The Center for Indian Country Development introduces four new members to our Leadership Council. These national leaders provide guidance and advice on economic and social indicators throughout Indian Country.
| Assistant Vice President and Director of the Center for Indian Country Development
Director Patrice Kunesh highlights recent CICD activities, including conversations between Minneapolis Fed President Neel Kashkari and South Dakota tribal community leaders, the Healthy Children Healthy Nations report on early childhood education for Minnesota Native children, and plans to launch the Tribal Leaders Handbook on Homeownership at July conference
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.
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.