The Arizona Indian Gaming Association represents 18 tribes representing 90% of the Indian people living on reservations in Arizona. The Association is committed to advancing the lives of Indian peoples - economically, socially and politically - so Indian Tribes in Arizona can achieve their goal of self-reliance. The Association is committed to protecting and promoting the welfare of Tribes striving for self-reliance by supporting tribal gaming enterprises on Arizona Indian lands. Speaking on behalf of its member Tribes with one, unified voice, AIGA serves as a clearinghouse and educational, legislative and public policy resource for Tribes, policymakers and the public on Indian gaming issues and tribal community development. This organisation is deeply committed to maintaining and protecting Indian sovereign governmental authority.