We’ve Changed Our Name

We have some exciting news to report, including a change to our name — and a great new logo!

We are now Northern Plains Reservation Aid (NPRA). Formerly American Indian Relief Council (AIRC), we made this strategic change to more clearly reflect our mission and services focused on urgently needed resources to Native American communities in the Northern Plains.

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Northern Plans Reservation Aid™

90,000 Native Americans are homeless or live in unsafe and sub-standard housing, and 23 percent of Native families live with low food security.

The Northern Plains Reservation Aid™ (NPRA) Program provides food, water, health products and emergency relief services for Native American Elders, families and children in need living on reservations in the Northern Plains.


Symbolic Gift of Love NPRA Gift Center:
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Food insecurity affects the health of many American Indian children and Elders. Your commitment is needed now. Learn More


Jennie and Rosella

Elders such as Jennie and Rosella deeply appreciate the assistance. They each have their own story to tell.


In Native American cultures, Elders are the wisdom keepers.

Bette Ann

"This gift has come in very handy especially toward the month’s end.”

Featured Service

Ruby’s experience (and her generous spirit) is the perfect illustration of why “Project Grow” is one of the most effective self-help initiatives in “Indian Country.”

Gardens mean exercise, gardens mean young and old working together, gardens mean stronger communities — and most importantly, gardens mean food. Thank you for helping to make this happen!

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Featured Infographic


Myths abound about Native Americans. Do you know the facts? Download this infographic to learn more and share.