Follow NAFOA's broadcasts for the latest in COVID-19 updates, policy news from the Hill, available financial resources as well as new educational initiatives to support our tribal governments and communities.

July 8, 2020

A Special Update from NAFOA

"NAFOA is here for you and working hard to not only get through this crisis, but to ensure that Indian Country is better prepared for the next one."

July 2, 2020

Paycheck Protection Program Extension and Insights

On Wednesday, July 1, 2020, the House of Representatives passed S. 4116, a bill that extends the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) application deadline to August 8, 2020, by Unanimous Consent. NAFOA PPP Survey published.

June 29, 2020

June 29: 5 Things You Need to Know This Week

Sharing updates for Indian Country from Washington, D.C.

June 24, 2020

Coronavirus Relief Fund FAQs Updated

On June 24, 2020, the U.S. Department of the Treasury released updated Coronavirus Relief Fund (CRF) Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).

June 23, 2020

House Democrats Introduce The Moving Forward Act

Included in this legislation are several provisions related to transportation, community, and infrastructure development in Indian Country.

June 22, 2020

June 22: 5 Things You Need to Know This Week

Finding opportunities for growth and sustainability.

June 22, 2020

Coronavirus Relief Fund Issues and Solutions Identified

On, June 19, 2020, NAFOA sent a letter to Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin and Acting Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB)

June 16, 2020

Treasury to Disburse Remaining $679M in CRF Funds

DC District Court requires the Department of the Treasury to disburse the $679 million it held back from the second tranche of Coronavirus Relief Fund payments ($3.2 billion) to tribal governments by June 17, 2020.

June 15, 2020

June 15: 5 Things You Need to Know This Week

Pushing forward tribal economic development in the time of COVID-19.

June 12, 2020

Department of the Treasury Announces Second Distribution of Coronavirus Relief Funds for Tribes

On Friday, June 12th, the Department of Treasury announced their second distribution formula for the remaining 40% of the $8 billion set aside for tribal governments in the Coronavirus Relief Fund.