A Program of First Nations Development Institute
The Original Giving Platform Created to Support Native Communities

 "Let us put our minds together and see what life we can make for our children."

 

~ Sitting Bull, Hunkpapa Lakota Chief & Holy Man
  • OUR CHILDREN
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    Valuable Resource
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    a Difference!
  • We believe all young people have
    gifts and talents waiting to be discovered
    or uncovered,so we look to our youth as
    ‘at promise’ because they are our future.

    They will be the ones to lead us further,
    and take care of our community.
    - Zowie Banteah-Yuselew (Zuni), Program Coordinator
      Zuni Youth Enrichment Project

Empower youth to reach their full potential rooted in traditions and culture to prepare leaders for the next generation.
You can support traditional knowledge and green practices to restore the legacy of `Āina Momona or an abundant land for our people.
Invest in a joyful learning community where children develop character, skills, and self-reliance in a culturally rich environment.
Help build and support a network of Oklahoma Native people who are dedicated to increasing self-sufficiency and prosperity in their communities.
Plant the seeds of possibility for the youth on the Pine Ridge Reservation through education, recreation and cultural restoration.
You can help provide safe spaces for Indigenous women to uncover the power, strength and skills they possess to become positive forces for social change in their families and communities.
Help youth build a solid foundation and find a connection, purpose and meaning so they may inspire others.
You can help sustain a unique tribal college that prepares students for leadership, careers and advanced studies in a multicultural world.
Support all the projects included on NativeGiving.org to empower Native children, families and communities.

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“Poverty doesn’t give you strength or teach you lessons about perseverance. No, poverty only teaches you how to be poor.”

― Sherman Alexie, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

“I don’t think anybody anywhere can talk about the future of their people or of an organization without talking about education.  Whoever controls the education of our children controls our future.”

– Wilma Mankiller

“Grown men can learn from very little children, for the hearts of the little children are pure. Therefore, the Great Spirit may show them many things which older people miss."

— Black Elk

"Let us put our minds together and see what life we can make for our children"

– Sitting Bull