By Mark FogartyThe Northwest Area Foundation has started a webpage to benefit Native CDFIs to benefit reservations where financial institutions are scarce.
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By Mark FogartyThe Pascua Yaqui Tribe are expanding to other tribes an enhanced tribal card with electronic verification of identity that allow them to cross the border.
By Mark FogartySIRE will host an Indian Will Drafting CLE to help educate Natives on the process of estate planning and to help build trust in Indian wills.
By Mark FogartyAccording to a GAO report, the condition of tribal roads has a direct connection to absences for Indian youth on tribal lands and more data is needed.
By Mark FogartyThe First Peoples Fund received $500,000 from the Northwest Area Foundation to build an arts ecosystem that will support Native artists.
By Mark FogartyU.S. Bank has amended its Environmental Responsibility Policy to state they will not fund oil and gas pipelines, like DAPL, that are unfriendly projects.
By Mark FogartyThe Navajo Nation Council voted to fire the entire Navajo Housing Authority board following concerns. President Russell Begaye has yet to take formal action
By Mark FogartyTribes should look to start a Credit union, a depository institutions, that could be a good place for disinvesting deposits from the big banks funding DAPL.
By Mark FogartyTribes seeking an alternative to banking with institutions helping to fund DAPL can look into starting their own banks or credit unions.