Tiwahe Foundation July 2018 Newsletter

Tiwahe Community E-News Tiwahe Foundation Grantees at June 2018 Honoring Tiwahe Foundation is pleased to announce our recent grantees of the American Indian Family Empowerment Program (AIFEP) and the Oyate Network Community Leadership Projects. AIFEP funding strives to reverse the social, educational and economic challenges facing American Indians by investing in human capital, skills and… Read more »

12 Native Language Immersion Grantees

12 Grantees Announced for First Nations’ Native Language Immersion Initiative LONGMONT, Colorado (July 6, 2018) – First Nations Development Institute (First Nations) today announced the 12 inaugural grantees under the first year of its three-year Native Language Immersion Initiative (NLII). Each grantee receives $90,000 in funding to build the capacity of and directly support its… Read more »

Māori Environmental Science and ​Contributions to Global Indigenous Health

  OFFICE FOR PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT       Māori Environmental Science and ​Contributions to Global Indigenous Health 2:00 to 3:30 p.m., Monday, July 16 101 Walter Library University of Minnesota, Twin Cities​ Join us for a discussion with Māori scholars and traditional knowledge-holders Justin Ihirangi Heke and Paora Te Hurihanganui. Dr. Justin Ihirangi Heke (Waikato/Tainui) is an indigenous… Read more »