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29 Jan, 2016, 13:40 ET Rothe v. US Department of Defense et al: The Native American Contractors Association Builds a Coalition and Files an Amicus Brief to Preserve Sovereign Native Rights Under the Small Business Administration's 8(a) Program

Over the past several months, the Native American Contractors Association took on a monumental task and built a coalition of several Native...


11 Sep, 2014, 16:18 ET La Asociación de Contratistas Indígenas Norteamericanos y la Asociación Nacional de Productores de Bonos de Garantía firman Memorando de Entendimiento

 Hoy, la Native American Contractors Association (Asociación de Contratistas Indígenas Norteamericanos, NACA) y la National...


11 Sep, 2014, 10:15 ET Native American Contractors Association and National Association of Surety Bond Producers Sign Memorandum of Understanding

 Today, the Native American Contractors Association and National Association of Surety Bond Producers signed a Memorandum of Understanding...


20 Aug, 2014, 12:37 ET Native American Contractors Association Launches Next NACA BD Portal Phase Including State and Local Procurements

Last week, the Native American Contractors Association launched State and Local Procurements as the newest feature in its successful NACA Business...


03 Jul, 2014, 08:20 ET Native Organizations Stand Unified Against Senator McCaskill and Support the Native 8(a) Program in Alaska Native Communities

 "In a show of unity, organizations across the country reject Senator Claire McCaskill's (D-MO) continued unwarranted attacks on Native...


13 May, 2014, 21:20 ET La comunidad indígena norteamericana y la afroamericana se unen contra el racismo en los deportes profesionales

A raíz de los lamentables comentarios expresados por Donald Sterling, el dueño de Los Angeles Clippers, conviene señalar que el...


13 May, 2014, 13:00 ET Native American and African American Community Stand Together Against Racism in Professional Sports

In the wake of the appalling comments declared by Donald Sterling, the owner of the Los Angeles Clippers, it's worth noting that the same level of...


23 Jul, 2013, 12:48 ET Native American Contractors Association Responds To Business Development Needs For Tribal Entities with Advancements In Technology

 The Native American Contractors Association (NACA) is proud to announce the rollout of a new "Tribal Opportunities" feature to its...


16 Jul, 2013, 06:00 ET Minority Business Groups Sign Historic Memorandum to Strengthen Minority Business Relations

U.S. Black Chambers, Inc., Native American Contractors Association and U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce sign Memorandum  On Tuesday, July...


09 Jul, 2013, 17:36 ET Native American Contractors Association Partners with Notah Begay III Foundation in First Annual Golf Tournament

Native Small Business Association Helps Bring Awareness to Diabetes Epidemic in Native Youth  The Native American Contractors Association...


03 Jul, 2013, 17:52 ET United States Small Business Administration and Native American Contractors Association Sign Historic Strategic Alliance Memorandum

Strategic Alliance supports Small Business Growth  On Friday, June 28, 2013, leaders of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and...


25 Apr, 2013, 13:09 ET The Native American Contractors Association Announces its 1st Annual B2B Conference & Expo in Palm Springs, California

 The Native American Contractors Association (NACA), announced today that it will hold its first annual conference in Palm Springs, California...


30 Mar, 2013, 17:30 ET The Native American Contractors Association Responds to Congressman's Remarks Regarding Hispanic Americans

 The Native American community all too often has been victimized by the use of insensitive and derogatory words.  As an...


22 Mar, 2013, 12:11 ET Native American Federal Contractors Dazed by Recent Report on an Increase in Direct Awards to Large Business and Senator Claire McCaskill's attack on Alaska Native Corporations

The following is being released by the Native American Contractors Association: The recent report that no-bid contracts to large federal...


14 Mar, 2013, 13:15 ET National Tribal Organizations Respond to Sen. McCain's Amendment to Eliminate Funding for the Indian Incentive Program

The Indian Incentive Program is a Vital Program for Indian Country  The leaders of Native American groups representing the rights and...


17 Jan, 2013, 12:30 ET NACA Launches New Business Development Portal with Strong Support from the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and the U.S. Black Chamber, Inc.

Initiative will provide business development tools and techniques to facilitate partnerships for minority-owned small businesses.

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09 Jan, 2013, 19:27 ET NACA Responds to Rep. Markey's Proposed Legislation

Markey Seeking to Fix a Problem that Does Not Exist  The Native American Contractors Association, whose members include many of the...


18 Sep, 2012, 13:13 ET The Native American Contractors Association Receives MBDA Business Center Grant to Fund Anchorage, Alaska Office

Funding will provide education, mentoring and outreach for minority-owned small businesses

  The Native American...


31 Aug, 2012, 16:28 ET National Minority Organizations Respond to Federal Court DynaLantic Corp. Decision

Economic hardship and job losses will come from DoD interpretation          WASHINGTON, Aug. 31,...


05 Jul, 2012, 10:24 ET Native American Contractors Association Publishes Best Practices Guide

An important guide on practicing ethics and compliance in the Small Business Administration's 8(a) Program The Native American Contractors...


08 May, 2012, 17:00 ET Native American Contractors Association Publishes Economic Impact Study

A comprehensive study on the Benefits of the Native 8(a) program  WASHINGTON, May 8, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Native...


08 Mar, 2012, 17:34 ET NACA Commends Swift Prosecution of Fraudulent Employee

The Native American Contractors Association ("NACA") applauds the excellent work of federal prosecutors in the matter involving a rogue employee,...


21 Feb, 2012, 09:09 ET NACA Announces New Executive Director: Kevin J. Allis

  WASHINGTON, Feb. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of the Native American Contractors Association (NACA)...


07 Feb, 2012, 19:39 ET NACA Responds to GAO Report on Native American Contracting

In response to today's Government Accountability Office (GAO) report entitled, "Monitoring and Oversight of Tribal 8(a) Firms Need Attention," the...


21 Dec, 2011, 11:53 ET Representatives of Native Enterprises Testify Before Michigan Senate Committee on 8(a) Tribal Economic Development Opportunities in Michigan

   Some of the nation's leading experts on the Native 8(a) program testified before Michigan's Senate Economic Development...