Welcome to the Official Site of the Wichita And Affiliated Tribes
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Senior Cap & Gown/ACT Test Fees
Don't forget that the Tribe has a tribal funded assistance program for enrolled Wichita youth in the 12th grade that can assist with Senior Cap & Gown and ACT Test Fees. Please contact the Education Department with any questions at (405) 247-2425 ext. 106 or 112 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Wichita and Affiliated Tribes Receives ONAC Mini Grant Award
The Wichita and Affiliated Tribes will administer a SummerSmart: Wichita Summer Youth Program that will teach Wichita history, culture and promote good health practices. Savings accounts for interns and youth participants will be provided along with financial education classes. Please click here for the press release.
EPA Program-Dumpsite Cleanup
The Wichita and Affiliated Tribes Department of Environmental Programs is in the process of identifying open dumpsites located on Wichita Tribal lands. Identified sites may be eligible for clean up at no cost to the landowner(s). You may contact Jason, Prince or Lonnie Standing for more information. Their contact informaiton can be found here.
wichita Tribe App Now Available
Wichita Tribe announces After School Program Pilot Project
The Wichita and Affiliated Tribes began a pilot project for an After School Program. The After School Program began on March 24, 2014 from 3:30 p.m to 5:00 p.m. The purpose is to teach tribal youth aout the Wichita language, values and beliefs, educational tutorage, nutritional values, mental health, physical health and social norms such as gang prevention and bullying. For more information on the program, please contact Yvonne Goetsch, Juvenile Services Program Director at (405) 247-2425 ext. 125 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Form #1- Parental Consent Form Form #2-Intake Form
The annual NYPD Camp is scheduled for the week of June 9-13, 2014. Those interested in attending should complete the application and return to Corey Reeder, 405.247.2425 ext. 152, no later than May 9, 2014.
Space is limited up to 12 campers and fee registration is $25.00, cash or money order, due with the application. Ages for camp are 8-12. Forms can also be emailed or received at theHealthProgramsBuilding. Indicate need for a water bottle to be purchase by the SDPI Program. For further assistance, contact Corey or Terri Anquoe, SDPI Coordinator, 405.247.2425 ext. 160. 2014 NYPD Application Packet
Wichita Tax Commission Changes Vehicle Registration Rules for Renewals
Effective March 15, 2014, a new form will be required to be filled out if you wish for someone to renew your tag for you. Please click here for the notice.
Annual Meeting to be Held July 19, 2014
The Annual General Council Meeting will be held on Saturday, July 19, 2014. The time and place to be announced.
Wichita Referendum Election to Be held July 19, 2014
A referendum election will be held on Saturday, July 19, 2014. Details will be announced at a later date. The January 2014 newsletter will provide more information regarding tribal member input. Please click here for the documents from the Referendum Election held in July 2013. You may submit comments to email@example.com regarding to the proposed amendments from last year.
Wichita tribal Gift Shop Mouse Pads and Coffee Mugs for Sale
The Wichita Tribal Gift Shop has new items. Mouse Pads for $7.00 and Coffee Mugs for $10 with the updated Tribal seal. Please contact Juanita Moore at (405) 247-2425 ext. 134 for more information.
Dance Building Renovations Begin
The renovations to the Dance Building began on February 3, 2014. Renovations should be done by mid-summer. Below are pictures of the Dance Building as it is now before renovations. The building will have EIFS around the parimeter giving it an updated look. The kitchen will feature two six burner stoves, 3 compartment sink in a concession type kitchen. The building will be available for tribal use various activities.
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South Side East Side