11/25/2015  –  Cherokee Nation kicks off Angel Project to provide children gifts

The Cherokee Nation kicked off its 2015 angel project Tuesday to help more than 2,000 Cherokee children get clothes and gifts this holiday season.

11/23/2015  –  Tribal Youth Council for 2015-16 sworn into office

The new 2015-16 Cherokee Nation Tribal Youth Council members were sworn into office Saturday to begin serving a one-year term volunteering and helping potentially shape future tribal policy.

11/20/2015  –  Cherokee Nation honors top Indian-owned businesses of 2015

The Cherokee Nation honored 10 standout certified Indian-owned businesses for 2015 during a dinner Thursday at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa.

11/19/2015  –  Cherokee Nation declares November “Adoption Awareness Month”

Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Bill John Baker signed a proclamation Monday, surrounded by the Tribal Council, Deputy Chief S. Joe Crittenden and members of Indian Child Welfare, declaring November as “Adoption Awareness Month.”

11/18/2015  –  Cherokee Nation honors veterans in November

The Cherokee Nation honored two military veterans with the Medal of Patriotism at Monday’s Tribal Council meeting.

11/18/2015  –  Cherokee Nation dedicates new Cherokee Warrior Memorial for veterans

The Cherokee Nation honored more than 200 military veterans by hosting a breakfast and unveiling a new Cherokee Warrior Memorial Tuesday for Veterans Day.

11/17/2015  –  Cherokee Nation Tribal Council approves $5 million budget increase

The Cherokee Nation Tribal Council approved a $5.3 million increase to its 2016 comprehensive budget to $772.3 million Monday night. The increased funding up from $767 million comes from carryover funds, grants and other sources.

11/06/2015  –  Tribal leaders gather for White House Tribal Nations Conference

Cherokee Nation Secretary of State Chuck Hoskin Jr. was among the representatives from 567 federally recognized tribes invited by the White House for the seventh annual White House Tribal Nations Conference in Washington, D.C., Thursday.

11/04/2015  –  Cherokee Nation calendar of events for November

The month of November includes a number of Cherokee Nation-hosted events, including a Lunch & Learn lecture series celebrating Native American Heritage Month and Diabetes Awareness Month walks. See all calendar items below.

11/03/2015  –  Cherokee Nation conducts study to eliminate hepatitis C among Natives

The Cherokee Nation is doing its part to eliminate hepatitis C among Natives in Indian Country.

11/03/2015  –  Cherokee Nation celebrates new Nowata community building

More than 150 people gathered in Nowata recently for the groundbreaking of the new No-we-ta Cherokee Community Foundation community building.

11/02/2015  –  Cherokee Nation citizens make Native 40 under 40 list

Five Cherokee Nation citizens made the “Native American 40 Under 40” list by the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development.

11/02/2015  –  Cherokee Nation citizens named to 30 Under 30 list

Two Cherokee Nation citizens made the list of 30 young professionals under the age of 30 statewide honored for doing great work by iON Oklahoma Magazine.