Sowing Seeds for Local Abundance:
A Tolowa Dee-ni’ Nation Agricultural Enterprise and Farmer Training Feasibility Study.


Sowing Seeds for Local Abundance investigates the feasibility of establishing an Agricultural
Enterprise & Farmer Training Program on Tolowa Dee-ni’ Nation tribal land that will increase local
farming and food economic opportunities. The format for this study follows the objectives of
documenting current local farming operations and assessing Tolowa Dee-ni’ Nation economic and
cultural growth potential. The ultimate purpose of this work has been to promote economic and
workforce development for the tribe, improve food security and access for the local community,
and instill Tribal Food Sovereignty and Culture through agricultural practices.


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Tolowa Dee-ni’ Nation Community & Family Services
is now accepting applications for TANF!

Are you unemployed/underemployed and having trouble making ends meet? You might be eligible for TANF if you:

• Are a TDN citizen, residing in Del Norte, Humboldt; or are a TDN citizen or member of a federally recognized tribe residing in Curry, Josephine, Coos
• Are the parent of a child age 0-18 who attends school and will graduate by age 19
• Meet income and resource eligibility criteria
• Have not received 60 months of federal TANF benefits through another tribe or social service agency
• Are able to meet work participation requirements

To learn more about whether our TANF Program is right for you contact Dawn Ansell, TANF Coordinator (707) 487-9255 ext 1128

A Community Resiliency Discussion

A community resiliency discussion on disaster preparedness

Come learn about the new emergency management program at Tolowa Dee-ni’ Nation and have your questions answered. With TDN Emergency Manager Kymmie Scott and
Emergency Services Coordinator Tessa LaFazio. Tuesday, September 25th, 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m
XVR Recreation Hall. (Look for the signs by the old Ship Ashore). All members of the public are welcome (tribal or non-tribal) who reside in or near TDN For more information call 707-487-9255 ext. 1144


  • September 25th, 2018 American Red Cross, Community Disaster Education
  • October 30th, 2018 NOAA National Weather Service, Weather Spotter Training and Winter/Flood Preparedness



Doorways to Change

The goal of the project is to have community members create art pieces that support the community in healing, speaking up against domestic violence and sexual assault and reducing stigma. This is a way for our community tell their story in a manner that will be heard and start conversations that promote change and raise awareness.
Pre-registration is not required