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US Navy Recognizes Cherokee Patriotism

US Navy Recognizes Cherokee Patriotism

July 2, 2019 | Cherokee Nation Notes From The Chief

Cherokee Nation was recently bestowed a great honor by the U.S. Navy, which has decided to name its latest rescue ship after our tribal nation. The forthcoming USNS Cherokee Nation will be launched in the summer of 2021 and will be a testament to the ...

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Art Therapy Strengthens Identity For Our Tribal Foster Children

Art Therapy Strengthens Identity For Our Tribal Foster Children

June 11, 2019 | Cherokee Nation Notes From The Chief

Osiyo -  Art therapy is more than simply filling in a coloring book. Cherokee Nation’s Indian Child Welfare department is expanding its art therapy endeavor for tribal foster children over the next year thanks to a $10,000 grant from the National End...

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Cherokee Marshals Set Standard for Tribal Law Enforcement

Cherokee Marshals Set Standard for Tribal Law Enforcement

June 5, 2019 | Cherokee Nation Notes From The Chief

As torrential spring storms have created historic flooding recently in our communities, our Cherokee Nation emergency responders have been out in full force, including the Cherokee Nation Marshal Service. The Cherokee Nation Marshals have been on the front line...

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Helping Indian-owned Businesses Thrive in Oklahoma

Helping Indian-owned Businesses Thrive in Oklahoma

May 24, 2019 | Cherokee Nation Notes From The Chief

Building the next generation of business entrepreneurs ensures new ideas make it to market, new jobs are created and local economies are boosted. Cherokee Nation plays a huge part in those endeavors, right here at home. Our sovereign government helps ...

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Remembering and Appreciating our Military Veterans

Remembering and Appreciating our Military Veterans

May 24, 2019 | Cherokee Nation Notes From The Chief

During the month of May, designated as National Military Appreciation Month, we always take time to recognize the many Native military veterans who have sacrificed for all of us by defending our freedoms and our values. Additionally, on Memorial Day, we pay our...

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Federal Bill Raises Awareness about MMIW

Federal Bill Raises Awareness about MMIW

May 15, 2019 | Cherokee Nation Notes From The Chief

At Cherokee Nation, the largest tribal government in America, we recognize and respect women as life givers, culture bearers and the caretakers of our people. Their health, wellness, and safety must be protected at all levels of government – tribal, state...

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Sister Community Program Connects Cherokees across the Country

Sister Community Program Connects Cherokees across the Country

April 9, 2019 | Cherokee Nation Notes From The Chief

Relationships make the world go round. And that’s exactly why the Cherokee Nation’s Community and Cultural Outreach Department helped foster connections between at-large Cherokee communities and local nonprofit groups within the tribe’s bounda...

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Cherokee Graduates Can Share Tribal Pride Through New Stole Program

Cherokee Graduates Can Share Tribal Pride Through New Stole Program

March 26, 2019 | Cherokee Nation Notes From The Chief

Osiyo -  A new program will allow Cherokee Nation citizens graduating from college the opportunity to show their tribal pride. The Cherokee Nation Stole Program, administered by Cherokee Nation’s College Resource Center, offers graduates a special ho...

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180th Anniversary It Is A Time To Reflect And Look Forward

180th Anniversary It Is A Time To Reflect And Look Forward

March 19, 2019 | Cherokee Nation Notes From The Chief

Osiyo - On March 24 we commemorate the 180th anniversary of the end of the infamous Trail of Tears with a National Day of Remembrance. On this day in 1839, the last detachment of our ancestors’ forced removal from their homelands in the southeast reg...

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