Native Movement

Striving to build healing and balanced relations with each other and Mother Earth.

Native Movement provides support for grassroots-led projects that endeavor to ensure Indigenous Peoples’ rights, the rights of Mother Earth, and the building of healthy and sustainable communities for all.

http://www.nativemovement.org/

Grants

General Operations
Amount $50,000
Year(s) 2016-2018
Region Alaska
Primary Approach Just Transition in Alaska
 
Northern Community Organizers Summit
This summit will bring together organizers from across Alaska, both native and non-native, for a chance to grow and unify a statewide movement for decolonization and just transition.
Amount $15,000
Year(s) 2017
Region Alaska
Primary Approach Just Transition in Alaska
 
Mobile Solar Project
This project is to purchase and construct a solar unit mounted on a trailer that can be subsequently utilized for power.
Amount $12,500
Year(s) 2017
Region Alaska
Primary Approach Just Transition in Alaska
 
Chorus Fellow
The Chorus Alaska Fellow will serve as a technical advisor and liaison to grantees, partner institutions, and funders for the Chorus Foundation’s work in Alaska. The Fellow will be a point of contact within Alaska for Chorus and work to advise on just transition organizing, training, and philanthropic initiatives. The Fellow will also serve to link the just transition work occurring in Alaska with just transition work across the lower 48.
Amount $25,000
Year(s) 2016-2017
Region Alaska
Primary Approach Just Transition in Alaska
 
Alaska Indigenous Women's Delegation to Standing Rock
A delegation of 16 Indigenous women from Alaska will journey to Standing Rock to carry the prayers and support of Alaskans in solidarity with the continuing presence of water protectors. Our delegation includes an elder from Utqiaġvik (formerly known as Barrow, Alaska), an elder from Savoonga, Alaska, as well as women from the communities of Chickaloon, Arctic Village, Minto, Manley, Fairbanks, and Anchorage. Native tribes represented include Yupik, Inupiaq, Gwich’in, Chickaloon, Koyokon, Tlingit, and Diné.
Amount $10,000
Year(s) 2016
Region Alaska
Primary Approach Travel