Request for Proposals: Native Youth and Culture Fund
First Nations now accepting proposals that focus on youth for our 2014 Native Youth and Culture Fund grant.
Now Accepting Proposals
First Nations seeking projects from Native organizations working to eliminate food insecurity among tribal seniors and elders in rural and/or reservation-based Native American communities.
Request for Proposals: Urban Native Nonprofit Human Service Focus
First Nations and the National Urban Indian Family Coalition are are now accepting grant proposals for urban American Indian projects.
Food Sovereignty Summit
The Oneida Nation, First Nations, Intertribal Agriculture Council and Northeast Wisconsin Technical College are pleased to announce the Food Sovereignty Summit.
The Business of Indian Agriculture
First Nations has published a curriculum designed to help farmers, ranchers and agricultural producers succeed in managing their businesses. It includes both a 562-page Instructor Guide and a 323-page Participant Workbook.
Native American Business Development
Native Asset-Building Partnership Project
First Nations Development Institute launched the Native Asset-Building Partnership Project (NABPP) to help tribes develop tools and infrastructure for control of their assets.
Combating Predatory Lending
Native American Family Economic Security
Native American Family Economic Security: Linking Asset-Building Programs in Indian Country is a two-year project that works to develop, strengthen and expand programs/services that build the family economic security of Native communities through Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) sites.
Native American Foods & Health
Native Agriculture and Food Systems Initiative
First Nations launched the Native Agriculture and Food Systems Initiative (NAFSI) to help tribes and Native communities strengthen their local food systems, improve health and nutrition, and build food security. This initiative helps Native communities develop innovative agricultural and food security projects.
Financial & Investor Education
First Nations Launches the My Green Campaign
The My Green campaign is dedicated to teaching Native American youth receiving Minor’s Trust payments how to better manage their “Big Money.”
Strengthening Native American Nonprofits
Native Youth & Culture Fund
At First Nations, we believe that Native youth represent the future of Native communities, and that their health and well-being determines the future of their communities overall. By investing in youth, and giving them a sense of place and tradition in their community, a community is ensured that it will have bright and capable future leaders.