LONGMONT, Colorado (May 23, 2017)—First Nations Development Institute (First Nations) today announced the launch of the “Native Financial Learning Network.” Managed in partnership with First Nations’ wholly-owned subsidiary, First Nations Oweesta Corporation (Oweesta), the Native Financial Learning Network (NFLN) will promote peer learning for six partner organizations as they build and grow their financial education programs. Members of NFLN will work to improve or scale up a financial education program that is designed to build skills and knowledge within the Native American communities they serve. The groups will also receive financial support and technical assistance.

The NFLN is funded through a generous grant from the Northwest Area Foundation through its Pathways to Financial Inclusion initiative. 

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