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First Nations Development Institute Accepting Proposals for 2019 Native Youth & Culture Fund

by nlc-admin | February 22, 2019

Deadline: March 12, 2019 The First Nations Development Institute was established by the Native Youth & Culture Fund in 2002 in the belief that Native youth represent the future of Native communities and that their health and well-being determine the future overall health and well-being of those communities. By investing in its youth and giving […]

HUD Southwest Office of Native American Programs Information Bulletin – February 25, 2019

by nlc-admin | February 21, 2019

HUD’s Southwest Office of Native American Programs Weekly Information Bulletin ~  Please share this information with others in your organizations.  Thank you!  ~ Greetings from Fred Griefer, Acting Administrator, HUD’s Southwest Office of Native American Programs, HUD’s Southwest Office of Native American Programs is pleased to share the attached Information Bulletin highlighting Training Opportunities, Funding […]

US DOC EDA EDI Federal Economic Development Announcements; February 19, 2019

by nlc-admin | February 20, 2019

Regional Economic Development Integrator (EDIs) & Partners – Attached please find this week’s summary of recent funding oportunities and related resources for economic development. Please share with your colleagues and visit www.eda.gov\edi for additional federal resources to support local and regional economic development strategies.  This week’s highlights include: Funding & Resource Announcements    page 2 DOT […]

Community Development Block Grant Program for Indian Tribes and Alaska Native Villages

by nlc-admin | February 20, 2019

HUD is reissuing the NOFA for the Indian Community Development Block Grant program (FR-6200-N-23) to receive additional applications for approximately 30 calendar days. Eligible applicants that did not submit an application under the original announcement that closed on January 7, 2019 will have the opportunity to submit applications during this time. Applicants that did submit […]

USDA and HHS Partner to Create Recovery Housing in Rural Communities

by nlc-admin | February 19, 2019

WASHINGTON, Feb. 15, 2019 – U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Anne Hazlett and Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use Dr. Elinore McCance-Katz today announced USDA and HHS will partner to create addiction recovery transitional housing in rural communities. “Strong […]