July 18, 2016

Cultural Heritage Center seeks assistance in transcribing historic documents

The staff at the CPN Cultural Heritage Center is offering an opportunity for tribal members to volunteer and assist the archives staff while learning more about Potawatomi history by transcribing historic documents […]
July 17, 2016

Entrepreneur, Dust Bowl rancher and WWII veteran George Hamilton turns 100

For those who have been at the tribe’s annual Family Reunion Festival the last three years, the tradition of honoring the general council meeting’s eldest attendee […]
July 16, 2016

Wadase update: July 2016

Spring in Oklahoma can certainly live up to the old saying that it comes in like a lion. However, we were fortunate that most major storms seemed to pass by […]
July 15, 2016

Tribe honored as one of Oklahoma’s most charitable organizations

Citizen Potawatomi Nation has again been recognized for its charitable influence, receiving an honor at the annual Beacon Awards hosted by the Journal Record newspaper. “With […]
July 14, 2016

FireLodge tribal youth update: July 2016

July is going to be a very busy month at the PLACE. Students who are participating in the GET Native Program will be attending several classes which teach them how […]
July 14, 2016

Microenterprise loans assist Native entrepreneurs

According to the World Bank, there are an estimated 2.5 billion adults across the globe who are excluded from formal financial institutions. Roughly three quarters of […]
July 13, 2016

CPN welcomes all for Potawatomi Gathering 2016

Each year, tribal members from across the country travel to the Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s tribal home near Shawnee, Oklahoma to celebrate the Family Reunion Festival. The Festival, held annually during the […]
July 12, 2016

Potawatomi education update: July 2016

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation Department of Education strives to help tribal members identify and achieve their educational goals, no matter their age or location. We encourage students by meeting them where they […]
July 11, 2016

Pochedley accepted into award program recognizing tribal youth

Lakota Pochedley, a Slavin family descendent, Potawatomi Leadership alumna and an employee of the CPN Cultural Heritage Center, has recently been recognized by UNITY Inc. in the organization’s ’25 Under 25’ awards. […]