Brian Schatz
The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs will learn how Native communities are leveraging federal financing to advance economic sovereignty.

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When businesses or media productions take on Native themes, images or storylines, they turn to Native consultants to avoid stereotypes or offensive messages.

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ICYMI: President Biden officially declared October 11 Indigenous Peoples’ Day.

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Kelp farming is a potentially profitable economic development venture for some coastal tribes.

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Land stewardship is at the core of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act, also known as ANCSA.

Alaska Native Youth
Alaska Native corporations are figuring out how to distribute the funds more than a year after the CARES Act lawsuit started.

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After two years, we’re excited to see our community in person.

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This year marks the 50th Anniversary of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act, also known as ANCSA.

Sports Betting in Arizona
With early morning fanfare, a brand new day dawned in Arizona sports history with the first full day of legalized sports betting.

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One week left until we see you at #NAFOAFall21!

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NAFOA’s newsletter provides you the latest news and resources for Indian Country.

Chuck Hoskin
As a tribe, we are building programs and making strategic investments that will benefit Cherokee citizens, families, communities and neighbors for generations to come.

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The Central Council of the Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of is one step closer to providing access to improved broadband services in Southeast Alaska.

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Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association
Tribal casino revenues took a major hit due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to figures released by the National Indian Gaming Commission.

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The COVID-19 pandemic impacted fiscal year 2020 gross gaming revenues for tribes across the nation.

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Zortman-Landusky Mine
An abandoned gold mine continues to cause heartaches for the Fort Belknap Indian Community.

Navajo Generating Station
Navajo and Hopi leaders addressed the need to move away from economic dependence on coal, but specific proposals on how to get there remain elusive.

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A report by American Express found Native women make up just 1.4 percent of all women-owned businesses.

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NAFOA supports Indian Country – from Native youth to tribal entities.

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Native tourism destinations are among the popular places attracting sightseers and tribes, cultural centers, businesses and artists have all felt the economic hit from the pandemic.

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Native people typically face higher unemployment conditions than the population as a whole.


Gabe Galanda
“I am honored to join the First Fed family and to represent Indigenous peoples in the banking world,” said Gabe Galanda.

Tara Gatewood
Native America Calling, one of the most widely-heard Native radio programs, is entering a new chapter in its storied history.

Richard Frias and Paulette Jordan
Welcome to NAFOA’s new Executive Director, Rico Frias!

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Some talented young people are making marks in the Native business world.

Richard “Rico” Frias
NAFOA is pleased to announce that Richard “Rico” Frias has been selected as the organization’s new Executive Director.

Morongo Reservation
The Morongo Band of Mission Indians has become the first tribe in the nation to become a participating transmission owner as part of a new project that will help California meet its green energy goals.

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Indian Country is strongest when we work together.

Mama Julz: “We’re not going to stop this pipeline by prayer only. Prayer and action go hand in hand!”
“We’re not going to stop this pipeline by prayer only. Prayer and action go hand in hand!” Lakota matriarch Mama Julz said of Line 3.

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Navajo sheep herders are busy at this time of year. Learn more in this encore preservation from Native America Calling.

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Deb Haaland
NAFOA supports your growth – as individuals and communities.

Yukon Kuskokwim Health Corporation
Alaska Native corporations will finally be able to receive COVID-19 funds after the nation’s highest court ruled in their favor in one of the most heated Indian law and policy disputes in decades.

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Boasting one of the highest COVID-19 vaccination rates in the United States, the Blackfeet Nation is back open for business.