October 2016 Newsletter

Last week an awful occurrence happened on Pine Ridge Reservation. One of the duplexes had a gas leak and blew up. Four people were killed, including an elderly couple and two teenage girls and several others injured. The place was leveled, looking like a tornado landed directly on top of the house. All that is […]

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NAHA awarded 12th 4-star rating

We are proud to announce that we have been awarded our 12th 4-star rating from America’s largest independent charity evaluator, Charity Navigator. Also, 95.5% of our total expenses go towards our program services.  Donor’s want to make sure that their hard-earned dollars that they contribute to charities go towards helping those in need.  Below are […]

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August 2016 Newsletter

We have been delivering clothing, shoes, mattresses and food to the Reservations. We took clothing to the Rosebud Dorm for the children to have at the start of school. When kids come to the dorm, they come to stay. They arrive with just the clothing on their backs and nothing more. We are always getting […]

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June 2016 Newsletter

Recently NAHA was awarded its 12th 4-star rating from Charity Navigator. Charity Navigator is an American, independent charity watchdog organization that evaluates charitable organizations in the United States.  Below are just a few excerpts from the letter that Charity Navigator sent to us congratulating NAHA on its 4-star achievement: “Attaining a 4-star rating verifies that […]

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May 2016 Newsletter

We have been working diligently on the Reservations making sure they have nutritious food on their tables, clothing to wear, heat in their homes and other basic necessities that help them survive on a daily basis.  With gas prices at an all-time low, which is great for the consumer, has also created additional unemployment issues […]

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April 2016 Newsletter

You are probably wondering what a “miracle donation” is and how it will work. If you were to contribute $25, do you know what $25 could mean to a Sioux family? It could mean a new, not used, pair of shoes, a warm blanket to keep out the brutal blizzard-like winds, and a hot meal […]

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March 2016 Newsletter

We have been working hard distributing product to the Reservations. We have acquired Wal-Mart truckloads that consisted of diapers, paper products, tools, toys, bedding, etc. We were also able to get tile and hard wood flooring that will be used to replace old, deteriorating floors in the homes of Native Americans. As always, none of […]

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February 2016 Newsletter

This is the toughest time for Native Americans living on the Reservations in South Dakota. On top of struggling to have food on their table, a bed to sleep in at night and many more obstacles, they now have to worry about keeping warm throughout the brutal winter, which can last up until May. Most […]

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November 2015 Newsletter

Here in the next few weeks we will be delivering turkeys to the Reservations for Thanksgiving.  Donations are still coming in but it looks like we will be able to deliver the 1500 turkeys we had hoped on distributing. Once again this would not have been possible without our generous donors like you. We have […]

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October 2015 Newsletter

The holidays are coming and here at NAHA we have been working hard to make sure the Native Americans have food on their tables, proper clothing and heat in their homes. We just distributed a truckload of apples, potatoes, onions and baby food to the Reservations. What great and nutritious loads we were able to […]

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