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March 1: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week
Learn about the art of #NAFOA2021 - and be a part of it! Matt Orley of Big Paper Strategies will be returning to draw live illustrations each day of the conference. Register to join us on April 26-29.
NAFOA and NCAI invite you to join Congressman Dan Kildee and other House Ways & Means Committee members next Monday, March 1, 2021 at 1:00 EST for a tribal leader discussion on the possible formula for distributing the $20 billion Tribal Relief Fund.
NAFOA supports our community by uplifting voices, news, and opportunities from our partners. In the 5 Things You Need to Know This Week, learn about our upcoming webinar, funding opportunities, financial coaching for individuals, and more. And make sure to check out the confirmation hearing of Rep. Deb Haaland for Secretary of the Interior.
This 90-minute webinar will build on some of the lessons in previous webinars in our Introduction series and advance your skills in Microsoft Excel. You will learn best practices for designing efficient forecasting models, as well as how to apply scroll bars, goal seek, data tables, and scenario manager to your models.
It's a short week, but there's still a lot you need to be aware of. Check out the latest updates from NAFOA, a webinar today for entrepreneurs, and opportunities for Native changemakers in the 5 Things You Need to Know this Week.
TOMORROW Friday, Feb 12 at 3:00 pm ET. NAFOA is coordinating with several national organizations to convene a Tribal Leader Town Hall tomorrow Friday, February 12, 2021 at 3:00 EST to discuss the $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package - which includes a proposed $20 billion tribal relief fund - that Congress is expected to pass next week using budget reconciliation rules.
Register today for NAFOA's Virtual 39th Annual Conference taking place April 26-29, 2021. Even though we won't be in-person, the conference will still bring together tribal, state, federal and industry partners to discuss important economic issues facing Indian Country. We are working hard to bring you a virtual conference lineup with compelling education sessions and fun entertainment.
We have something for almost everyone in this edition of the 5 Things You Need to Know this Week. Learn about upcoming webinars for professionals, consultations for tribal leaders, job openings with the NAFOA team, and scholarships for Native students.
Are you interested in working in Native American policy and wanting to help improve Indian Country? A position with the NAFOA team might be the right fit for you!