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The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development with support from the Key Bank Foundation will hold a Native Edge Institute Jan 19th and 21st in Orlando, FL and Cherokee, NC.
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NEWS AND UPDATES
Senate Indian Affairs Committee to moves forward on measure to boost economic development in Indian Country May 17, 2017 WASHINGTON, DC – The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development salutes the quick action by the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs...read more
Job Title: Event Assistant FLSA Status: Non-Exempt Supervisor: Event Manager About NCAIED: The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. With over 40 years of assisting American Indian Tribes and their...read more
The National Center’s Adolfo Vasquez Awarded “Minority Small Business Champion of the Year” by the U.S. Small Business Administration
Vasquez, who runs the National Center’s PTAC in Albuquerque, was honored as a part of New Mexico’s Small Business Week May 5, 2017 MESA, AZ – Adolfo Vasquez, who leads the National Center for American Indian Enterprise’s (the National Center) Procurement Technical...read more
Appropriations bill ensures key programs for Indian Country remain funded through the fiscal year May 4, 2017 MESA, AZ - Chris James, President and CEO of the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development, issued the following statement highlighting the...read more
Ernie Stevens, Jr. accepts “Spirit of Community” award from the Phoenix Indian Center on behalf of his father, Ernie Stevens, Sr.
Our board member Ernie Stevens, Jr. accepted the “Spirit of Community” award from the Phoenix Indian Center on behalf of his father, Ernie Stevens, Sr. The presentation took place during the organization’s 34th Annual Silver & Turquoise Ball on Saturday night. The...read more
Tribal Energy Sovereignty – Strengthening Strategic Partnerships Register Today! The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) in coordination with the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) will host the 2017 National Tribal Energy Summit: Tribal Energy Sovereignty –...read more
The National Center Congratulates Chairman Ernie Stevens, Jr. on Winning the Charlie Hill Award from NIGA
NCAIED Chairman Derrick Watchman also participated in NIGA’s Indian Gaming Tradeshow and Convention April 11, 2017 SAN DIEGO, CA – The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (The National Center) congratulated Chairman Ernie Stevens, Jr. for being...read more
The National Center submits formal comments on U.S. Department of the Interior’s Proposed Rules on Indian Trader Regulations April 7, 2017 MESA, AZ – The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (the National Center) formally submitted comments in...read more
SkillSmart Announces Partnership with The Pierite Group; New, Unique Workforce Solutions Coming to Indian Country
March 16, 2017 Click Here To View Article on SkillSmart.us SkillSmart, a for-purpose technology company with a skills-matching platform, announced a partnership at the National Reservation Economic Summit with The Pierite Group, a strategic economic development...read more
“Access to Capital and Credit in Native Communities” Report Released New report focuses on changes over the last 15 years and opportunities moving forward May 23, 2016 Click Here To View Article on CDFIfund.gov A new independent report on access to capital and credit...read more