"Let us put our minds together and see what life we can make for our children" 
                                                                                            ~ Sitting Bull, Hunkpapa Sioux Chief

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First Nations Development Institute (First Nations) created NativeGiving.org to increase investments to nonprofits in Native communities. The committed staff members of these organizations are working at the grassroots level  to develop innovative solutions to some of the most pressing issues of our day that impact the well-being of our most precious resource – our children.
Choose a Cause
Review each of these remarkable organization’s profiles to view their mission, vision and strategies to improve the lives of children, families and communities.
Make a Gift
Make a donation to one or more of the organizations to build a brighter future for our children.
Know You’re Making A Difference
You’ll receive our heartfelt thank you with an acknowledgement for tax purposes from First Nations, and 100 percent of your gift will go to the designated nonprofit of your choosing.
Repeat the Good Deed and Feel Even Better
Visit the profiles again to see the many smiling faces of the children you’ve helped. The need is great, so consider supporting additional nonprofit organizations. Click here to get started!

Our Commitment to Donors and Native Communities

Native Giving is a program of First Nations Development Institute and is committed to transparency and accountability.  We consistently receive top ratings from charity evaluators.


The Original Giving Platform Created to Support Native Communities