The call to protect elders and sustain Native culture is a familiar sight throughout Indian Country. This article was published on the First Nations Development Institute site on 6/1/21. Through the COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund, First Nations is supporting Native nations and Native-led organizations as they respond to and recover from COVID-19. This includes support… Continue reading COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund Helps Indigenous People
HOW RAINFOREST FOUNDATION US IS HELPING This article was published on the Rainforest US website on 5/19/21. It has been edited to fit this format. On the heels of a recent survey of indigenous communities in Peru revealing widespread unfamiliarity with COVID-19 and widespread hesitancy about the vaccine, Rainforest Foundation US (RFUS) has teamed up… Continue reading A Challenge in the Peruvian Amazon: To Stop Spreading COVID, Spread COVID Information Instead
See for yourself how your dollars are put to work to save the world's rainforests. The Reforestation Alert video below features the community of Buen Jardín de Callaru in the Peruvian Amazon. With the aide of Rainforest Foundation US, they came together to fight illegal deforestation in their territory and restore what had been destroyed by… Continue reading Your Dollars Help Fund Vital Rainforest Reforestation Efforts
First Nations Development Institute recognizes that accessing healthy food is a challenge for many Native American children and families. Without access to healthy food, a nutritious diet and good health are out of reach. To increase access to healthy food, First Nations supports tribes and Native communities as they build sustainable food systems that improve… Continue reading Let’s Work Together to Provide Health Food to Native Americans
This is Santo Domingo Pueblo and her granddaughters. They live in New Mexico. Santo is a past First Nations Development Institute grantee who implemented a traditional farming program to engage seniors, farmers and youth. Funding was provided by First Nations courtesy of AARP Foundation. The project involves food security for seniors, traditional foods and the… Continue reading Your Dollars at Work Helping Indigenous Communities
Today the National Women’s Law Center (NWLC) and Girls for Gender Equity (GGE) officially launched the 100 School Districts Project! Schools are often the first places where people experience sexual harassment. But few students report it, and those who come forward are often ignored, disbelieved, or even punished by their schools. The 100 School Districts project is based… Continue reading SSAIS Youth Advocates Help With the Creation of Crucial Sexual Harassment & Assault Prevention Tools
When you make a donation to Dollar Donations to benefit Stop Sexual Assault in Schools (SSAIS), 100% of your donation goes to fund the work SSAIS does to advocate for students and to create free educational materials for students, families, schools, and community organizations - like toolkits and the free educational video Sexual Harassment - Not in Our School! We… Continue reading We Need You to Help Us End K-12 Sexual Assault & Harassment. Give Today!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lJhL9ZEPKec YOUR $1 DONATION IS NEEDED TODAY CHANGES TO TITLE IX RULES THREATEN STUDENTS’ SAFETY AND RIGHTS DONATE NOW AT DOLLARDONATIONS.ORG The U.S. Department of Education’s new Title IX rules force students to endure escalating levels of sexual harassment until it is sufficiently “severe, pervasive, and objectively offensive” before the school is required to take… Continue reading Would You Give $1 to Help Stop K-12 Sexual Harassment and Assault?
On 9/9/20 Stop Sexual Assault in Schools (SSAIS) announced its support of a new bill that aims to provide accommodations for K-12 sexual harassment and assault survivors. This move is a direct response to the new TITLE IX rules that are regressive. Please see below for more details about how your $1+ donation helps SSAIS… Continue reading Your Dollars at Work: SSAIS Endorses New Bill to Keep K-12 Students Safe
For far too long, K-12 schools have been the breeding grounds for sexual harassment and assault that is then perpetuated on college campuses and in the workplace. K-12 sexual harassment and assault are community problems that touch all our lives. Your $1+ donation today at dollardonations.org helps Stop Sexual Assault in Schools (SSAIS) keep K-12… Continue reading YOUR SMALL DONATION HELPS SSAIS DO A LOT OF GOOD