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.

December 23, 2020

Happy Holidays from NAFOA and Our Alumni!

Happy Holidays from NAFOA and our alumni! This holiday season, give the gift that keeps on giving with a donation to NAFOA's education programs. Your donation helps support the goals and aspirations of Native students and young professionals, empowering them to strengthen the future of tribes and tribal economies.

December 22, 2020

Join us on January 4 for "Creating and Monitoring Rolling Budgets: For Today's Challenges" Webinar

When the enterprise is surprised with less than stellar results, how long does it take to get its legs back and take the necessary actions to mitigate and minimize the impact? How does it mobilize resources to identify root causes and potential solutions? How would a rolling budget help with this process? What if you could help the enterprise improve its response curve with the reliable tools and methods? This webinar will help you understand how rolling budgets play into efficient business operating methods.

December 22, 2020

TODAY at 2:00 pm ET Tribal Leader Town Hall on COVID-19 Bipartisan Relief Legislation

Today, December 22, 2020 at 2:00 EST NAFOA is convening a Tribal Leader Town Hall with several national organizations to discuss the bipartisan COVID-19 relief legislation that Congress passed last night.

December 21, 2020

Tribal Leader Town Hall: COVID-19 Bipartisan Relief Legislation

NAFOA is coordinating with several national organizations to convene a Tribal Leader Town Hall tomorrow, December 22, 2020 to discuss the bipartisan COVID-19 relief legislation that Congress is expected to pass today, December 21.

December 21, 2020

December 21: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week

“It is with great honor, pride and enthusiasm that NAFOA welcomes and embraces the Department of Interior (DOI) Secretary nominee Deb Haaland. For several years Congresswoman Haaland has supported and engaged in NAFOA activities and initiatives. As a Trailblazer, she will continue to serve Indian Country in advancing policy decisions that are proactive and advantageous to issues directly impacting the sovereignty of our Nations. NAFOA encourages the confirmation of Congresswoman Haaland as the next DOI Secretary.“ — Cristina Danforth, NAFOA Board President

December 17, 2020

Invest in the Future of Tribes By Supporting Native Youth

A gift to NAFOA's education programs is a gift to Native youth. Our education programs like Career Basics and the NAFOA Leadership Summit help support the goals and aspirations of young Native leaders. This year, we served a record number of youth with our online and remote programs, and we hope to continue this momentum with your help.

December 14, 2020

December 14: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week

We're sharing important updates related to COVID-19 and its impacts on Indian Country. Also, learn more about professional development opportunities coming up.

December 9, 2020

TTAC GWE Subcommittee Reopens Tribal Solicitation Letter

The Treasury Tribal Advisory Committee (“TTAC”) Subcommittee on General Welfare Exclusion (“GWE Subcommittee”) is re-opening its solicitation of input from Tribal governments and stakeholders before making recommendations to the TTAC on guidance under the Tribal General Welfare Exclusion Act (“TGWEA”) and the Internal Revenue Code Section 139E.

December 9, 2020

Policy Alert: COVID-19 Relief May Be Coming Soon, Tribal Town Hall to Follow

A bipartisan group of lawmakers has released a summary of provisions to be used as the basis for a new $908 billion COVID-19 relief package. Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) led the effort to include Indian Country in a number of relief measures.

December 8, 2020

Help Empower the Future of Tribal Economies with a Gift to NAFOA

Supporting tribal economies means investing in and empowering the next generation of leaders. Even in trying times, NAFOA remains committed to strengthening opportunities and creating resources for Native youth and young professionals. This year, we served more youth than before with our online Career Basics program and provided new opportunities for young people to be involved with our work.