Annual Reports

Covers of past NARF annual reports
Download in PDF format:

2017 2012  2007
2016 2011 2006
2015 2010 2005 1981
2014 2009 2004 1980
2013 2008 2003  1979

To access other years, contact the National Indian Law Library.


Support From Many Sources

NARF receives financial support from individuals, corporations, foundations, government agencies, religious groups, and tribal organizations. NARF is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, so contributions are tax-deductible. Fee arrangements are negotiated with clients having the ability to pay.

NARF is an established non-profit organization with over 30 years of experience in grants management and accounting in accordance with generally accepted accounting standards. Each year, NARF has an audit performed by a firm of certified public accountants to ensure accountability in fiscal matters. BKD, LLP has performed the annual audits for the past several years and submits its reports to the NARF Board of Directors.

Fiscal Year 2017 Form 990

Fiscal Year 2016 Form 990

Fiscal Year 2015 Form 990

NARF’s Financial Statements as of Sept. 30, 2017 and 2016 Together With Independent Auditor’s Report

NARF State Registrations

A copy of the official registration and financial information of the Native American Rights Fund may be obtained by contacting us at 1506 Broadway, Boulder, CO, 80302, 303-447-8760, or by contacting any of the following state agencies.

Florida: A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services by calling toll-free 800-435-7352 within the state. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval, or recommendation by the state.

Maryland: For the cost of copies and postage — Office of the Secretary of State, State House, Annapolis, MD 21401.

Mississippi: The official registration and financial information of the Native American Rights Fund may be obtained from the Mississippi Secretary of State’s office by calling 1-888-236-6167. Registration by the Secretary of State does not imply endorsement by the Secretary of State.

New Jersey: Information filed with the Attorney General concerning this charitable solicitation may be obtained from the Attorney General of the State of New Jersey by calling 973-504-6215. Registration with the Attorney General does not imply endorsement.

New York: Office of the Attorney General, Department of Law, Charities Bureau, 120 Broadway, New York, NY 10271.

North Carolina: Financial information about this organization and a copy it its license are available from the State Solicitation Licensing Branch at 1-888-830-4989.

Pennsylvania: The official registration and financial information of the Native American Rights Fund may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll-free 800-732-0999 within Pennsylvania. Registration does not imply endorsement.

Utah: We are registered with the State of Utah, Department of Commerce, Division of Consumer Protection, permit #C481.

Virginia: State Division of Consumer Affairs, Department of Agricultural and Consumer Services, PO Box 1163, Richmond, VA 23209.

Washington: Charities Division, Office of the Secretary of State, State of Washington, Olympia, WA 98504, 800-332-4483.

West Virginia: Residents may obtain a summary from the Secretary of State, State Capitol, Charleston, WV 25305.

All other states – A copy of our latest annual report is available from Native American Rights Fund, 1506 Broadway, Boulder, Colorado 80302.

Registration with any of these states does not imply endorsement.

Friends of NARF Informational Letters

NARF consistently ranks well with Charity Navigator, Better Business Bureau, and other nonprofit watchdogs. We strive to follow nonprofit best practices and earn our donors’ trust and continued support. To that end, we provide the following policies and administration documents for your review.