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Deb Haaland
Two tribal citizens are joining the Indian Affairs team at the Department of the Interior.
ICYMI: President Biden officially declared October 11 Indigenous Peoples’ Day.
NAFOA values our community—thank you for being a part of it.
After two years, we’re excited to see our community in person.
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Native doctors and nurses are in short supply. How are more being recruited into the industry?
One week left until we see you at #NAFOAFall21!
Chuck Hoskin Jr.
To grow the economy across the Cherokee Nation Reservation, we must be forward thinking, collaborative and willing to work across borders.
NAFOA is here to build and support our community. Join us!
Michael Gavin
The Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation tried early and often to protect citizens from COVID-19.
Tim Giago
The Democratic Party gained many new members in Indian Country because of the man they called FDR.
Oglala Sioux Tribe Ambulance Service
Employees of the Oglala Sioux Tribe’s Ambulance Service are raising concerns about ‘abhorrent’ working conditions.
Summit Trail Fire
Fighting wildfires isn’t getting any easier, but pay is rising for firefighters employed by the Bureau of Indian Affairs and other federal agencies.
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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.
Navajo Nation Police
The increased demands of the COVID-19 pandemic exacerbated long-standing issues within the Navajo Nation’s police department.
Cherokee Nation
We all have a role to play as we combat this new surge in the global pandemic.
NAFOA supports Indian Country – from Native youth to tribal entities.
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Native people typically face higher unemployment conditions than the population as a whole.
NAFOA puts tribes first.
Richard Frias and Paulette Jordan
Welcome to NAFOA’s new Executive Director, Rico Frias!
Richard “Rico” Frias
NAFOA is pleased to announce that Richard “Rico” Frias has been selected as the organization’s new Executive Director.
Indian Country is strongest when we work together.
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Catawba Two Kings Casino
The Catawba Nation is finally welcoming visitors to its gaming facility in North Carolina.
Deb Haaland
NAFOA supports your growth – as individuals and communities.
Boasting one of the highest COVID-19 vaccination rates in the United States, the Blackfeet Nation is back open for business.
Yes, it’s Tuesday. NAFOA started off the week in observance of Juneteenth.
Remember the Removal Bike Ride
After more than a year of battling COVID, life is finally getting closer to normal across the Cherokee Nation.
NAFOA Photo of the Week
Community is about supporting each other.
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Two artists who admit they aren’t enrolled in any tribal nation have still managed to find their way into museums and educational institutions.
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Better Vets
An employment program for veterans that began in the days after 9/11 paid off last year when the COVID-19 pandemic rattled employment across the country, lawmakers were told.
The Department of Agriculture is working to elevate its relationship with tribal nations and a Lakota woman is leading the way.
The National Congress of American Indians has ousted the first Native person who served as its general counsel, less than two weeks after a new chief executive officer came on board.
The U.S. House of Representatives considers H.R.2878, the Native VetSuccess at Tribal Colleges and Universities Pilot Program Act on May 17, 2021.