John Yellow Hawk

John Yellow Hawk used a loan and grant from Lakota Funds' Su Owojupi (They're Planting) Project to plant a garden that will infuse the Pine Ridge Reservation with a variety of fresh vegetables and help mitigate health issues caused from living in a food desert. Read more.

Native American Development Center Procurement Technical Assistance Center Events


Introductory Meetings


The NADC PTAC program will be hosting several introductory meetings to explain who we are and how we can help. These meetings are geared towards two different audiences: professional purchasing agents or small business owners.

Introductory Meeting for the Pine Ridge Professional Purchasing Community
January 23, 2014; 9am-3pm; Lakota Funds Conference Room, Kyle South Dakota

Introductory Meeting for the Pine Ridge Indian Owned Small Business Community
January 24, 2014; 9am-3pm; Lakota Funds Conference Room, Kyle South Dakota

Introductory Meeting for the Rosebud Professional Purchasing Community
Time, date, and location, to be determined.

Introductory Meeting for the Rosebud Indian Owned Small Business Community
Time, date, and location, to be determined.

Procurement Technical Assistance Center Trainings


The NADC PTAC program will be delivering trainings to help small business owners gain knowledge and insight into contracting with the federal government.

System for Award Management (SAM) Training
February 20, 2014; 9am-12pm; Lakota Funds Conference Room, Kyle, South Dakota
This interactive workshop will walk you through the process of registering in SAM including DUNS and NAICS information.

Small Business Administration (SBA) Training
February 20, 2014; 1:30pm-4pm; Lakota Funds Conference Room, Kyle, South Dakota
This workshop will demonstrate how to log into the SBA website and review the advantages of registering with the SBA that include HUBzone, 8(a).

System for Award Management (SAM) Training
February 27, 2014; 9am-12pm; Rosebud Casino, Rosebud, South Dakota
This interactive workshop will walk you through the process of registering in SAM including DUNS and NAICS information.

Small Business Administration (SBA) Training
February 27, 2014; 1:30pm-4pm; Rosebud Casino, Rosebud, South Dakota
This workshop will demonstrate how to log into the SBA website and review the advantages of registering with the SBA that include HUBzone, 8(a).