Powering Your Community with Tribal Energy

by nlc-admin | August 9, 2017

A free webinar called “Powering Your Community with Tribal Energy” will take place Wednesday, August 30, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mountain Time. This webinar is part of the 2017 Expanding Tribal Energy Development Through Partnerships webinar series sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Indian Energy and the Western Area […]

Native CDFI Capital Pool

by nlc-admin | August 7, 2017

Native CDFI Capital Pool Information,Webinar, and Application of Interest Dear Native CDFIs,   As you know, access to affordable capital has been an ongoing challenge for the Native CDFI industry. Over the past couple of years, First Nations Oweesta Corporation has been working diligently to address this challenge by developing a capital pool that will […]

The Nike Community Impact Fund (NCIF)

by nlc-admin | August 4, 2017

The Nike Community Impact Fund (NCIF), in partnership with Charities Aid Foundation of America and the Oregon Community Foundation, is a collaborative approach to grant making that directly impacts local communities. Since 2010, the NCIF has been administered from Nike World Headquarters by a committee of employee volunteers that has awarded 300 cash grants totaling […]

HUD’s Southwest Office of Native American Programs Weekly Information Bulletin July 31, 2017

by nlc-admin | August 3, 2017

 HUD’s Southwest Office of Native American Programs is pleased to share the attached Information Bulletin highlighting Training Opportunities, Funding Announcements, and Tribal News throughout our southwest region. For additional program information, HUD’s PIH Notices to Tribes and TDHEs are electronically posted to the internet at  Additionally, find government forms and applications on’s Government […]

New Funding to Support Women in Apprenticeship and Nontraditional Occupations

by nlc-admin | July 31, 2017

Last week, the Women’s Bureau announced the availability of nearly $1.3 million in grant funds to boost women’s participation and success in skilled jobs.   The WANTO Technical Assistance Grant Program is designed to help employers and labor unions recruit, train and retain women in apprenticeship and nontraditional occupations. This year, grant funds will be awarded […]