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...
Indian Giver Newsletter September/October 2016
Sustaining Culture and Livelihood in Remote Igiugig Village
In Igiugig, a small village of only 69 people on the Kvichak River in southwestern Alaska, resources are scarce. Food must be flown in, and...
July/August 2016 Indian Giver Newsletter
CRITFC Buoys Tribal Fishers & Columbia River Salmon Culture
A resource for fishers and a respect for salmon have been at the heart of the Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission (CRITFC) in Portland,...
May/June 2016 Indian Giver Newsletter
*Genetic Ordinance Protects Yurok Tribe's Natural Resources*
Food policies have a tremendous impact on how food is produced, processed and distributed in Native communities. Often, these policies are determined...
March/April 2016 -- Indian Giver Newsletter
*Impact! Cultivating Food & Culture at Nambé Pueblo*
"If we didn't have our culture, we wouldn't be a pueblo. We would just be another town." This is why the Pueblo of Namb...
First Nations Development Institute Newsletter
*Impact! Thunder Valley is Helping Transform Pine Ridge*
The people of the Oceti Sakowin Oyate are undergoing a revolution. After surviving generations of colonization, the Lakota,...