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  • Grade Incentive Award Deadline
    July 31, 2014

    Parents of children in grades 6th-12th may apply for the grade incentive award until July 31, 2014.  Please click here for more information.

  • Kitikiti'sh Scholarship Deadline
    July 31, 2014

    The deadline for the Kitikiti'sh Scholarship is July 31, 2104.  Please contact the Higher Education Program for more information. 

  • Elder Lawn Mowing Program
    All Summer

    Applications for the Elder Lawn Mowing Program are currently available.  Please click here for more information. 

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Wichita Tribes Blog

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  • WTIDC-Accounting Technician
    July 28, 2014 6:01 PM

    Accounting Technician Requirements: Ability to work using Microsoft Office suite. Good accounting, mathematics, and interpersonal skills. Ability to organize, schedule and execute tasks effectively. Education: Associate’s degree in accounting related field from an accredited institution. Submit resumes to: Wichita Tribe Industrial Development Commission, P.O. BOX 682, Anadarko, OK 73005 or fax to 405-247-5160.

  • REFERENDUM ELECTION NOTICE AND DOCUMENTS INCLUDING SAMPLE BALLOTS & ELECTION PROCEDURES
    July 18, 2014 8:05 PM

    On Saturday July 19, 2014, a Referendum Election will be conducted at the Wichita Tribal Complex, 1 ¼ miles North of Anadarko, Oklahoma on Highway 281. The polling place will be located in the Museum area of the Wichita Tribal Cultural and Administration Building. Voting hours will be from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The […]

  • REFERENDUM ELECTION NOTICE AND DOCUMENTS INCLUDING SAMPLE BALLOTS & ELECTION PROCEDURES
    July 16, 2014 3:35 PM

    On Saturday July 19, 2014, a Referendum Election will be conducted at the Wichita Tribal Complex, 1 ¼ miles North of Anadarko, Oklahoma on Highway 281. The polling place will be located in the Museum area of the Wichita Tribal Cultural and Administration Building. Voting hours will be from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The […]

  • Wichita Tribe to Offer Transportation for Referendum Election
    July 16, 2014 2:51 PM

    The Wichita and Affiliated Tribes will be offering transportation to and from the Wichita Tribal Complex to allow enrolled tribal members 18 and over, who do not have transportation in the Gracemont/Anadarko area, the ability to vote in the Referendum Election. Children and non-enrolled individuals will not be allowed to accompany you in order to […]

  • Sugar Creek Casino-Job Posting
    July 14, 2014 8:07 PM

  • Oral Histories Panel-07/12/2014
    July 9, 2014 11:43 PM

    The Wichita Cultural Education Program has scheduled an Oral Histories Panel discussion to be held at 1:00pm, July 12, 2014. The panel will convene at the Administration On Aging Building, Wichita Tribal Complex which is located one mile north of Anadarko on HWY. 281 and one half mile west on Wichita Lane. The Panel will […]

  • REFERENDUM ELECTION NOTICE AND DOCUMENTS
    July 3, 2014 8:58 AM

    REFERENDUM ELECTION NOTICE AND DOCUMENTS INCLUDING SAMPLE BALLOTS & ELECTION PROCEDURES On Saturday July 19, 2014, a Referendum Election will be conducted at the Wichita Tribal Complex, 1 ¼ miles North of Anadarko, Oklahoma on Highway 281. The polling place will be located in the Museum area of the Wichita Tribal Cultural and Administration Building. […]

  • Wichita Tribal Newsletter-Will be Available July 7, 2014
    July 3, 2014 8:55 AM

    Due to various activities coming up that need to be in the newsletter such as the Annual Meeting, Referendum Election, Annual Dance Flyer and with this being a holiday week, the newsletter will not be out via email until Monday, July 7, 2014 and will be mailed out next week. Thank you for your understanding.

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REFERENDUM ELECTION 

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. 

                                    Referendum Election Results 2014

 

 

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 yolanda.walker@wichitatribe.com or louisa.riffel@wichitatribe.com. 

 

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.

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SPIRIT WALK OF THE WICHITA'S

The Wichita and Affiliated Tribes will again host a Spirit Walk and 5K run on Saturday, August 16, 2014.  Please click here for a printable flyer and here for the registration forms. 

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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 pamela.pogue@wichitatribe.com for more information and prices on the new shirts.   

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WICHITA TRIBE APP NOW AVAILALBE FOR IPHONES

The Google App has been up and running.  The Iphone App was up and running on May 20, 2014.  You can find it in your Google Play Store or App Store under "Wichita and Affiliated Tribes".  Please make sure when you download it that you create a sign in so that we can track how many people have downloaded the app.  On the app you will find links to our Facebook and Twitter page, blogs where we will list upcoming events, vacancies and other announcements, info pages that link to the website for Tribal Programs, Wichita Language, Wichita Executive Committee, Boards and then a Directory for our current programs.  We will be updating more of our Gift Shop items on the app and will be adding more pictures of items available.  We hope you enjoy the app on your phone and find it useful.   Please make sure you also look for us on Twitter.  Thanks to tribal member, Amber Luke, for assisting with the purchase of the app.