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.


  • Holiday Gifts:
    Give a gift of hope this holiday season to a child or Elder
    living on impoverished remote Native American reservations. Shop Now
  • Start A Fundraiser:
    Fundraise on your own terms — get your friends and family
    involved when you start your fundraiser today on the all new
    NPRA JustGiving platform.
    Start Your Fundraiser
  • Join our Circle of Friends - make a monthly gift!
    Food insecurity affects the health of many American Indian children and Elders. Your commitment is needed now. Learn More


A photo of Ben, a military veteran

A military veteran, Ben is passing down his Lakota values and grandfather's teachings to his daughters.

A photo of Ron's garden being tilled

When asked for gardening advice, Ron had some things to share about Brussels sprouts, squash, zucchini, and corn.

A Photo of Ted, military veteran

We visited with Ted outside of his home on the Rosebud Reservation while he recalled many of his military memories.

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