October 11, 2016

Community Development Corporation wins $1m for Native American small business support

With the American economy creeping along at anemic growth rates, traditional lending institutions continue to hold back on loans for small businesses. Stepping into that gap […]
October 11, 2016

A letter from the 2016 Miss Potawatomi

Bozho, I’d like to introduce myself as your Miss Pottawatomi Nation 2016-2017. My name is Mary Shabanaa Bush. I am a citizen of the Gun Lake Tribe. I am […]
October 10, 2016

Citizen Potawatomi Community Development Corporation awarded $25 million for infrastructure in rural Oklahoma

The Citizen Potawatomi Community Development Corporation received $25 million in funding from the Obama Administration’s Community Facilities Re-Lending Program. “This is the largest single award the […]
October 6, 2016

USDA Launches Relending Program to Reduce Rural Poverty Nationwide

BEREA, KY, Oct. 6, 2016 – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today unveiled an innovative partnership with community development organizations from across the country, providing $401 million […]
October 6, 2016

A letter from CPN’s ethnology collections manager

Bozho, I was blessed to be brought onto the staff at the CHC about one year ago and so far it has been a fantastic experience and I am […]
October 5, 2016

CPN Tribal Historic Preservation Office exercises sovereignty

In 1966, the National Historic Preservation Act was signed into law as an attempt to end the adverse effects of development on historically significant properties. Ten years later, a review process […]
October 5, 2016

CPN House of Hope advocates for victims during Domestic Violence Awareness month

  Along with autumn and falling leaves, October also brings to light a difficult, yet important, subject. October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and according to Amanda Chapman – the House of […]
October 5, 2016

CPN Education update: October 2016

Just over a year has passed since the Citizen Potawatomi Nation struck its historic partnership with St. Gregory’s University. For those of you who may be unaware, through a prepaid tuition […]
October 4, 2016

Historic Pottawatomie County radio station KGFF gets FM channel

It was a long time coming, but as of midnight on September 8, 2016, listeners of Pottawatomie County’s oldest radio station can now tune in to an FM signal for […]