Tag Archives: Navajo Nation

Honoring the Navajo Code Talkers

Navajo Code Talkers Day is on August 14 each year, and as we approach that date, we are thankful for their service and humbled by their sacrifices. We are also honored to work with the Navajo Nation to provide immediate relief and support long-term solutions for strong, self-sufficient Native American communities. Marking the date of […]

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Assayii Lake Fire: Over but Ongoing

National Relief Charities responded to the needs of the Assayii Lake fire on the Navajo reservation.

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President Obama Visits the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe

President Obama and the First Lady will be visiting the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe to meet with tribal leaders and Native youth about the poverty they face and to announced new initiatives related to tribal economies and education.

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Buy Native: Indian Arts & Crafts

Andrew discusses the Indian Arts and Crafts Act of 1990 and how it protects consumers and producers from buying mass-produced items that claim to be Native American made when they are not.

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What Will Johnny Depp’s Donation Buy?

Johnny Depp donated $25,000 to the Navajo Nation for scholarships. But the true “value” of his gift is much greater.

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Meet Nataanii, a Future Tribal Leader

Murray highlights the accomplishments of another AIEF scholarship recipient.

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You Wanted to Know: Why Do Indians Have Long Hair?

Andrew explores the myths and beliefs about Native Americans and their long hair.

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Reservation Series: Navajo

An overview of the Navajo Nation and its culture, land, economy and education.

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