Native American Issues

DC Native Public Relations Roundtable launches NEW Heritage Month Website

October 25, 2011

November is American Indian & Alaska Native Heritage Month and this year, a group of leading national Indian organizations and federal agencies have come together to focus the celebrations of the month on Native American and Alaska Native Youth. Click here to visit the new website.

This effort is supported by the DC Native Public Relations Roundtable, a group of representatives from national American Indian and Alaska Native organizations and government agencies in the Washington, DC area. National partners include:

Agency and Government Partners

Indian Health Service 

National Museum of the American Indian

U.S. Census Bureau 

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development 

U.S. Department of Agriculture 

U.S. Department of Interior

U.S. Department of Labor

Navajo Nation Washington Office


Organizational Partners

National American Indian Housing Council 

Native American Contractors Association 

National Congress of American Indians 

National Council of Urban Indian Health

Center for Native American Youth, Aspen Institute

Washington Internships for Native Students (WINS) – American University

Please click here to visit the American Indian/Alaska Native Heritage Month Website and learn more about the month, Native American youth, and the events taking place in the Washington DC area.