Tag Archives: Navajo

Education for Self-Determination and Quality of Life

The Navajo Nation is working to improve the quality of education by transferring operation of more than 30 schools from U.S. Department of Interior’s Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) control, to management by the Navajo Nation’s Department of Education.

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Olympics and the Spirit of Friendship and Solidarity

PWNA is proud and excited to cheer on three Native American athletes at the 2016 Olympics.

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137 Ways to Just Move It on the Navajo Nation

PWNA congratulates the Navajo Nation, our Program Partners and I.H.S. on closing out another year of Just Move It, and we look forward to supporting JMI as they approach their 25th anniversary and beyond.

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Will You Make a Difference on World Water Day?

Learn here what is being done to increase access to safe water, then learn how you can take action to help those in the communities who need it most.

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What We Are Thankful For

What we are thankful for: the generosity of gift-in-kind donors that donated more than $1 million in critical supplies to PWNA’s 100-day supply drive.

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What Our 100-Day Supply Drive Means to Our Native Partners

Many Native Americans living in the remote tribal communities PWNA serves struggle with unsafe drinking water daily.

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Reservation Animal Rescue Helps Everyone

When you think of the welfare of Native Americans in our country, what needs come to mind? Food, housing, capacity building – those are all needs and ones that our organization addresses. How about veterinary services and animal overpopulation? Sounds a little bit out of left field, but it is in fact an important and […]

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Tribes Leading the Way: 5 Points of Progress

For American Indian reservations, progress toward economic development, infrastructure and social change often comes in small increments but adds up to big gains over time. Here are 5 points of progress we’ve seen in recent years for the tribes in our service area…

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Native Youth Know How to Improve Public Health & Safety

Today at Arizona’s Indian Nations and Tribes Legislative Day, five talented and energized youth groups are presenting how they are going to make their communities safer and healthier. With the “Native Youth Know” partnership standing behind them, the five youth groups will receive the funding and support to make that possible. The Native Youth Know […]

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Reservation Animal Rescue on #GivingTuesday

Now an annual event, #GivingTuesday is becoming a day of remembrance when millions of people come out to support their favorite charities and causes. And today, we want to shout out to animal lovers everywhere to remember this special cause:  the four-leggeds on the reservations. Our reservation animal rescue program, ROAR, supports rescue, rehabilitation, foster […]

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