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General Updates

AIFC Becomes an Approved NHSC Site

The American Indian Family Center is thrilled to announce that we have achieved a long-term goal, to become an approved National Health Service Corp (NHSC)s Site! This means that moving forward, some of our organization’s employment opportunities will qualify for student loan repayment yearly, and NHSC would cover all of…

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AIFC’s Youth Services, Waaban Ogimaawag (Tomorrow’s Leaders), Attends the UNITY Conference in AZ

AIFC’s Youth Services’, Waaban Ogimaawag (Tomorrow’s Leaders), Gabe-Nibwaakaa: Entrepreneurship Youth group attended the 2024 UNITY Midyear Conference, a three-day conference in Phoenix, Arizona, the first weekend in February 2024. UNITY stands for United National Indian Tribal Youth. UNITY is a National Network Organization promoting personal development and leadership among Native…

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AIFC partners with the Minnesota Wild Foundation, Prairie Island Indian Community, and Treasure Island Resort & Casino to Fundraise and Help Give Back

For National Native American Heritage Month this past November 2023, the American Indian Family Center (AIFC) had the opportunity to celebrate National Native American Heritage Month and help give back to the families that we serve in a big way by partnering with the Minnesota Wild Foundation, the Prairie Island…

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AIFC Welcomes New Cultural Broker!

In partnership with M Health Fairview, the AIFC is excited to welcome the cultural broker program back into the Saint Paul community! “M Health Fairview cultural brokers serve as liaisons to the Hmong, Karen, Latine, …

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ICWA, Tribal Sovereignty, and Voting

Headlines read: “The End of Roe, the End of Times,” “They’re Coming for Same-Sex Marriage Next!” or “Next is Same Sex Marriage, Then Interracial Marriage!”. All rightly deserve attention, but what about Tribal Sovereignty and the Indian Child Welfare Act, known as ICWA?  In 2019, about…

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AIFC Grand Reopening a Momentous Success!

Thank you for attending the American Indian Family Center (AIFC) Grand Reopening and making it a momentous success!  We hope you enjoyed the afternoon, face painting, eating food from the excellent Trickster Tacos, seeing relatives and friends, some who we have not seen in over two years…

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Let’s Grow Together

American Indian youth are invited to join the AIFC Waaban Ogimaawag every Sunday for an afternoon of career development and professional skills training! Each week we will work together to learn new professional skills, gain insights on varying career paths, learn from professionals and potential careers mentors and gain new…

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Four Directions Pathway to Saint Paul College

What:  Four Directions Pathway to Saint Paul College is an initiative to guide and support American Indian students to begin and then complete their post-high school training/degree.  Students can opt to train or study in any diploma program (less than two years), associate’s Degree (two years), or associate’s degree and transfer…

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