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 Native Food Sovereignty in the Wanblee Community

Native Food Sovereignty in the Wanblee Community

April 9, 2020 | Partnership with Native Americans

Native American communities have long struggled with access to fresh, healthy foods. Now more than ever, access to these foods is critical – particularly during the global pandemic impacting us all. Monica Terkildsen, a member of the Wanblee Community Act...

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World Water Day: Conserving a Precious Resource

World Water Day: Conserving a Precious Resource

March 19, 2020 | Partnership with Native Americans

World Water Day (March 22) is an annual campaign led by the United Nations (UN-Water) to bring attention to water as a precious resource. Access to clean water is a critical concern for many developing countries. However, many people are unaware ...

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 National Nutrition Month: Improving Nutrition on Reservations

National Nutrition Month: Improving Nutrition on Reservations

March 19, 2020 | Partnership with Native Americans

National Nutrition Month in March was created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and focuses on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits. Unfortunately, healthy foods are not always...

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PRO TIPS FOR SUBMITTING A SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

PRO TIPS FOR SUBMITTING A SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

February 10, 2020 | Partnership with Native Americans

The start of a new year can be an incredibly busy time for students. January and February are typically when graduating high school seniors are applying to colleges and determining the type of financial support they’re able to receive for post-secondary e...

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STRENGTHENING NATIVE AMERICAN YOUTH IN ARIZONA

STRENGTHENING NATIVE AMERICAN YOUTH IN ARIZONA

January 24, 2020 | Partnership with Native Americans

The 25th annual Indian Nations and Tribes Legislative Day held Jan. 15, 2020 at the Arizona State Capitol brought together tribal and state leaders, organizations serving tribal communities, and citizens of the 22 tribes in the state. This annual even...

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POVERTY AWARENESS MONTH

POVERTY AWARENESS MONTH

January 17, 2020 | Partnership with Native Americans

January brings renewed hope and an opportunity to positively impact those most in need. During Poverty Awareness Month, we are reminded of the current state of poverty in America – particularly for Native Americans. It is estimated that 38.1 million peopl...

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THE REALITIES OF WINTER IN THE NORTHERN PLAINS

THE REALITIES OF WINTER IN THE NORTHERN PLAINS

January 17, 2020 | Partnership with Native Americans

With winter well underway and the start of a new year upon us, there’s no better time to revisit the importance of severe weather preparedness. For people living on remote reservations in the Northern Plains, winter storms often prevent access to necessit...

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SEASON’S GREETINGS FROM PWNA

SEASON’S GREETINGS FROM PWNA

December 19, 2019 | Partnership with Native Americans

From all of us at PWNA, we’d like to wish you a joyous holiday season. This time of year, we reflect on how grateful we are to have the support of our program partners, community project leaders, volunteers, and donors. This community helps PWNA carry out...

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IF YOU’RE TRAVELING THIS THANKSGIVING, REMEMBER TO BE KIND

IF YOU’RE TRAVELING THIS THANKSGIVING, REMEMBER TO BE KIND

November 21, 2019 | Partnership with Native Americans

Thanksgiving marks the beginning of the holiday season in which we reflect on the blessings and gifts we have been given, and the kindness we have received – something we often take for granted. But as we embark on the busiest travel time of the year, let...

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