Fort Belknap Indian Community
Fort Belknap Indian Community (FBIC) submits application for the 2011 AmeriCorps Program for total offer $380,000. The need for amount is justified by the drastic changes in the local economy. Indian PowerCorps Focus is Healthy Futures because Fort Belknap is plagued by escalating cases of diabetes as indicated by Indian Health Service data that reveals a steady 7% rate increase past several years. Indian PowerCorps will Add Value and enhance the current Fort Belknap Diabetes Prevention Program.