Sarah Sunshine Manning
4/22/16
“We are focused on creating our own pathway out of poverty by building local skill and leadership capacity, exercising our sovereignty, and creating a space that empowers our commu...
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...
Feeding Ourselves Grandma Salmon
Tanya H. Lee
7/17/15
Tribal sovereignty means food sovereignty, according to a report , Feeding Ourselves: Food Access, Health Disparities, and the Pathways to Healthy Native American Communities, rece...
Kristi Eaton
12/10/14
As a member of the Seminole Nation of Oklahoma, Rev. Chebon Kernell has seen firsthand the struggles Native communities face...
ICTMN Staff
5/22/14
First Nations Development Institute has awarded four grants to American Indian communities in Arizona , New Mexico , North Dakota and Wisconsin that will address hunger, nutrition ...
ICTMN Staff
5/16/14
In the largest food scarcity survey to take place across the Four Corners, results revealed that nearly 40 percent of Navajo Reservation residents don’t have access to enough food ...
Lynn Armitage
12/20/13
Their passion for farming began during childhood on their grandfather’s farm in Talihina, Oklahoma, where they would help plant, grow and harvest a virtual salad bowl of fresh prod...
Tanya H. Lee
11/29/13
Native American author, educator, activist, mother and grandmother Winona LaDuke, Anishinaabekwe, is calling on tribes to relocalize food and energy production as a means of both r...
Vincent Schilling
8/28/13
Native schools on reservations with limited budgets often struggle to provide healthy, unprocessed and culturally relevant foods for their students...

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