April 23, 2018

Five Designs Competing for the National Native American Veterans Memorial To Be Displayed May 9-30 in New York and Washington, D.C.

Five potential designs for a National Native American Veterans Memorial can be seen May 9–May 30 at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian in […]
March 26, 2018

Veterans With PTSD Find Relief in Native American Rituals

WASHINGTON — “I wasn’t the kind of guy you’d want to meet in a dark alley.” That’s how U.S. Army veteran Michael Carroll, 39, from Spokane, […]
March 8, 2018

VA launches nationwide outreach campaign in tribal communities

Throughout 2018, VA is launching a nationwide campaign to roll out Veteran disability enrollment claim events collaboratively with 20 tribal communities.  The campaign, titled “Your Service. […]
March 2, 2018

Museum hosts new exhibit on native american military members

The Coquille Tribe’s poster feature 29 local Native American veterans, 15 of the names were accompanied with the picture. … Coos History Museum will be featuring […]
February 7, 2018

Finalists Present Design Concepts, Share Their Vision for the National Native American Veterans Memorial

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian hosted the finalists, James Dinh, Daniel SaSuWeh Jones (Ponca) and Enoch Kelly Haney (Seminole), Harvey Pratt (Cheyenne/Arapaho), Stefanie […]
January 25, 2018

National Native American Veterans Memorial Finalists Announced

January 25, 2018 The Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian has announced the five finalists for the design of the National Native American Veterans Memorial. […]
January 14, 2018

Native American veterans will be honored with “long overdue” memorial on National Mall

Planners met with tribal leaders and veterans around the country for guidance on the memorial’s design, which aims to encompass hundreds of federally recognized tribes. It […]
December 5, 2017

Native American Veterans find a pathway from homelessness with HUD-VA program

After her military service, Alvina White Bull struggled to maintain civilian employment, which led to problems with drugs and alcohol. As she tried to deal with […]
November 28, 2017

Native American Veterans Memorial Project

Few people know that Native Americans serve the U.S. armed forces at higher rates per capita than any other ethnic group and have served since the […]