Maintaining Cultural Identity and Self-Sufficiency

Posted By Toyacoyah Brown November 5th, 2013 Last Updated on: November 5th, 2013

The First Nations Development Institute believes that when armed with the appropriate resources, Native Peoples hold the capacity and ingenuity to ensure the sustainable, economic, spiritual and cultural well-being of their communities. For over 30 years, they have invested in and created innovative institutions and models that strengthen asset control and support economic development for American Indian people and their communities.

Watch their latest PSA's on how you can help nurture the “native seeds”.
To find out more on First Nations Development Institute programs and how they can help your community please visit their website.


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About Toyacoyah Brown

Toyacoyah Brown is an enrolled member of the Comanche Nation, currently living in Chicago. She received her B.A. in Journalism from the University of Oklahoma and an M.A. in Media Studies from the University of Texas at Austin. When she's not scouring the Internet for fun things to share with PowWows.com readers you can find her digging for vinyl in her local record store or curling up with a good book.

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