LRDA's mission is to continuously assess the needs of Indian people and others in our service area, work to improve the quality of life, develop and/or obtain resources to fill the gap in the ongoing provision of social, health, economic, housing, education, job development and training services to meet the needs of our client population. The LRDA Board of Directors continue to support the sovereignty, traditions, culture and values of the Lumbee people. LRDA continues to seek public input and support for the programs, services, and activities that it provides. LRDA is the main sponsor for theLumbee Homecoming, Powwow , and other Indian cultural events in the area.