GRANTEES

This page highlights the work of organizations that the Agua Fund supports.

Adopt-A-Native-Elder

The Adopt-A-Native-Elder Program supports the traditional Elders who live in the cultural and spiritual traditions of the Dine’ People in remote parts of the Dine’ (Navajo) reservation. The Program provides, food, simple medicines, clothing, fabric, and yarns to help these Elders live on the Land in the traditional way.

+ http://www.anelder.org/

American Indian College Fund

The American Indian College Fund is the nation’s largest provider of private scholarships for American Indian students, disbursing approximately 6,000 scholarships annually for American Indian students attending tribal colleges and mainstream universities.  Most of the Fund’s students attend tribal colleges and universities, which are often located on or near reservations.   

+ www.collegefund.org 

DC Arts and Humanities Education Collaborative

The Collaborative help DC's public and chartered public schools gain access to the area's vibrant arts world by removing the barriers to it.  The Collaborative offers workshops for teachers, teaching artists, principals, and others, and also makes student fieldtrip registration, tickets, and transportation available free of charge.

+ www.dccollaborative.org