Native Strong’s grants to tribes and Native-led nonprofit organizations support community-based programs that focus on children’s nutrition education, access to healthy foods, increased physical activity and culturally-based youth/community leadership.
ICTMN Staff
2/24/16
Four worthy projects received $60,000 each from the Notah Begay III Foundation (NB3F)’s national program Native Strong: Healthy Kids, Healthy Futures to improve the health and well...
Thunder Valley Community Development Organization is sponsoring a bee hive to support efforts to regenerate a local food system on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. (Kristin Butler)
ICTMN Staff
1/19/16
A new bee hive project on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, dubbed “Buffalo Bees”, is intended to revive the tribe's local food system while educating students about ecology, agri...
Monycka Bella Snowbird Milking Goat
Taté Walker
9/11/15
Monycka Snowbird is one among a growing number of Native people and organizations in the United States both on and off tribal land committed to leading clean, sustainable, and cult...
ICTMN Staff
5/4/15
The Obama administration has designated Pine Ridge Indian Reservation as a one of its Promise Zone communities...
Success Puzzle iStock
Christina Rose
1/7/15
The Tilsen family has certainly made their mark on the Pine Ridge Reservation...
Nate Seltenrich
5/14/13
On the 108-acre Pinoleville Ranch­eria in Ukiah, California, two hours north of San Francisco, Nathan Rich showed me around the new home he planned to move into with his three kids...