October 13, 2016

FireLodge Tribal Youth update: October 2016

Things have stayed quite busy for the FireLodge Tribal Youth Program since the kickoff of the 2016 school year. This is the time of year we look forward to […]
October 12, 2016

Martin’s start at FireLake puts him on the path to golf course career

Employment opportunities at Citizen Potawatomi Nation tribal departments and commercial enterprises are extensive. With approximately 2,400 employees and more than 50 positions for part- and full-time positions open daily, there are ample […]
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 […]