Cherokee Nation’s Tribal Registration Office is temporarily closed to in-person assistance and will reopen on Monday, November 1st.
More information on the Tribal Registration website.

Human Services

918-453-5422
human_services@cherokee.org
17675 S. Muskogee Ave. Tahlequah, OK 74464

School Clothing Assistance Program

The Cherokee Nation is providing $150 in clothing assistance for every qualifying Cherokee student regardless of residency or income, with applications accepted beginning Tuesday, July 20.  Cherokee Nation Human Services will accept applications for the school clothing assistance program until August 20, 2021 through the tribe’s online Gadugi Portal at https://gadugiportal.cherokee.org

To qualify, students must be enrolled Cherokee Nation citizens as of July 16, 2021. Students must be 5-18 years old during the application period, or must be enrolled in kindergarten through 12th grade or an equivalent school program. Students can be in public, private, virtual or home-school programs. Post-secondary education students do not qualify for this program.

Applications for the assistance program must be complete when submitted on the Gadugi Portal. Processing of applications containing incomplete or incorrect information may be delayed, and applicants may be contacted after the deadline for additional documentation or clarification.

Clothing assistance payments may be made electronically or by paper check after the application has been verified.