Nike N7 Fund Awards Grants to Native American and Aboriginal Youth Organizations that are Leveraging the Power of Sport to Inspire the Next GenerationPosted by Andi | Uncategorized | No Comments
20 tribal and community organizations awarded grants to get kids moving so they can lead healthier, happier and more successful lives
Beaverton, Ore. (Nov. 7, 2018) Nike is proud to announce the latest round of grant recipients for the Nike N7 Fund.As a part of the 2017-2018 N7 Fund grant cycle, Nike is awarding grants to 20 organizations serving Native American and Aboriginal youth across North America. Through this grant cycle, the N7 Fund awarded15 “Grassroots”grant recipients with a total of $250,000, which included one year project grants for tribal organizations and communities that manage sport and physical activity programs. The fund also provided second-year funding to five “Build the Field”grantees, which are multi-year grants of $50,000 each, for capacity building within Native American non-profit organizations, for a total of $150,000 over three years.