Founder and president of First Nations Development Institute, REBECCA ADAMSON Founder and president of First Nations Development Institute, REBECCA ADAMSON. The organization helps Native Americans build economic self-sufficiency. They fund projects which rely on traditional values and help tribal communities gain control of their land and natural resources. ADAMSON started the organization 16 years ago as a single mother. Now the Institute raises and distributes millions of dollars for microenterprises from coast to coast. And ADAMSON was the recipient of one of Ms. Magazine's "Women of the Year Award." (The address of the First Nations Development Institute is The Stores Building, 11917 Main Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22408; ph. 540-371-5615).12:28:30 FORWARD PROMO (:29)12:29:00 I.D. BREAK (:59)12:
NPR logo Founder and president of First Nations Development Institute, REBECCA ADAMSON

Founder and president of First Nations Development Institute, REBECCA ADAMSON

Founder and president of First Nations Development Institute, REBECCA ADAMSON

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Founder and president of First Nations Development Institute, REBECCA ADAMSON. The organization helps Native Americans build economic self-sufficiency. They fund projects which rely on traditional values and help tribal communities gain control of their land and natural resources. ADAMSON started the organization 16 years ago as a single mother. Now the Institute raises and distributes millions of dollars for microenterprises from coast to coast. And ADAMSON was the recipient of one of Ms. Magazine's "Women of the Year Award." (The address of the First Nations Development Institute is The Stores Building, 11917 Main Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22408; ph. 540-371-5615).12:28:30 FORWARD PROMO (:29)12:29:00 I.D. BREAK (:59)12: