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$300K Grant for Hawaiian Language
Chumash Indians Celebrate 19th Pow wow
Fighting the Plague of Diabetes
Birdsingers’ Gathering Shares Traditions
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Indigenous Peoples Take Center Stage
Recognition and Unratified Treaties
Red Lake Capitol Ahead of Schedule
Reclaiming Our Children Through Food
ATCR Cancels Museum Gig in Protest
General Welfare Exclusion Act Passes
NHL Arena Named After Gila River Indian
Columbia Indigenous Forum Coming Up
20 Signs She May Be Too Rez for You, Bro
Paris's 'Dog'; Lake Monster
Funding for Farmers
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Government Approach to Isolated Peoples
My 100 Miles on The Long Walk
Thing About Skins
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...
Oweesta Announces Three Certified Native CDFIs
First Nations Oweesta Corporation , the Longmont, Colorado- and Rapid City, South Dakota-based company that works to develop native assets at a local level, recently announced thre...
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