Welcome to the Official Site of the Wichita And Affiliated Tribes
The Wichita and Affiliated Tribes offered rides and free tribal ID's to try to encourage our people to come out and vote for the nine (9) proposed amendments to the Governing Resolution. Only 135 came out to vote. The majority voting, voted in favor of the amendments, however, 177 was needed to reach the 10% requirement in the Governing Resolution. There will be more information in the upcoming newsletter.
CHILDREN'S CLOTHING ASSISTANCE FOR FY-2014
The FY-2014 Children's Clothing Applicaitons are available for those children whose parent's/legal guardians turned in receipts for the assistance recieved in FY-2013. Applications recieved by July 18, 2014 will be distributed on July 25, 2014. Applications recieved after July 18, 2014 will follow the normal accounts payable process. Notices were mailed out on June 1, 2014. Additional guidelines apply and will be included in the notices.
KITIKITI'SH SCHOLARSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT
The Wichita and Affiliated Tribes will be offering a new Kitikiti'sh Scholarship to two outstanding college students that are enrolled with the Wichita and Affiliated Tribes. The word Kitikiti'sh is the spelling for "Wichita" in the Wichita language. Criteria will be based on 1) Cumulative GPA (2) ACT Composite Score (3) Description of Future Plans (4) Description of Accomplishments, Leadership Roles, and Attributes (5) Financial Need. The Education Department will be mailing out the applications to high school graduating seniors that have applied for their graduation incentive and current college students in the Higher Education Program who have enrolled for the fall semester. The deadline to submit the application will be July 31, 2014.
GRADE INCENTIVE AWARDS
Don't forget that the Tribe has a tribal funded program Grade Incentive Program that is available to enrolled Wichita youth in the 6th-12th grades. The deadline is July 31, 2014 to apply for the incentive. Please contact the Education Department with any questions regarding the program at (405) 247-2425 ext. 106 or 112 or email to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
WICHITA ANNUAL DANCE AUGUST 14-17, 2014
The 39th Annual Wichita Tribal Dance will be held August 14-17, 2014. Please click here for a printable flyer. This year we will be serving a tradional meal on Wichita Night. We invite all tribal members and guests to come and spend the weekend with us.
SPIRIT WALK OF THE WICHITA'S
WICHITA TRIBAL GIFT SHOP SALE AND NEW ITEMS
The Wichita Tribal Gift Shop has new shirts available. The Gift Shop is also having a sale. Please click here for the sale item price list. Please visit the Gift Shop or contact Pamela Pogue at (405) 247-2425 ext. 134 or email@example.com for more information and prices on the new shirts.
WICHITA TRIBE APP NOW AVAILALBE FOR IPHONES