Tanya H. Lee
7/21/16
Rebecca Adamson’s decision to close First Peoples Worldwide by year’s end is an opportunity for other organizations to take over innovative and compelling projects intended to rest...
Cheyenne River Youth Project
Lynn Armitage
7/13/16
According to the American Heart Association, the average life expectancy for Natives is five years less than the general population in the U.S., due in large part to obesity...
indian-country-food-price-index
Tanya H. Lee
7/12/16
What people living on Indian reservations have long suspected turns out to be true—they pay much more for food than people in other communities do...
ICTMN Staff
3/1/16
For the First Nations Development Institute (First Nations), 2015 was a banner year...
Small Group Funders Roundtable
Tanya H. Lee
11/16/15
For the first time, dozens of major philanthropic organizations came together to confront urgent needs in Indian country...
Lynn Armitage
4/23/15
Americans are a very giving people...
Vincent Schilling
3/27/15
The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community (SMSC) and three national partners, the First Nations Development Institute (FNDI), the Notah Begay III Foundation (NB3) and the University...
A-Dae Romero
10/28/14

The Food Safety Modernization Act was passed by President Obama in 2011. In 2013, the accompanying Federal Drug Administration (FDA) regulations were released. FDA’s regulations articulate sweeping changes in how agricultural businesses and farmer’s grow, produce, and process specific produce....

First Nations
10/25/14
First Nations Development Institute ( Fir st Nations ) recently launched its First Nations Native Agriculture and Food Systems Scholarship Program to encourage more Native American...
Mike Lettig
10/21/14
The first progress report is in, and the results for Keybank’s Expanding Financial Literacy Efforts in Native Communities Program are even better than anticipated...

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