Small Business Development

Small photo of Kali, a participant in the Four Bands Fund Youth Entrepreneurship Program.

Helping Native Americans Prosper

ANA grants help local community financial institutions bring financial tools and resources to underserved Native Americans.

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OCS Programs: Strengthening Accountability, Promoting Opportunity and Fostering Innovation

2016 President’s Budget Proposal for the Office of Community Services.

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Positive Gains in Indian Country: ANA and Native Communities Partnering Together for Success

The Administration for Native Americans is embarking on its 40th anniversary of providing resources to Native American communities.

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What We Learned from Our Comprehensive Look at Center-Based ECE Programs

New report from the National Survey of Early Care and Education offers the first portrait of early childhood programs in more than 20 years.

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Economic Development a Continuing Priority for Native Communities

An update on the ANA SEEDS funding initiative in year two: an effort to help spur Native American economic development through targeted assistance for job and business creation.

Photo of the Native American Finance Officers Association giving a lifetime award to Chairwoman Virginia Cross, Muckleshoot

How to Effectively Identify and Use Federal Financing Programs

ANA shares how to “Effectively Identify and Use Federal Financing Programs” at the 2014 Fall Finance and Tribal Economies Conference.

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The Promise of Community Action

Office of Community Services Director reflects on the legacy and spirit of community action throughout the years.

Photo of a goat herd on a Utah farm.

East African Refugee Goat Project: Birthing of a Refugee Business

New eco-friendly project will benefit three new refugee communities in Utah.

ANA Commissioner Lillian Sparks Robinson speaking at a RES 2014 session.

Investing in Tribal Economies

ANA Commissioner Sparks Robinson shares opportunities available through the Administration for Children and Families to assist in job creation and business expansion for Native American communities.

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