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Global to Local grant recipients

Grantees & Grantmaking
May 17, 2022

Q1 Grantees: Global to Local and Minnesota Indigenous Business Alliance Show the Connection Between Our Prior and New Grantmaking Approach

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NDN Solar panel project

Grantees & Grantmaking, Impact Investing
March 30, 2022

NDN Collective Shows Us How to Invest in Indian Country Rooted in Indigenous Values

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NWAF, Health & Wellness Huddle

General Updates
March 17, 2022

Health and Wellness Huddles During the Pandemic Taught Us About the Universal Need for Connection and Self-Care

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Astoria, OR

Grantees & Grantmaking, Impact Investing
March 9, 2022

Craft3’s Capital for Social Good Revitalizes Rural Communities like Astoria, OR

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Headwaters Foundation for Justice Giving Project cohort

Grantees & Grantmaking
March 2, 2022

Q4 and 2021 Grantees Reflect Our New Grantmaking Approach Advancing Racial, Social, and Economic Justice.

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Basket of sage

General Updates
February 16, 2022

Groundbreaking Selections for Board Leadership and Three New Native Board Members Deepen Our Commitment to Racial Justice

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NWAF's Kevin Walker & Paul Bachleitner

Grantees & Grantmaking, Strategic Approach
February 3, 2022

Video: Our Commitment to Native-Led Groups Educated Us About the Need for Justice—CEO Kevin Walker

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View of St. Paul & the Mississippi River

General Updates
January 13, 2022

Presenting New CFO Ramya Rauf—Committed to Finance and Administration for Mission and Justice

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Teacher and students engaged a in school hallway

Strategic Approach
December 15, 2021

Program Director Karla Miller: Why We’re Refocusing Our Grantmaking on Justice

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Karla Miller, Program Director, NWAF

Grantees & Grantmaking
December 14, 2021

Video: Program Director Karla Miller on How Our Grantmaking Approach Is Changing in 2022

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Person attending a meeting in Seattle

JEDI, Strategic Approach
December 8, 2021

What the Foundation’s New Values Mean: Listen and Learn for Change

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Group of people doing a survey

Grantees & Grantmaking
November 17, 2021

Defeating Disparities: Q3 Grants for Latinx Grantees Leading Lasting Change

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