CICD Blog

April 30, 2018

A New Mortgage Lending Resource for Indian Country

Kevin Johnson | Data Analyst
Richard M. Todd | Vice President and Advisor to the CICD

CICD Blog

April 24, 2018

A Note from Director Patrice Kunesh - April 2018

Patrice Kunesh | Assistant Vice President and Director of the Center for Indian Country Development

CICD Blog

April 5, 2018

Indian Business Alliances: Shared Vision and Intersecting Pathways

Sandy Gerber | Community Development Senior Project Manager

Featured Content

March 23, 2018

2017 Revised Model Tribal Secured Transaction Act

Check out this useful template for developing a tribal legal infrastructure aimed at improving access to affordable credit and providing consistency in lending transactions on American Indian reservations.

CICD Blog

February 20, 2018

American Indian women were disproportionately stopped, searched and arrested by police in Minneapolis in 2017

Nicole Busker | St. Catherine University
Marina Mileo Gorsuch, PhD | St. Catherine University
Deborah Rho, PhD | University of St. Thomas

CICD Blog

January 10, 2018

Indian Business Alliances: Rooted in Entrepreneurship, Growing Native Economies

Sandy Gerber | Community Development Senior Project Manager

CICD Blog

December 14, 2017

End of Year Message by CICD Director, Patrice Kunesh

Patrice Kunesh | Assistant Vice President and Director of the Center for Indian Country Development

CICD Blog

December 1, 2017

Manufactured-Home Lending to American Indians in Indian Country Remains Highly Concentrated

Kevin Johnson | Data Analyst
Richard M. Todd | Vice President and Advisor to the CICD

CICD Blog

October 19, 2017

New Report on Financial Capability in American Indian and Alaska Native Communities

Sarah Dewees | First Nations Development Institute

Featured Content

September 18, 2017

Promoting financial awareness for twenty new tribes receiving Land Buy-Back offers

The Piikani Money Campaign was created to encourage recipients of the Land Buy-Back Program to make informed financial decisions

Featured Content

September 15, 2017

Piikani Money Campaign

The Blackfeet Nation’s Piikani Money “Just Don’t Blow It” campaign is a multi-faceted demonstration initiative developed to enhance the financial readiness of tribal landowners in anticipation of the Cobell Land Buy Back (LBB) program. 

CICD Blog

September 14, 2017

Tribal Community Perspectives on Higher Education

Richard M. Todd | Vice President and Advisor to the CICD
Patrice Kunesh | Assistant Vice President and Director of the Center for Indian Country Development

CICD Working Paper

August 23, 2017

Reservation Employer Establishments: Data from the U.S. Census Longitudinal Business Database

Randall Akee | University of California, Los Angeles
Elton Mykerezi | University of Minnesota
Richard M. Todd | Vice President and Advisor to the CICD

CICD Blog

March 20, 2017

American Indian and Alaska Native College Grads Receive a Big Earnings Boost, but Not as Much as Non-Hispanic White Grads

Amy Peterson | St. Catherine University
Kristine West | St. Catherine University
Kris Shelander | St. Catherine University
Richard M. Todd | Vice President and Advisor to the CICD

CICD Working Paper

February 10, 2017

Dissimilarity on the Career Path: The Occupational Structure of the American Indian/Alaska Native Workforce

Jacob Wise | University of Minnesota
Carolyn A. Liebler | University of Minnesota
Richard M. Todd | Vice President and Advisor to the CICD

CICD Blog

September 23, 2016

Early Childhood Development in Indian Country

Patrice Kunesh | Assistant Vice President and Director of the Center for Indian Country Development
Rob Grunewald | Economist

CICD Blog

April 19, 2016

What does financial literacy mean for Indian Country?

Patrice Kunesh | Assistant Vice President and Director of the Center for Indian Country Development

CICD Blog

March 10, 2016

The Power of Philanthropy in Community Development

Patrice Kunesh | Assistant Vice President and Director of the Center for Indian Country Development

CICD Blog

February 11, 2016

New report explores commercial lending environment in Indian Country

Sue Woodrow | Assistant Vice President and Branch Executive, Helena

CICD Blog

January 22, 2016

Planting the seeds of health and sowing investments in Indian Country

Patrice Kunesh | Assistant Vice President and Director of the Center for Indian Country Development

CICD Blog

October 26, 2015

A Conversation about Indian Country Development

Patrice Kunesh | Assistant Vice President and Director of the Center for Indian Country Development