Lakota Funds
  • P.O. Box 340 Kyle, South Dakota 57752 USA
  • (605) 455-2500
  • M-F 8:30am-4:30pm
Homeownership Services Now Offered at New Oglala Lakota Artspace Building

Homeownership Services Now Offered at New Oglala Lakota Artspace Building

      The Lakota Federal Credit Union and Lakota Funds have opened second locations at the new Oglala Lakota Arts Center, which is just west of the Pine Ridge Chamber building. While these additional offices will focus on supporting Lakota families who are pursuing homeownership, the main locations for […]

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Lakota Funds Receives Certification from U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

Lakota Funds Receives Certification from U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

      Lakota Funds recently became a HUD-approved Housing Counseling Agency through Oweesta Corporation’s Native Homeownership Network, the only national housing counseling network comprised exclusively of Native-led organizations seeking to increase homeownership for Native Americans. “This provides our community members with a local resource they can turn to for […]

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Local Organizations Discuss Upcoming Relief Fund Payments

Local Organizations Discuss Upcoming Relief Fund Payments

      In anticipation of the Oglala Sioux Tribe’s (OST’s) disbursement of individual relief payments to tribal members, the Lakota Federal Credit Union and Lakota Funds met with the Tribe’s Media Relations Department. The discussion, which also included a segment with OST President, Kevin Killer, was broadcast as a […]

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Celebrating Native American Homeownership!

Celebrating Native American Homeownership!

  With National Homeownership Month getting under way, the Lakota Federal Credit Union and Lakota Funds are celebrating increased rates of Native American homeownership on the Pine Ridge Reservation. An analysis of data gathered by the South Dakota Native Homeownership Coalition indicated that homeownership rates in South Dakota’s reservation communities […]

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Seeking to Fill Position for Ag Lender!

Seeking to Fill Position for Ag Lender!

  Lakota Funds, a Native American community loan fund, based on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota, is currently hiring for an Ag Lender. As a nonprofit organization, our mission is to promote economic sustainability on the Pine Ridge Reservation and geographic service area, through business loans, technical assistance, […]

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Native American Homeownership Featured on Freddie Mac Podcast

Native American Homeownership Featured on Freddie Mac Podcast

During the Freddie Mac Home Starts Here podcast, James Cromartie from Freddie Mac and Tawney Brunsch (Executive Director of Lakota Funds) discuss the realities of homeownership. They outline, not only the challenges, but also the exciting headway that is being made to increase homeownership opportunities in Native communities.

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We’re Hiring

We’re Hiring

  Asset Development Specialist SUMMARY OF JOB DUTIES As a full-time position, our Asset Development Specialist will: Teach Financial Literacy and Homebuyer Education classes Work closely with clients on an individual basis to help them meet their homeownership and asset development goals by providing financial coaching and assistance QUALIFICATIONS The […]

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