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Follow NAFOA's broadcasts for the latest in COVID-19 updates, policy news from the Hill, available financial resources as well as new educational initiatives to support our tribal governments and communities.

August 2, 2021

August 2: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week

The Department of Treasury has announced a new deadline of August 16th at 5:00pm Eastern Time for the State Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI) Notice of Intent (NOI) to apply, which was previously set for July 30th. Final applications will be due December 11th, 2021. NOI filings do not obligate participation in the program.

  • Treasury
  • Energy

July 30, 2021

Treasury Department Announces New Deadline for SSBCI NOI Applications

The Department of Treasury has announced a new deadline of August 16th at 5:00pm Eastern Time for the State Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI) Notice of Intent (NOI) to apply, which was previously set for July 30th.

  • Treasury

July 30, 2021

Economic Development Administration to Host Informational Webinars For American Rescue Plan Funds

Last week the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) announced $3 billion in funding opportunities to invest in distressed and underserved communities, including Indian Country, impacted by the coronavirus pandemic

  • Finance

July 28, 2021

Be a Part of the Art of #NAFOAFall21

NAFOA is excited to welcome back Matt Orley with Big Paper Strategies to the 2021 Fall Finance & Tribal Economies Conference on September 27-28, 2021.

July 26, 2021

July 26: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week

NAFOA is bringing you a special 5 Things You Need to Know this Week. In case you missed it, get to know our new Executive Director, as well as learn about upcoming funding opportunities for tribes, webinars, and job opportunities.

  • Finance
  • Energy

July 25, 2021

Secretary of Commerce Announces Innovative EDA American Rescue Plan programs

On July 22, 2021, the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is announcing $3 billion in funding opportunities to invest in distressed and underserved communities, including Indian Country, impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. The EDA investment is broken into six Notices of Funding Opportunities.

  • Finance

July 20, 2021

NAFOA Announces Richard Frias as its New Executive Director

NAFOA is pleased to announce that Richard “Rico” Frias (Chiricahua Apache from the Chihene Nde Nation) has been selected as the organization’s new Executive Director. Mr. Frias joined NAFOA on Monday, July 12, 2021.

July 19, 2021

July 19: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week

It's Monday and NAFOA is bringing you the latest 5 Things You Need to Know This Week. Learn about upcoming virtual events for Native students, grants to increase access to clean water, job opportunities, and more.

  • Telecommunications
  • Tax

July 14, 2021

Don't Miss Comedian Marc Yaffee at NAFOA's Closing Reception

Join us for NAFOA's Closing Reception at Howl at the Moon on Tuesday, September 28th featuring networking, fun, and great entertainment. We'll start the night with a performance from our talented emcee and conference comedian, Marc Yaffee. Marc is a writer, comedian, and podcaster who has entertained us during our virtual conferences in the past and we are excited to finally host him in person.

July 12, 2021

July 12: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week

It's Monday and NAFOA is bringing you the latest 5 Things You Need to Know This Week. Learn about upcoming virtual events for Native students, grants to increase access to clean water, job opportunities, and more.

  • Energy