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September 21, 2017
Indian Giver Newsletter September/October 2017 Muckleshoot "Rethink Your Drink" Effort Aims for a Healthy Tribe In 2016, under one of its programs, First Nations Development Institute (First Nations) awarded 15 grants totaling $422,500. These...
July 21, 2017
July/August 2017 Indian Giver Newsletter Better Tribal Health Possible through FDPIR-Based Nutrition Education Due to a variety of issues including inadequate funding, many of the USDA's Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR)...
May 24, 2017
First Nations Development Institute May/June 2017 Indian Giver Newsletter Boys With Braids & REDCO Make a Healthy Foods Connection One of First Nations Development Institute's grantees under its recent "Nutrition Education for Native...
March 20, 2017
Recalling Roots: TCEMP Program Boosted Tribal Economies In the 1980s First Nations Development Institute (First Nations) was on the ground in tribal communities and the work was "aimed at building tribal self-sufficiency through programs that are both...
January 20, 2017
January/February 2017 Indian Giver Newsletter Ag Training Brings 'Ah Ha Moment' for Navajo Sheep Producer TahNibaa Naataanii of the Navajo Nation lives on the land where her family has raised sheep as part of their traditional life and culture...
November 21, 2016
November/December 2016 Indian Giver Newsletter Power to Our People! Board Chair Benny Shendo, Jr. To new First Nations Development Institute Board Chairman Benny Shendo, Jr., the work of First Nations speaks for itself. "It's not about us...

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