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12/1/2022– December E-News: This year’s Gala and Auction was the ‘Return to Community’ we needed, Unthanksgiving Event, Annual Youth Gift Drive, Portland City Council approves Cully TIF, and more.




11/1/2022– November E-News: Honoring National Native American Heritage Month, 19th Annual NAYA Gala and Auction, Native Vote, and more. 




10/3/2022– October E-News: NAYA receives PCEF grant, Indigenous Peoples’ Day, NAYA presents at Prosperity Summit, and more. 




9/1/2022 – September E-News: MNA welcomes students, Camp Rise summer of fun, community and culture, Hayu Tilixam nears completion, and more.




8/1/2022 – August E-news: The NAYA Scholarship Fund is changing lives, Community comes out for “Movie in the Park,” Hayu Tilixam nears completion, and more.




7/1/2022 July E-news: An inspiring Many Nations Academy graduation, Ninth Grade Counts summer camp, Community Garden Volunteer Days, and more.




6/1/22 June E-news: Many Nations Academy Celebration underway, Pride Month, Mamook Tokatee ribbon cutting, summer camps enrollment, and more. 




5/2/22 May E-news: Foster Care Awareness Month, raising awareness on MMIWG, Get Out the Native Vote, and more. 




4/1/22 April E-news: Housing to Homeownership Fair returns, ICWA 101, Oregon and Washington legislative victories, and more. 




3/1/22 March E-news: Commemorating two years of COVID-19, Mamook Tokatee welcomes residents home, Housing to Homeownership Fair, and more.




2/1/22 – February E-news: Business and microenterprise opportunities, new leadership, NAYA pursues legislative agendas, and more.




1/3/22 – January E-news: Donor thank you, Native Business Accelerator accepting applications,  Give!Guide raises crucial funds, and more.




12/1/21 – December E-news: 2021 Gala a record-breaking success, annual youth gift drive, community feasts during holidays, and more. 




11/1/21 – November E-news: Celebrating Native American Heritage Month, Give!Guide 2021, election day reminder, and more.




10/1/21 – October E-news: FAFSA season, Sen. Wyden meets with NAYA, Indigenous Peoples’ Day celebration, and more.




9/1/21 – September E-news: MNA schoolyear starts, NAYA asks staff to be vaxxed, Suicide Prevention Month, and more. 




8/1/21 – August E-news: Lumley leads call to retire mascot, scholarship deadlines, and more.





7/1/21 – July E-news: MNA grads celebrate, COVID-19 precautions, and gearing up for summer.





6/1/21 – June E-news: MNA Celebration kicks off, Two Spirit safe space, and educational re-engagement program. 





5/1/21 – May E-news: Foster care awareness month, MNA reopens, Youth & Elders Honoring.





4/1/21 – April E-news: Commemorating one year of COVID-19, Action amplifies Native Voices, and Microenterprise Class.





3/4/21 – March E-news: NAYA springtime advocacy, homeownership fair, and more. 





2/1/21 – February E-news: Youth advocacy, Nike employees gift coats to youth, and more. 





1/1/21 – January E-news: Give!Guide raises record amount, winter events, NAYA gets $5M to address homelessness.





12/1/20 – December E-news: Virtual Gala recap, KEEP’s first graduates, and youth gift drive.





11/2/20 – Election Day reminder, Trailblazers unveil new jersey honoring tribes, and play area donation.





8/2/18 – August E-news: Oregon LEAD applications, financial wellness class, and Native professionals night.





 7/10/2018 – July E-news: Resurgence School, Graduation, and Summer Barbecue.






04/16/2018 – Get Out The Native Vote!



05/04/2017 –  NAYA Youth Know How to Inspire  





04/21/2017 – NAYA Welcomes New Director of Community Development





04/19/2017 – Spring Break at Cathlapotle Plankhouse





04/04/2017 –  Planting Ideas at the new Inter-Tribal Gathering Garden

03/15/2017 –  ECA Luncheon and More!

03/02/2017 – Home at Last for Foster Families and Elders

02/13/2017 –  Tamara Henderson, Director of Youth Services

02/08/2017 –  Rey and Ashley Depart

01/31/2017 –  Welcome Ann Takamoto

01/27/2017 Bingo for Books Family Fun

12/30/2016  Last Chance to Donate this Year

12/26/2016 Be Part of the Solution





12/22/2016 Happy Holidays

11/28/2016 Giving Tuesday

11/18/2017 Gala Success

11/01/2016 Gala Sneak Preview

10/11/2016 You are invited to the Gala

09/09/2016 Upcoming Community Events

07/13/2016 Executive Director Announcement





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05/20/2016  Canoe Journey Family Embarks on the 2016 Paddle to Nisqually

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04/28/2016 Thank You for Giving


04/20/2016 Your Support Directly Impacts River


04/13/2016 Teaching Culture Changes Student’s Success


03/23/2016 NAYA Expands Early Learning Programming

PDX cutout with man02/25/2016 Mayoral Candidates Gather at NAYA for Housing Forum



02/11/2016 Community Celebrates NAYA Generations Ground Breaking


01/27/2016 Early College Academy Luncheon: April 27


01/15/2016 Supporting First Generation College Students


12/31/2015  Invest in our future, today