Press Releases

Press Releases

Survey for Needs provided by the American Rescue Plan

Sac and Fox Nation American Rescue Plan Survey

Installation Ceremony

The Sac and Fox Nation Installation Ceremony for Tribal Secretary, Lana Butler and Grievance Committee Member Whitney Standing will take place on September 10, 2021 at 2 p.m. in the Sac and Fox Nation Community Building.

General Election

This Saturday is General Election For Secretary and Grievance Committee

Candidates:

Secretary: Jacklyn Kae King/Lana Butler

Grievance Committee: Whitney Standing/Robin Tiger

When: August 28, 2021

From: 9:00 A.M to 6:00 P.M

Where:

Shawnee– Shawnee Multi-Purpose Center (215 N. Harrison Shawnee OK, 74801)

Stroud– Sac and Fox Nation Cultural Center (920907 S. Hwy. 99 Stroud OK, 74079)

Cushing First Indian Baptist Church (1034 E. Walnut Cushing OK, 74023)

Annual Governing Council

Annual Governing Council is August 28, 2021 at 10A.M At the Community Building.

NOTICE: Sac and Fox Education Department

Edwina Butler-Wolfe / Director of Education / Sac and Fox Nation

The Sac and Fox Nation Education was informed of a Scholarship opportunity for students attending an accredited college or university or Vo-Tech school. Scholarship is sponsored by the American Indian Chamber of Commerce of Oklahoma North Central Chapter.

See guidelines for the Indigenous Collegiate Scholarship. You can submit on your own.

Thank you,

You can download and print the Notice here.

CERTIFICATION OF TRIBAL ELECTION

Sac and Fox Nation 2021 Primary Election held on June 5, 2021.

Certification can be viewed as a .pdf CLICK HERE

SFN TRIBAL TREASURER INSTALLATION

We request the honor of you presence for the installation for, Carla J. Wallace, Tribal Treasurer. June 18, 2021, 2:00 P.M. Sac and Fox Nation Community Building 355797 Thakiwaki Road, Stroud Oklahoma.

For the Flyer CLICK HERE

SPECIAL GOVERNING COUNCIL

Special Governing Council, June 5, 2021. 10 a.m. at the Sac and Fox Nation Reservation Community Building. 355787 Thakiwaki Road, Stroud, Oklahoma 74079.

The Sac and Fox Nation Receives First American Rescue Plan Allocation

The Sac and Fox Nation Business Committee announces the receipt of a deposit in the amount of $20,444,306.94 on May 20th, 2021. According to the United States Department of the Treasury, this is the first of two installments that will be allocated to the Sac and Fox Nation. The second allocation amount has yet to be disclosed to the Nation. The U.S. Treasury has issued some guidance and FAQs regarding eligible uses of American Rescue Plan allocations. This information may be found here: https://home.treasury.gov/policy-issues/coronavirus/assistance-for-state-local-and-tribal-governments/state-and-local-fiscal-recovery-fund/tribal-governments

“American Rescue Plan updates will be provided as the Business Committee receives the information. We look forward to hearing ideas from Tribal Members in the coming days and anticipate a meaningful discussion at our  upcoming Governing Council.” – Principal Chief Justin Wood

Sac and Fox Nation and State of Oklahoma Agree to Extension on Tobacco Tax Compact

(Stroud, Oklahoma)- The Sac and Fox Business Committee announced today that they have agreed to an extension with the State of Oklahoma on the Tobacco Tax Compact (“Compact”).