Our Funders

NICWA works hard to uphold the Indian Child Welfare Act and collaborate with tribal, federal, and state governments along with other funders across the United States (and First Nations in Canada) to keep Native children and their families healthy and thriving.

Thank you to the following friends for their generous unrestricted support.

This list represents gifts in FY2021 May 1, 2021 – April 30, 2022.

Tribal Governments

Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians

Bay Mills Indian Community

Cherokee Nation

Choctaw Nation

Citizen Potawatomi Nation

Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde

Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation

Fort Independence Indian Tribe

Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe

Kalispel Tribe of Indians

Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians

Nisqually Indian Tribe

Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi

Poarch Band of Creek Indians

Prairie Island Indian Community

Puyallup Tribe of Indians

Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe

San Manuel Band of Mission Indians

Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians

Seminole Tribe of Florida

Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community

Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians

Tulalip Tribes Charitable Fund

Ute Indian Tribe

Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe

Private and Family Foundations

Annie E. Casey Foundation

Berkshire Hathaway Energy Foundation

The Collins Foundation

Deacon Charitable Foundation

Ford Foundation

G.A. Jr. and Kathryn M. Buder Charitable Foundation

Johnson Scholarship Foundation

M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust

The McSweeny Family Foundation, Inc.

Meyer Memorial Trust

Oregon Community Foundation

W.K. Kellogg Foundation

William T. Grant Foundation


Government (Federal/State/Local)

Drug Enforcement Administration


Community Organizations

American Indian College Fund

CARF International

Cook Inlet Tribal Council

First Nations Development Institute

Indian Gaming Association

Indian Health Care Resource Center

Native American Rights Fund

Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board

Seattle Mennonite Church

Southern Indian Health Council, Inc.

The Mama Bear Effect

The Pew Charitable Trusts


Donor Advised Funds

Fidelity Charitable

Schwab Charitable


Businesses, Corporations, and Workplace Giving

A and R Solar SPC


Advent International




Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company

Barnes & Thornburg LLP


Benevity Community Impact Fund

Beraten Software Corporation


Bob’s Red Mill Natural Foods

Bold Concepts

Bright Funds Foundation


Chippewa Creations, LLC



Energy 350


Fletcher Law PLLC

Four Winds Casinos

FSA Investment Group, LLC


Goldman Sachs

Google LLC

Grand Traverse Resort & Casinos

Gun Lake Casino

Gun Lake Investments

Hachette Book Group

Handel Information Technologies, Inc.

IBM Employee Charitable Contribution Campaign

ilani Casino

Intel Corporation

International Game Technology (IGT)


Karoub Associates



KSS Enterprise


Nike, Inc.

Northern Waters Casino Resort


Pendleton Woolen Mills


PNC Bank

Poll Everywhere

Progressive Insurance

Raytheon Technologies

Rez Solar & Electric, Inc.

Rosette, LLP

ROWE Professional Services Company

Silicon Valley Bank

Sovereign Finance, LLC

Spirit Rock Consulting LLC

Stafford-Smith, Inc.

Strategic Services Group

The Pokemon Company International

Vernier Software & Technology

The Walt Disney Company

WinMatt Group


We update our website funder listing annually. Please note that every effort is made to ensure that this list is accurate and sincerely regret any omissions that may occur. NICWA respects your privacy and does not share your personal information with anyone.

If you have any questions, would like to make a correction, or would prefer to make a donation over the phone, please contact Lynn Lindell, NICWA’s development project coordinator, at lynn@nicwa.org or (503) 222-4044.