We’ve Changed Our Name

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

We made this strategic change to more clearly reflect our mission and services specifically focused on urgently needed resources to Native American communities in the Southwest.

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Southwest Reservation Aid™

Up to 43 percent of Native American children live in poverty and 29 percent of employed Native Americans live below poverty level.

The Southwest Reservation Aid™ (SWRA) program, formerly named the Council of Indian Nations, provides food, water, health products and emergency relief services for Native American Elders, families and children in need living on reservations in the Southwest.


Symbolic Gift of Love SWRA Gift Center:
Give a gift of hope to a child or Elder living on impoverished remote Native American reservations. Shop Now

Join our Circle of Friends 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



Serving elders and hearing their stories is what Sara enjoys the most.


Staff-led exercises are commonplace in many of the senior centers located throughout Southwest Indian Reservations.

Elders interacting

Many of her Elders are picked up and delivered to the senior center to eat their meals with their friends and socialize at the center.

Featured Service

The holiday season is a time of joyous celebrations filled with food, friends, and presents for millions — but not so for many Native Americans.

Remembering Native American children and Elders will have a lasting impact that goes far beyond the holidays.

Shop and give a virtual holiday gift of hope to a Native child or Elder this season!

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Featured Infographic


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