Tag Archives: American Indian
American Indian Education Foundation provides scholarships to Native American students.
The name Partnership With Native Americans also does more: it clearly and readily communicates to the public who we are and what we do.
As we reflect on the recent July 4th holiday and all the celebrations that took place across the United States, I feel a sense of personal pride. This truly is a great country in which to live. But, more specifically, I feel proud to be a part of it and to be a Native American. […]
In the midst of the hot, long summer days when children are free from classrooms, school is often the last thing on everyone’s minds. And unfortunately, that thinking can bleed into the school year, as many youth do not see postsecondary education (or college) as a realistic goal. Seemingly, nor should they, based on the […]
Native Americans pay the financial cost, the emotional cost, and the same uncertainty about employment after college that many Americans face.
Unable to make it through a fiscal year without running out of funds, I.H.S. is limiting treatment to only the most sensitive cases such as those involving loss of life or limb, so this nonprofit supports preventative healthcare on the reservations.
The rate of suicide among American Indians/Alaskan Natives aged 15-34 is 2.5 times higher than the national average.
DNA testing for Native ancestry. genetic markers cannot perfectly predict whether someone is Native and they certainly cannot test or predict a specific tribe.
How do I trace my Native American ancestry? How do I become an enrolled member of a Native American tribe? Both commonly heard questions at National Relief Charities, the simple answer to each is “it depends.” To be fair, tracing Native American ancestry is just as difficult as tracing any ancestry. A great deal of […]