Who is the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development?
The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. With over 40 years of assisting American Indian Tribes and their enterprises with business and economic development – we have evolved into the largest national Indian specific business organization in the nation. Our motto is: “We Mean Business For Indian Country” as we are actively engaged in helping Tribal Nations and Native business people realize their business goals and are dedicated to putting the whole of Indian Country to work to better the lives of American Indian people- both now… and for generations to come.
What is the mission of NCAIED?
Develop and expand an American Indian private sector which employs Indian labor, increases the number of viable tribal and individual Indian businesses, and positively impacts and involves reservation communities, by establishing business relationships between Indian enterprises and private industry
How does the NCAIED fulfill its mission?
Supply Management & Technical Assistance to Tribal & individually owned Indian businesses nationwide
Serves as a training and resource center for native entrepreneurs
Produce conferences, trade fairs & fundraising events that advance economic development across Indian Country
Advocate for American Indian and Alaska Native business development
Through the expansion and creation of domestic and global economic development opportunities