Building Power Resource Center

December 8, 2013

The Building Power and Optimizing Impact Pilot is an initiative supporting emerging Native nonprofits in the four-state region of Idaho, Montana, North Dakota and South Dakota.  This initiative supports community-generated strategies for building culturally relevant and sustainable prosperity through community empowerment with a special focus on reservation based projects and those serving reservation communities.

Funded Projects:

Black Horse Pride (Northern Cheyenne), Lame Deer, Montana
Environmental Action Committee of Fort Berthold (Mandan, Hidatsa, Sahnish), Ft. Berthold, North Dakota
Friends Forever Mentoring (Confederated Salish and Kootenai), Polson, Montana
How Are The Children (Mandan, Hidatsa, Sanish), New Town, North Dakota
LRInspire (Dakota), Bismarck, North Dakota
Messengers for Health (Apsaalooke), Crow Agency, Montana
Nimiipuu Protecting the Environment (Nez Perce), Lapwai, Idaho
Native American Coalition for Healthy Alternatives (Lakota), Rapid City, South Dakota
Native Youth Leadership Alliance (Oglala/Sicangu/Minneconjou/Crow Creek and other Tribal Nations), Pine Ridge, South Dakota
International Traditional Games Society (Blackfeet), East Glacier, Montana
White Shield Community Elders (Sahnish/Arikara) Garrison, Fort Berthold, North Dakota
White Buffalo Calf Woman Society (Sicangu Lakota), Mission, South Dakota
Wild Horse Community Development Corp. (Oglala Lakota), Martin, South Dakota

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