American Indian Organizations


Cumberland County Association for Indian People

Cumberland County Association for Indian PeopleThe purpose of Cumberland County Association for Indian People (CCAIP) is to enhance self-determination and self-sufficiency as it relates to the socio-economic development, legal, and political well-being of the Indian People of Cumberland County.

Fostering healthier choices is one of many areas the CCAIP Board works on to improve the lives of its members.

Executive Director Address Telephone/Fax/Email Chair
Mrs. Gladys Hunt
Executive Director
2173 Downing Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Phone: 910-483-8442
Fax: 910-483-8742
Email: /
Mr. Roy Maynor,


Guilford Native American Association

Guilford Native American AssociationThe Guilford Native American Association is a Native American community association in Guilford County, North Carolina. It is a North Carolina State-recognized American Indian Organization, and is a United Way referral agency.

Incorporated in September 1975 by local parents as a non-profit education advocacy group, the association has grown to encompass child care, employment, and age-based community programs. It is the oldest American Indian urban association in North Carolina and one of the oldest organizations of its kind in the United States.

Executive Director Address Telephone/Fax/Email Chair
Mr. Rick Oxendine, Executive Director

Mailing Address:
PO Box 5623
Greensboro, NC 27435

Physical Address:
1155 Revolution Mill Dr.
Studio #10
Greensboro, NC 27405

Phone: 336-273-8686
Fax: 336-273-2925



Mrs. Frances Stewart Lowry,


Metrolina Native American Association

Metrolina Native American AssociationPromote cultural awareness and economic development; Provide job training and placement: and provide for the well being of Indian people.

Our community is served through culture enrichment classes, employment training, work experience opportunities and economic development assistance to help promote and preserve self-sufficiency and self-determination. All activities are coordinated with other Indian organizations and programs in the state.

Executive Director Address Telephone/Fax/Email Chair
No Staff - Contact Chairperson

8001 N. Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28262


Phone: 704-891-2610


Ms. Rebecca LaClaire


Triangle Native American Society

Triangle Native American SocietyTriangle Native American Society (TNAS) was incorporated in 1984 to promote and protect the identity of Native Americans living in Wake and surrounding counties by providing educational, social and cultural programs.

It was granted official state recognition in 2000 by the N.C. Commission of Indian Affairs and serves as the official governing body for the Native American population in the Triangle area.

TNAS seeks to foster a local Native community while bridging the various cultural and traditional practices members bring from their respective home tribal communities.

Executive Director Address Telephone/Fax/Email Chair
(Position Vacant)

Mailing Address:

PO Box 26841
Raleigh, NC 27611

Physical Address:

2405 Pleasant Union Church Road, Raleigh, NC 27614

Phone: 919-996-9822

Mr. Kerry D. Bird,


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