Student loan counseling now available

Citizen Potawatomi Community Development Corporation Consumer Lending Coordinator Tina Pollard recently became a certified student loan counselor. With her expanded ability to provide financial advice to CPN members and employees, Pollard can now help others develop plans to get out of school debt.

Community Development Corporation helps members start new tax year right

Millions recently filed their federal income tax returns and now await their Internal Revenue Service refunds. Many people use this time to reassess goals and take responsible advantage of that check. Tina Pollard is consumer lending manager at Citizen Potawatomi Community Development Corporation and one of three certified credit counselors on staff. During a recent Read More »

Native Artist Professional Development Training

Two-day arts business workshop for federally recognized Native artists hosted by MacRostie Art Center, to be held in Lawton, OK by national Native non-profit on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 and Thursday, May 3rd, 2018 at the Museum of the Great Plains. Native artists from the area will have the chance to develop into the world Read More »

Community Development Corporation wins American Indian Chamber Large Business of the Year award

Citizen Potawatomi Community Development Corporation was recently awarded Large Business of the Year by the American Indian Chamber of Commerce of Oklahoma. According to a press release issued by the organization, Business of the Year Awards are given to the businesses that have given both time and monetary contributions through sponsorships, volunteerism and commitment to Read More »

Peltier Mobile Auto Detail hits the road, cleans up

Exciting things are happening  across Indian Country, from new business ventures to government contracts, U.S. Department of Agriculture funding for community projects and other opportunities  for Native American entrepreneurs.  One venture recently opened in Shawnee, Oklahoma is Peltier Mobile Auto Detail Service. We caught up with owner Tracy Peltier earlier this month for an interview Read More »