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Advocates vow to revive Navajo junk-food tax

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Facing a high prevalence of diabetes, many American Indian tribes are returning to their roots with community and home gardens, cooking classes that incorporate traditional foods, and running programs to encourage healthy lifestyles. 838 more words

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How to Contribute to the Network

I have invited many people to join the Navajo Nonprofit Network as contributors. Some of you might be wondering what that means. My hope is that this site becomes an opportunity for collaboration among the nonprofits on the Navajo Nation. 366 more words

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Adrian Manygoats

Ya’at’eeh! Adrian Manygoats is a Women & Gender Studies major at Northern Arizona University, with a minor in Applied Indigenous Studies. Her personal mission is to empower indigenous women to ‘lead by example’ and do meaningful work that will benefit future generations. 965 more words

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Recent visit to the Navajo Nation with Regis University

 

I recently had the honor of traveling to the Navajo Nation to learn more about some of the issues faced by the people and how non-profits in the area are trying to make a difference. 202 more words

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Navajo National Monument

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It’s amazing how time flies, but I’ve been in Kayenta for almost a year and a half.  To celebrate, Marshall and I went and recreated one of my earlier hikes. 390 more words

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