The National Native American Boarding School Healing Coalition
Vision: Indigenous cultural sovereignty.
Mission: To lead in the pursuit of understanding and addressing the ongoing trauma created by the US Indian Boarding School policy.
How We Started
The National Native American Boarding School Healing Coalition (NABS) was incorporated as a 501(c)3 nonprofit in June 2012 under the laws of the Navajo Nation. Read more about our history.
Staff and Board
Our Board of Directors and Executive Staff are 100% Native American representing an array of personal experience with national expertise about U.S. Indian Boarding Schools. View Board and Staff.
The National Native American Boarding School Healing Coalition is a membership organization comprised of over 100 Native and Non-Native individuals, Tribal Nations, and organizations committed to boarding school healing.
All Members of the Board of Directors are Regular Members of the Coalition. Learn how to become a Coalition Member.
Ten-year strategic plan (2020-2030)
The National Native American Boarding School Healing Coalition (NABS) announces the commencement of a ten-year strategic plan (2020-2030) designed to strengthen the organization as it continues to grow into the future. In its first few years of execution, the plan will be supported through a $10M grant recently awarded to NABS by the Kendeda Fund. Read the strategic plan.