April 2017 - Native American Advancement Foundation
24
Apr

Tohono O’odham Word of the Week #18!

This week’s word is:

ÑUWǏ

NY oof (Pronunciation)

BUZZARD

This week’s phrase is:

S-ke:g tas.  (O’odham language)

Sk- heg thash.  (Pronunciation)

Good day.  (English Language)

Brought to you by Selina Jesus, NAAF’s Director of Programs and Tribal Relations!
17
Apr

Tohono O’odham Word of the Week #17!

This week’s word is:

Haiwañ

Hi wahn (Pronunciation)

COW

This week’s phrase is:

N’apt ‘o ha’icu e? (O’odham Language)

Nahpth ‘o hi choo ee? (Pronunciation)

Would you like something to drink? (English Language)

Brought to you by Selina Jesus, NAAF’s Director of Programs and Tribal Relations!
10
Apr

Tohono O’odham Word of the Week #16!

This week’s word is:

WU:LO

Woo low (Pronunciation)

DONKEY (burro)

This week’s phrase is:

E wa:k ‘o d’ahi:wa. (O’odham language)

E wahk o dah he wa.  (Pronunciation)

Come in and sit down.  (English Language)

Brought to you by Selina Jesus, NAAF’s Director of Programs and Tribal Relations!

4
Apr

Today is the day!

Today is Arizona Gives Day!

Check out our profile page and please donate to NAAF!  

Through the combined efforts of Tribal Members and by partnering with outside organizations, we help strengthen our Native American communities in the areas of education, health and wellness, housing, food sustainability, environment, animal welfare, and opening economic opportunities on tribal lands.

3
Apr

Tohono O’odham Word of the Week #15!

This week’s word is:

KO:JI

KOH-gee (Pronunciation)

PIG

This week’s phrase is:

N’apt bihugim?  (O’odham language)

Nahpth bee hu gim?  (Pronunciation)

Are you hungry?  (English Language)

Brought to you by Selina Jesus, NAAF’s Director of Programs and Tribal Relations!

3
Apr

Tomorrow is Arizona Gives Day!

Find your cause, invest in your community.

Click HERE to visit NAAF’s profile page.  Thanks so much!!

2
Apr

April 4th is the day Arizona Gives!

We’re so excited to participate in this year’s Arizona Gives Day – a statewide, 24-hour giving marathon, and we hope to break the record!

To learn more, head over to NAAF’s profile page and read about our programs.

Thank you!