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.

November 15, 2021

November 15: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week

Shake off the zoom fatigue! This week is full of webinars important to Indian Country, including a Treasury SSBCI tribal guidance webinar, webinar for young professionals interested in working at Treasury, and a webinar to help Native Elders keep their money safe. Learn more in the 5 Things You Need to Know this Week.

November 8, 2021

Policy Alert: Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Passes the House

Last Friday night, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 3684 - the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act. The bill is now headed to President Joe Biden and is excepted to be signed into law later tonight.

  • COVID-19
  • Diversification
  • Investment
  • Natural Resources

November 8, 2021

November 8: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week

In today's 5 Things You Need to Know this Week, learn about the Notice of Intent Deadline for Tribal SSBCI, a webinar with Treasury about careers for Native young professionals, how to avoid COVID-19 related scams, and more.

November 1, 2021

November 1: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week

Happy #NativeAmericanHeritageMonth! Start off #NAHM learning about upcoming webinars on Tribal SSBCI, details about the Introductory Tribal Finance and Accounting Certificate Program, language preservation grants, and more.

October 25, 2021

The Nuts and Bolts of Tribal SSBCI: Informational Sessions with Treasury

Join NAFOA and the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) as they co-host the United States Department of Treasury (Treasury) for a series of webinars discussing the Tribal State Small Business Credit Initiative (Tribal SSBCI).

  • Treasury

October 25, 2021

October 25: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week

NAFOA aims to facilitate a lifetime of learning from youth to executive leaders. In the 5 Things You Need to Know This Week, learn about educational opportunities for Native youth and grad students, leadership development opportunities, and more.

October 21, 2021

Learn At Your Own Pace with NAFOA's Career Basics

Career Basics has been extended until January 2022! Participants who successfully complete Career Basics are eligible to apply for the 2022 NAFOA Leadership Summit taking place April 3, 2022 in Seattle Washington.

October 18, 2021

October 18: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week

It's Monday and NAFOA has the 5 things you need to know this week! Check out the recording of our recent webinar with the Economic Development Administration on ARP funding for tribes and learn about the latest education and career opportunities.

October 13, 2021

NAFOA Announces the 2021 Annual Lifetime Achievement Recipients

Every year, the NAFOA Board of Directors select and highlight some of our strongest Native American leaders who have brought about positive change for Indian Country. Throughout the course of their careers, these leaders have done incredible work dedicating years advocating on behalf of their communities and Native communities nationwide.

October 12, 2021

October 12: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week

In the latest 5 Things You Need to Know this Week, learn about an upcoming webinar with the EDA on ARP funding, grant opportunities in agriculture, and news from the NAFOA community.