San Manuel Band donates $1 million to non-profits on Giving Tuesday (November 28, 2023)The San Manuel Band of Mission Indians announced $1 million in donations to 10 non-profit organizations across the nation.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (November 20, 2023)Do you love the NAFOA newsletter? Forward it to a friend!
National Congress of American Indian draws huge crowd for annual convention (November 16, 2023)The nation’s largest inter-tribal advocacy organization is at a major crossroads as it celebrates a milestone anniversary.
Republican lawmaker criticized for deriding GOP colleagues as ‘wild Indians’ (November 1, 2023)The National Congress of American Indians is speaking out after a Republican lawmaker made derogatory remarks about Native people.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (October 30, 2023)Boo — only 18 days until funding for Indian Country programs runs out.
Native America Calling: A new cookbook, fresh food and NFL eats (October 30, 2023)What’s on The Menu at Native America Calling? A new cookbook, a new cafe and a new spotlight on a catering business.
Picayune Rancheria raises funds at Suicide Awareness Benefit Gala (October 18, 2023)The Picayune Rancheria of the Chukchansi Indians is donating more than $15,000 to support the Fresno American Indian Health Project and the Fresno Veterans Administration Medical Center.
Few states make the grade when it comes to tribal inclusion in voting maps (October 12, 2023)Tribes must be included “from the very beginning” of the redistricting process in order to ensure American Indian and Alaska Native voices are heard at the polls.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (October 10, 2023)Every day is Indigenous Peoples’ Day.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (October 2, 2023)It’s #NAFOAFall23 Week! More than 800 tribal leaders, financial professionals, and industry experts are in attendance in Arizona.
Senate Committee on Indian Affairs hearing on ‘Water as a Trust Resource’ (September 26, 2023)The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs holds an oversight hearing on water in Native communities on September 27, 2023.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (September 25, 2023)The government may be shutting down, but NOT #NAFOAFall23!
Self-proclaimed Native Republican sentenced to prison for U.S. Capitol attack (September 14, 2023)In a court filing, U.S. Capitol breach defendant Jorge Aaron Riley finally admitted he knows little to nothing about his supposed “American Indian” heritage.
Native America Calling: Land Back victories (September 12, 2023)There’s a trend among governments, organizations, and individuals facilitating the return of important lands to tribal control.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (September 5, 2023)A new season brings new updates for Indian Country.
Native America Calling: How tribes brought about a historic dam removal (August 15, 2023)The largest dam removal project in U.S. history is taking place in the Klamath River basin. Tribes were instrumental in making it happen.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (August 7, 2023)Fresh off the press: NAFOA’s agenda for #NAFOAFALL23!
Native advocates join inaugural class of Obama Leaders program (August 1, 2023)Several Native advocates have been named to the inaugural class of the Obama Leaders program at the foundation started by the former U.S. president.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (July 31, 2023)Keeping Indian Country hotter than these temperatures.
NAFOA in transition with departure of executive director (June 2, 2023)The largest finance organization in Indian Country is undergoing change with the exit of its executive director, who was on the job for less than two years.
H.R.423 – Pala Band of Mission Indians Land Transfer Act (February 14, 2023)The U.S. House of Representatives considers H.R.423, the Pala Band of Mission Indians Land Transfer Act, on February 6, 2023.
Republican-controlled House set to approve first Indian Country bills (February 6, 2023)The 118th Congress is finally underway and Indian Country bills are among the first to advance in a new political atmosphere on Capitol Hill.
National Indian Gaming Commission announces departure of general counsel (January 23, 2023)Michael Hoenig, the longest-serving general counsel at the National Indian Gaming Commission, is departing on January 27, 2023.
Native America Calling: How tribes want to honor a famous mountain lion (January 12, 2023)Tribes in California want a say in what happens to the remains of P-22, a famous mountain lion.
National Congress of American Indians puts prized property on the market (December 8, 2022)The Embassy of Tribal Nations, the home of the National Congress of American Indians, is on the market.
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