Press Releases

Press Releases

Survey for Needs provided by the American Rescue Plan

Sac and Fox Nation American Rescue Plan Survey

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”). 

Business Committee Forming Task Force to Focus on Sovereignty Protection

The Sac and Fox Nation Business Committee announced today they are forming a task force focused on sovereignty protection.

Schools Receive Donations for Personal Protective Equipment from Sac and Fox Nation

The Sac and Fox Nation Business Committee announced a total of $19,594.00 will be donated to five local schools to purchase personal protective equipment (PPE) for students, faculty, and staff. The funding is from the Sac and Fox Nation local government operations donations budget.

Native American Agricultural Fund (NAAF)

The Sac and Fox Nation Business Committee is pleased to announce the Sac and Fox Nation was awarded a grant from the Native American Agricultural Fund (NAAF) to provide assistance to Native farmers and ranchers in the Sac and Fox Nation’s jurisdiction who are facing hardships because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sac and Fox Nation Receives Underrepresented Community Award from the National Park Service

Sac and Fox Nation receives a $49,645.00 grant to survey historic Sac and Fox sites for nomination to the National Register of Historic Places