November 7, 2016

Hownikan founder, Vice-Chairman honored at AARP Indian Elders banquet

On October 10, the AARP Oklahoma Indian Elders Honors held its eighth annual Oklahoma Indian Elders event in Oklahoma City with two Citizen Potawatomi Nation members amongst those honored. The awards banquet […]
November 4, 2016

Tribal employee presents art at Santa Fe Indian Market

The Santa Fe Indian Market is the largest Native American art market in the world and has been running for nearly 100 years. It includes a prestigious juried art show […]
November 3, 2016

Zientek recognized as one of NextGen Under 30

The NextGen Under 30 awards are presented by Oklahoma City-based ION Oklahoma, a printing and digital news publication. Awardees from 15 categories, all under the age of 30 at the time […]
November 2, 2016

Community Development Corp. has $1 million for Native American small business

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 to provide funding opportunities for […]
October 31, 2016

CPCDC awarded $25 million for infrastructure in rural Oklahoma

The Citizen Potawatomi Community Development received $25 million in funding from the Obama Administration’s Community Facilities Re-Lending Program. “This is the largest single award the CPCDC has ever received,” noted CPCDC […]
October 28, 2016

Citizen Potawatomi Nation donates $7,200 to keep American Red Cross in Shawnee

Citizen Potawatomi Nation handed over a check $7,200 to keep the doors open at the American Red Cross office in Shawnee. “We know how important it […]
October 28, 2016

CHC begins cultural education program

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation Cultural Heritage Center recently established the Cultural Education program. Rekindling 7 Generations is being developed by the Cultural Education program specifically to serve youths and families’ needs and interests. […]
October 27, 2016

Language with Justin: October 2016

It’s been very busy the last few months in the language department. We hosted a very successful Potawatomi Language Conference as part of the Potawatomi Gathering of Nations in July. We […]
October 26, 2016

Coalition calls for legislative action to combat worst of predatory loan impact

Consumer Lending Manager Tina Pollard of the Citizen Potawatomi Community Development Corporation joined members of Voices Organized in Civic Engagement at the Oklahoma State Capitol to call on legislators to offer solutions […]