What Native Entrepreneur in Residence Participants say about the program:

  • "The NEIR Program provided the resources and tools to make my dream a reality."

  • "In our community, we do better when I do better --- bringing new skills home to share."

  • "Giving me the opportunity to imagine, learn and grow."

  • "It works!"

  • "NEIR helps me work, learn, and earn."

  • "I'm hoping to create an entire new economy by bringing business back to my community."