Honor the Earth - Driven by a mission to create awareness and support for Native environmental issues and to develop needed financial and political resources for the survival of sustainable Native communities.
Indigenous Women's Network - IWN serves as a major driving force behind Indigenous communities, mobilizing change around issues affecting ourselves and our families, Mother Earth and the environment, cultural/spiritual beliefs and traditions, health services and tribal governance.
The Indigenous Environmental Network - A network of Indigenous Peoples empowering Indigenous Nations and communities towards sustainable livelihoods, demanding environmental justice and maintaining the Sacred Fire of our traditions.
Tribal Law and Policy Institute - A Native American owned and operated non-profit corporation organized to design and deliver education, research, training, and technical assistance programs which promote the enhancement of justice in Indian country and the health, well-being, and culture of Native peoples.
South Dakota Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault - SDCADVSA's mission is to work for the major societal changes necessary to eliminate both personal and societal violence against all women and their children.
Aboriginal Family Resource Centres - A project of the Temiskaming Native Women’s Support Group, whose mission is to carry out activities that strengthen Native families and communities so they are in a position to determine their own future, achieve independence and participate fully in society.
Centre for Northern Families - A project of the Yellowknife Women's Society, recognizing the diversity of women and the validity of their views and goals, and is governed by the principles of tolerance, non-interference, peaceful co-existence, and value of the individual.
White Earth Land Recovery Project - The mission of the White Earth Land Recovery Project is to facilitate recovery of the original land base of the White Earth Indian Reservation, while preserving and restoring traditional practices of sound land stewardship, language fluency, community development, and strengthening our spiritual and cultural heritage.
United Nations Working Group on Indigenous Populations - Established in 1982, the UN WGIP works under a mandate to review developments pertaining to the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms of Indigenous Peoples, and to give attention to the evolution of international standards concerning Indigenous rights. In October 2008, the WGIP was replaced by the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, a subsidiary expert mechanism of the Human Rights Council.
United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues - The UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues is an advisory body to the Economic and Social Council, with a mandate to discuss Indigenous issues related to economic and social development, culture, the environment, education, health and human rights.
Native Wind - Formed to protect the environment and promote the welfare of indigenous people by facilitating the development of renewable energy resources on tribal lands.
Flying Eagle Woman Fund - A non-profit dedicated to supporting educational activities, conferences, seminars, and providing financial assistance for other educational purposes. The Fund is also dedicated to the creation and maintenance of the Ingrid Washinawatok El-Issa Library and Research Center to house and document the Indigenous histories of the 20th and 21st centuries.
Native American Rights Fund - Founded in 1970, the Native American Rights Fund (NARF) is the oldest and largest nonprofit law firm dedicated to asserting and defending the rights of Indian tribes, organizations and individuals nationwide.
National Native American AIDS Prevention Center - NNAAPC helps organizations that serve Native communities to plan, develop and manage HIV/AIDS prevention, intervention, care and treatment programs.
Minnesota Indian Women's Resource Center - A non-profit social and educational services organization committed to the holistic growth and development of American Indian women and their families. Founded in 1984, MIWRC provides a broad range of programs designed to educate and empower American Indian women and their families, and to inform and assist those who work providing services to the community.
Native Action - A non-profit community empowerment organization dedicated to bridging racial, socioeconomic, and environmental barriers by empowering, challenging and educating people to protect the environment and the quality of life for future generations.
ACLU Voting Rights Project - Established in 1965, the ACLU Voting Rights Project has worked to protect the gains in political participation won by racial and language minorities since passage of the historic Voting Rights Act (VRA) that same year.
Maze of Injustice - The Failure to Protect Indigenous Women from Sexual Violence in the USA (PDF) - Report by Amnesty International. See also their page on Violence against Native American and Alaska Native Women and Maze of Injustice: One Year Update (PDF).
Board of Directors
Dr. Mia Luluqusien
Three Affiliated Tribes (Mandan)