Oweesta Names New VP of Programs & Operations

Heidi Davis just posted a link to your cause, Oweesta (First Nations Oweesta Corporation) (http://apps.facebook.com/causes/82511?m=72716aae): Tanya Fiddler, a long-time advocate for business development and asset building in Native communities, has been…Read More

There is STILL time to plan your trip - 6th Annual Native CDFI Convening!

In three weeks, the 6th Annual Native CDFI Convening will be taking place as part of the Opportunity Finance Network Annual Conference in Charlotte, NC, October 27-30, 2009, featuring the Native Gathering pre-conference, the Native track of sessions and the…Read More

Our cause is in America's Giving Challenge—Let's win $50,000!

Hi everyone, Our cause just entered in America's Giving Challenge, which gives us a chance to win $50,000! To win, between now and November 7th we have to get the most donations to our cause (every person can donate once per day and have it count as a unique…Read More

Treasury Awards $4.4 Million for Native Communities in 2009 Round of Native American CDFI Assistance Program

Treasury Awards $4.4 Million for Native Communities in 2009 Round of the Native American CDFI Assistance Program CDFI Fund Director Gambrell Highlights Long-Term Commitment to Native Communities Washington, DC - The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s…Read More

Johnson Announces $1.76 Million in Funding for Four Native American Economic Development Corporations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Julianne Fisher, 202-224-1638 Wednesday, September 2, 2009 Jeff Gohringer, 202-224-1770 Johnson Announces $1.76 Million in Funding for Four Native American Economic Development Corporations Washington, DC – U.S. Senator Tim…Read More

SAVE THE DATE - 6TH ANNUAL NATIVE CONVENING AT THE OFN CONFERENCE - OCT 27-30, 2009

SAVE THE DATE! - 6th Annual NATIVE FINANCIAL INSTITUTION CONVENING in Charlotte, NC - October 27-30, 2009 - at the 2009 OFN Conference - DON'T MISS IT! Come enjoy all the learning, sharing and celebrating at the Native Gathering pre-conference, Native…Read More

Oweesta Part of Treasury Native CDFI Award Announcement

Yesterday Oweesta and other Native CDFIs received word in a special ceremony on the Pine Ridge Reservation concerning the new grant and contract awards. Recovery funds and regular budget appropriations are being directed to these Native community development…Read More
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