Wichita Tribal Offices will close at NOON Friday, May 25, 2018 and will remain closed on Monday, May 28, 2018 in observance of Memorial Day. Regular business hours will resume on 8 a.m. Tuesday, May 29, 2018.
Have a safe holiday!–Wichita and Affiliated Tribes
The list below includes deadlines and events for the Wichita and Affiliated Tribes Education Services program:
- Higher Education Banquet: June 14, 2018
- Oklahoma Promise Event: 3-6 p.m. June 26, 2018
- College Education Assistance Deadline: July 1, 2018
- Kitikiti’sh Scholarship Deadline: July 1, 2018
The Wichita and Affiliated Tribes Social Services Program now offers the Summer Safety Cooling Program for Elders.
We are providing a box fan to the Wichita tribal elders who qualify for the program. You will need to submit a completed application, have your CDIB and Social Security card, must be a Wichita tribal elder (age 55 or older) and must meet the income guidelines.
You can pick up an application at the Family Services building or call Penny Hammonds at 405-247-8630 if you would like an application mailed to you.
We have fans available now!
The Tribal Funded Social Services Dept. is accepting applications for Tribal Youth Camp/Clinic Assistance.
This assistance will help pay for fees for recreational, exercise or a sports camp or clinic. Youth applicants have to be an enrolled Wichita tribal member, family must meet the 125 percent Federal Poverty Level Guidelines, and be in Grades K-12th.
The complete list of guidelines and the application can be picked up at the Wichita and Affiliated Tribes Tribal Funded Social Services office (inside the Family and Social Services Building) located 1.25 miles north of Anadarko, Okla. on U.S. Highway 281.
For more information, call the Wichita and Affiliated Tribes at 405-247-2425.
The Sugar Creek Casino will be one of 13 Oklahoma casinos hosting blood drives in conjunction with the Oklahoma Blood Institute from May 16-19. Sugar Creek’s blood drive will take place 1-6 p.m. Saturday, May 19 at the Sugar Creek Event Center, 5304 N. Broadway Avenue in Hinton, Okla.
Blood donors will receive a voucher for a $10 casino play, voucher for free admission for an adult and child to Science Museum Oklahoma (regular admission only with offer expiring Sept. 30, 2018), a free “Let the Adventure Begin” t-shirt and a coupon for a free honey butter chicken biscuit from Whataburger.
For more information, call Sugar Creek Casino at 405-542-2946 or OBI at 877-340-8777.