Community Bulletin Board

A selection of events and announcements from our partners. The information presented is provided as a public service and for informational purposes only.  All information on this site is presented without any representation, guaranty, or warranty whatsoever regarding the accuracy, relevance, or completeness of the information.

January 27-30, 2020: ATNI Winter Convention

Location: Double Tree Hotel, Portland Oregon

ATNI Conventions are where members convene for discussion, presentations and the work of the committees in regard to policy, legislation, and the future of Indian Country in the Northwest

Tribal Planner Opportunity with Tolowa Dee-ni Nation!

Tolowa Dee-ni’ Nation seeks grant writer and planner to join our dynamic team.

Senior Planner Position open now. $51,625 -$81,747/year (effective 1/1/2020). Full benefits for employee.

This is a great opportunity for someone with strong grant writing skills. Please see 1 page summary, attached, along with job description.

Timothy Hoone, GPC
Planning Director
Tolowa Dee-ni’ Nation
140 Rowdy Creek Road
Smith River, CA 95567

Office: 707-487-9255 ext. 1230

Join Oweesta’s HUD Housing Counseling Network

Apply by November 27

First Nations Oweesta Corporation is launching a new housing programming aimed to increase homeownership opportunities for Native communities across the nation. With the support of Wells Fargo and Fannie Mae, Oweesta will begin the process of becoming a HUD Housing Counseling intermediary and support the creation of a HUD Housing Counseling Agency Network serving Native communities.

Oweesta encourages all Native CDFIs and Native nonprofits to apply for this program to that are interested in becoming a HUD Housing Counseling Agency and joining our HUD Housing Counseling Network.

To apply for this program, please email Isaiah Cornelius at to be invited to the application portal and for additional instructions. Please complete application by November 27, 2019

Native Arts and Cultures Foundation is Recruiting for Personal Assistant!

NACF is recruiting for a Personal Assistant for our President & CEO, Lulani Arquette.

Metro Job Posting: Tribal Affairs Advisor

Tribal Affairs Advisor, Office of COO

Salary: $90,865 – $129,056 annually
Hours: 40 hours per week
Work location: Metro Regional Center, 600 NE Grand Ave, Portland
Application due: Continuous

The Tribal Affairs Advisor is a new position at Metro and will serve as a member of the Government Affairs and Policy Development (GAPD) team, which is part of the Chief Operating Officer/Council Office. The Tribal Affairs Advisor will report directly to the Chief Operating Officer, with day-to-day supervision provided by the director of GAPD. The Advisor’s key responsibilities will include supporting the Metro Council’s priorities by strengthening relationships and coordinating consultation with tribal governments and engagement with the American Indian and Alaska Native community in greater Portland. In addition to establishing ongoing relationships with tribal governments and the urban Native community, this person will develop relationships with people with expertise on tribal histories, treaties, protocols, customs and traditions, natural resources, relevant economic enterprises, cultural properties and issues of sovereignty. The Advisor will bring a tribal/decolonial perspective to the Metro Council and agency leadership.

Interested in joining our team? Apply at
Application Requirements: 1)Electronic application, 2) answers to supplemental questions, 3) a resume 4) and a cover letter describing your qualifications as they relate to the duties of this position.
Janet Lee
Recruitment program manager