affect the availability of capital and credit for individuals and businesses...
Hatching Economic Development: A New Business Incubator for Crow Creek
“I want to develop my breakfast-burrito business into a restaurant,” said Lisa Lengkeek, a member of the Crow Creek Sioux Tribe and 2013 winner of the South Dakota Indian Business ...
Indian Financial Action Program Featured at White House
Tanya Fiddler A Native American perspective was presented during the White House’s first-ever Summit on Financial Capability and Empowerment , held May 10 in Washington, D.C...
CDFI Lakota Funds Selected to Participate in Starbucks Foundation Grant Program
Lakota Funds , a Native community development financial institution (CDFI) based on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota, was selected to be one of 124 non-profit organizatio...
Indian CDFIs Are Booming
SANDIA RESERVATION, New Mexico— American Indian community development financial institutions (CDFIs) are booming, with 70 Native CDFIs now certified by the Treasury Department, 14 ...
Oweesta Names New Associate Director of Contracts and Quality Control
First Nations Oweesta Corporation (Oweesta) recently announced its appointment of Chrystel Cornelius to serve as its new associate director of contracts and quality control...
Tanya Fiddler Talks Economic Development at Clinton Global Initiative
Tanya Fiddler (Cheyenne Sioux), executive director of Four Bands Community Fund , a native community development financial institution (CDFI) in Eagle Butte, South Dakota, shared i...
Page 1 of 2