Financial & Investor Education

First Nations Development Institute and its subsidiary First Nations Oweesta Corporation (a community development financial institution) work in partnership with Native American tribes and communities throughout the U.S. to assist them in designing and administering financial and investor education programs.

First Nations Development Institute provides workshops and training on the Building Native Communities: Financial Skills for Families curriculum, which was originally developed by First Nations Development Institute and the Fannie Mae Foundation. First Nations also coordinates an investor education project, with support from the FINRA Investor Education Foundation (more information can be found at, using the newly revised Building Native Communities: Investing for the Future curriculum.

Recently Released Financial & Investor Education Reports and Publications