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November is Native American Heritage Month

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Created on November 27, 2015

This month, we recognize the contributions made by Native Americans since long before our founding, and we resolve to continue the work of strengthening government-to-government ties with tribal nations and expanding possibility for all. President Barack Obama, 2015 Presidential Proclamation: National Native American Heritage Month
MBDA wants to highlight the contributions of the Native American business community to the U.S. economy and the minority business community. Here are some quick facts about Native American-Owned Businesses

  • There are 274,000 Native American-owned firms in the United States.

  • Native American-owned firms contribute $42.2 billion in U.S. economic output and 221,000 jobs per year.

  • Native American-owned firms with employees average eight workers and $1.3 million in annual receipts.

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