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Apr 29, 2015, 19:01 ET

National Indian Child Welfare Association Applauds Robust Participation in ICWA Hearings

 Citing strong participation at each hearing hosted by the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) in Portland, Oregon, last week and overwhelming...

Jan 08, 2015, 17:15 ET
NICWA Executive Director Sarah Kastelic (center) is pictured with NCAI President Brian Cladoosby (left) and NICWA President Gil Vigil (right).

Sarah Kastelic Named New Executive Director Of National Indian Child Welfare Association

The National Indian Child Welfare Association (NICWA) Board of Directors welcomed Sarah Kastelic as new executive director of the organization this...

Jul 18, 2013, 16:23 ET

National Indian Child Welfare Association Responds to South Carolina Supreme Court Decision on Baby Veronica

The National Indian Child Welfare Association today issued the following statement in response to yesterday's South Carolina Supreme Court decision...

Apr 05, 2013, 12:45 ET

NICWA's Terry Cross: Misdirected Blame

 Terry Cross, executive director of the National Indian Child Welfare Association, released the following op-ed. "We were told she wasn't an...

Mar 29, 2013, 22:33 ET

NICWA's Terry Cross: In Defense of Dusten Brown

 Terry Cross, the executive director of the National Indian Child Welfare Association, released the following op-ed. "He opted to look the...

Apr 13, 2010, 13:15 ET

California Card Room Coalition Donates $20,000 to the National Indian Child Welfare Association

The National Indian Child Welfare Association (NICWA) announced today, at its annual convention in Portland, that a coalition of California's...