Date: Feb 12, 2018 - Feb 15, 2018
Where: Washington, DC
About the Event:
1001 16th St. NW
Washington, DC 20036
Please submit your form of payment with the onsite registration form or register online.
$250 Youth (Up to age 24)
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1001 16th Street
Washington, DC 20036
Please reference the hotel’s assigned code for our group “NCAI” to receive group discounted rates.
or click here for online reservations.
Hotel room deadline was Monday, January 22!
If you are unable to make a reservation at the host hotel and would like to be on the wait list, please contact Holly Naylor at email@example.com with your arrival and departure dates.
Monday, February 12
1:30PM - 5:00PM
Advancing Indian Country's Farm Bill Priorites
1:30PM - 5:00PM
Tribal Lands Workgroup
3:00PM - 6:00PM
Tribal TANF Task Force Meeting
Thursday, February 15
8:30am - 5:00pm
Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations Tribal Leader Consultation Working Group
USDA requests Tribal Leaders RSVP by February 8th by e-mailing Tribal.Relations@osec.usda.gov to ensure room availability. For more information, please contact the Office of Tribal Relations by e-mail at Tribal.Relations@osec.usda.gov.
Tribal Leader Invitation to Consultation
FDPIR Consultation Report Out
9:30am - 12:00pm
U.S. Department of Justice Consultation
Tribal Consultation on Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Fiscal Year 2018 and 2019 Tribal Funding Policy
Background on the Department of Justice's Tribal Funding History, including the CTAS
10:00am - 12:00pm
National Indian Gaming Commission Consultation
Tribal Leader Letter
Consultation Session Annoucement
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Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian
Fourth Street & Independence Avene
Washington, DC 20005
Event Date: Wednesday, February 14
Event Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
For inquiries contact Holly Naylor at firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Presidential Ballroom, Capital Hilton
7:00pm to 10:00pm
Tickets available for purchase here!
Congressional Leadership Award – This award is to recognize those individuals who are elected to the United States Congress who have demonstrated leadership and are champions on issues important to tribal nations.
Public Sector Leadership Award – This award is to recognize partners outside of the governmental sector and outside of Indian Country who work for the advancement of tribal issues and who support Native causes.
Governmental Leadership Award – This award is to recognize partners in government service who are critical to tribal issues and who serve as champions in their institutions.
Native American Leadership Award – This award recognizes a Native individual who has helped transform Indian Country through their efforts and long term commitment and whose leadership and work benefits and influences at the national level.
Special Recognition Award – This occasional award recognizes significant lifetime achievement on behalf of Indian Country.
U.S. Representative Tom Cole
Chairman David Archambault, II
2017 Special Recognition
U.S. Representative Betty McCollum
2016 Special Recognition
Sherry Salway Black
U.S. Representative Devin Nunes
2015 Special Recognition
National Criminal Justice Association
U.S Senator Mike Crapo
W.K. Kellogg Foundation
2014 Special Recognition
Chairman Earl Barbary
U.S. Senator Patty Murray
The National Taskforce to End Sexual and Domestic Violence Against Women
Administrator W. Craig Fugate
U.S. Congressman Don Young
Washington Interships for Native Students Programs
Dr. Eddie F. Brown
Assistant Secretary for Indians Affairs Larry Echo Hawk
U.S. Senator Daniel Akaka
The Annie E. Casey Foundation
Billy Frank, Jr.
Associate Attorney General Thomas J. Perrelli
2011 Special Recognition
Wilma Pearl Mankiller
U.S. Congressman Xavier Becerra
Profs. Stephen Cornell & Joseph P. Kalt
Dr. Eric Broderick
U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski
Roberta Valente, J.D.
U.S. Senator Jeff Bingaman
Friends Committee on National Legislation –Native American Advocacy Program
Governor Janet Napolitano
U.S. Congressman Tom Cole
John E. Echohawk
National Council of State Legislatures
Boys and Girls Club
U.S. Senator Byron Dorgan
U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch
NMAI Opening Core Team
Dan Lewis, Bank of America
U.S. Civil Rights Commission
U.S. Representative Richard Pombo
Federal Communications Commission
2004 Special Recognition
The Late U.S. Senator
John Herrington, NASA Astronaut
U.S. Senator Thomas Daschle
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
U.S. Representative Dave Camp
U.S. Senator Pete Domenici
U.S. Representative Maxine Waters
Lt. Governor Cruz Bustamante
U.S. Senator John McCain
U.S. Representative Patrick Kennedy
U.S. Senator Ben Nighthorse Campbell
U.S. Senator Daniel K. Inouye
U.S. Representative J. D. Hayworth
U.S. Representative Dale E. Kildee
If you are planning on having a side meeting or reception in conjunction with the 2018 Executive Council Winter Session, please use the following form to submit your request. One of our meeting and event team members will respond to you with any questions.
For more information contact Amy Gay at email@example.com
Monday, February 12, 2018
Congressional Reception and Briefing to Protect Native Women and Girls
Young Professionals for Deb Haaland
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Deb Haaland for Congress Reception
Congressman Tom Cole Luncheon
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Senator Jon Tester Reception
Paulette Jordan for Governor Reception
Don't forget to schedule Capitol Hill visits. Indian Country has major priorities to advance during this Session of Congress. It is important for our membership to meet with their representatives, both new and returning members, to continue educating them on issues and making them strong advocates for Indian Country.
If you wish to meet with your representatives in either the House of Representatives or Senate, please submit your meeting request in writing to the representative's office and follow-up to ensure your request was received.
To find your House Representative, please click here.
To find your state Senator, please click here.
For assistance in scheduling a Hill Visit please contact Lorraine Basch at lbasch@NCAI.org.
Click here to view details regarding the 2018 State of Indians Nations address.