Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Reservation (CTUIR): Nixyaawii Community School and Education Department
The Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Reservation is constructing a $24.7 million, 68,818 square foot education facility on its reservation in northeast Oregon. Approximately 14,000 square feet of the project will be dedicated rent free to the Nixyaawii Community School (NCS), a charter high school of the Pendleton School District. With this investment, NCS will now be able to increase enrollment from 75 to 140 students. The remaining 54,000 square feet will be for early childhood education, after-school programming, language classes and Tribal education department administration offices.

Date Closed: January 14, 2019
Total Development Cost: $24.7 million
Allocation Amount: $5.45 million
NMTC Investor: Wells Fargo Community Investment Holdings, LLC
NMTC Equity: $1.6 million
Construction Status: Under construction, planned completion in late summer 2019
Jobs: 10 permanent, 50 construction