Indian People's Action
Grantee name: Indian People's Action
Mission: Indian People's Action, as a project of Montana People's Action, organizes and builds the voice and power Montana's urban Indians. IPA utilizes the strength in numbers and direct action organizing to achieve systemic change to improve the lives of its members. Montana People's Action is a socially and racially diverse organization of low and moderate income Montanans. They empower their members to achieve lasting change for social, economic and racial justice using direct action.
Location: Missoula, MT, USA
Channel grant: Sponsored two Native American women delegates to the World Conference on Racism in Durban, South Africa, 2003, where they represented indigenous urban dwellers. (2003)