Join the Capacity Building Movement This is an opportunity for you to be involved in active community leadership in the Bismarck Metropolitan Area. Get Involved Support Us News & Events Sign Up Our Mission is to strengthen and advance Native American individuals and families by providing supportive services and resources designed to preserve culture and promote economic security. The Native American Development Center (NADC) is a 501(c)(3) Native-led nonprofit corporation. Our headquarters is in Bismarck, North Dakota since August 2014. NADC was founded on September 10, 2012 to provide social-economic and cultural education, resources and support services to Native Americans living in the Bismarck Metro Area which has the largest diverse tribal Native American population in an urban city within the North Dakota. We work towards helping people and families obtain social, emotional, spiritual and economic security. We integrate our tribally diverse values including kinship to best meet the cultural needs of Native Americans. Who we are We are Native Americans living and working in the Bismarck-Mandan-Lincoln area. We are respected and appreciated. Board of Directors What we do We offer many services that help people and families obtain social, emotional, spiritual and economic security. View our services Our Vision We value human transformation—the power of people to become self-sufficient and productive members of society. Learn more Mentorship Through mentoring, you can make a difference in the life of a young person in a lot of ways, and the most important is just to be there. Learn more Make a difference Our Center helps transform those who feel helplessness and despair into strong people full of hope. Are you ready to make a difference and help those in need? Your generous donation will help our core focus areas: 1) Financial Coaching & Asset Building 2) Housing & Employment Support Services 3) Career Development 4) Parent & Youth Support Services 5) Mentoring Services 6) Community Events Thank you! We appreciate your generosity! Donate Now Mayor creates a volunteer position for Native American Career Opportunity Development One of Seminary’s first initiatives as Mayor along with the Commission was creating a volunteer position for Native American Career Opportunity Development. Seminary says he began developing the idea about six months ago in hopes to bring more diversity to the workforce. Lorraine Davis will serve as his advisor on this issue. “As we are getting more educated more of us are becoming competitive into the workforce and so we want to help that effort and that is what we’re here for,” says Advisor to the Mayor for Native American Career Opportunity Development Lorraine Davis. Full story>> Native American Foster Parents Needed!