Classes & Events

Guiding towards financial stability and self-reliance

Nimiipuu Fund's financial education classes serve as empowering platforms, guiding individuals and communities toward financial stability and self-reliance.

Rooted in cultural wisdom and tailored to specific Native American contexts, these classes provide essential knowledge on budgeting, saving, investing, and managing credit. They emphasize traditional values of communal support, responsible stewardship, and long-term planning, aligning with the holistic approach to wealth often valued in Native cultures. By imparting practical financial skills within the cultural framework, these classes not only enhance individual financial well-being but also strengthen the economic resilience of Native American communities, fostering a future of prosperity and self-determination.

Native Enterprise Program

This unique 9-week business development course led by Native entrepreneurs is designed to offer invaluable insights into the intricacies of launching and/or sustaining a business as a Native entrepreneur. Our program is composed of eight dynamic modules, each rooted in personal narratives and captivating stories told by successful Native business owners. The 9th week is…

Cash Flow Analysis Workshop with Fran McCully

Unlock the secrets of effective financial management at the upcoming Cash Flow Analysis Workshop featuring the renowned expert Fran McCully, hosted by Nimiipuu Fund. This workshop is a golden opportunity for individuals and businesses to gain insights into optimizing their cash flow strategies. Fran McCully, with her wealth of experience, will share valuable techniques and…

Buying a Home

This course helps people prepare for homeownership and the home buying process. We will:  • Identify the steps in the home buying process including determining readiness, prequalifying, preapprovals, negotiating, making an offer, and closing. • Use calculations to estimate mortgage costs, and Understand the role of professionals in the process.  Native Financial Empowerment Training 2024…

Medicare 101 Workshop

Are you approaching the age of 65, or are you assisting family members with their retirement plans? This workshop is tailored for you. A representative from the Idaho Department of Insurance SHIBA will be present to elucidate Medicare and its various components, address any questions you may have, and demystify this healthcare program. In just…

Paying for College

The cost of college can be overwhelming, but there are many different resources to help people achieve their higher education goals. In this course we review a variety of topics including:  • Determining the cost of college. • Applying for and maximizing free student aid. • Understanding and applying for student loans. • Scholarships and…

Introduction to Investing

In this course, we will discuss ways in which people can increase their wealth by through investing.  • Understand risk as it pertains to investing,  • Identify the different levels of investing,  • Identify investment goals.  Native Financial Empowerment Training 2024 held every Tuesday from 12pm-1pm via Zoom. Register for Workshops at form.jotform.com/TribalTechnology/FinancialEmpowerment. For more…

Financial Conference

Best Western Plus University Inn 1516 W. Pullman Road, Moscow, Idaho

Save the Date — April 5, 2024, Our Financial Conference In 2019, a small group of financial friends came together and batted around the idea of holding our own community financial conference. We wanted to create a gathering of minds that specifically addressed the challenges, needs and questions of those we serve every day… here…

Money Basics

Kamiah Kamiah

Embark on a financial reset and seize command of your finances. Acquire essential knowledge about checking and savings accounts, unravel the intricacies of credit, enhance your credit report, and grasp the dynamics of loan rates, terms, and fees. Arm yourself against predatory lenders and discover ways we can collectively contribute to our local economy. Feel…

Post Purchase Class

Lapwai Lapwai

Homeowners facing financial challenges often find themselves in the need to recalibrate their budgets, revisit savings strategies, and address rehabilitation improvements and ongoing maintenance. The intricacies of avoiding foreclosure become a focal point, prompting individuals to consider whether refinancing is a prudent option. Navigating these aspects requires a thoughtful and informed approach to ensure the…

Home Fair

Lapwai Lapwai

Embark on a comprehensive exploration of homeownership at our upcoming Home Fair, where a wealth of essential topics will be covered. Dive into the intricacies of Home Repairs & Maintenance, gaining valuable insights to keep your living space in top-notch condition. Delve into Home Safety measures to safeguard your cherished space. Explore diverse Financing options…