Archive | June 2014

Free Photo ID’s-July 1 to July 18, 2014

The Wichita and Affiliated Tribes will offer FREE tribal ID’s to enrolled tribal members 18 and over from July 1 to July 18, 2014.  Valid federal, state or Tribal identification is required to vote in the Referendum Election to be held on July 19, 2014.  You must be present for the ID to be made.  You may contact the enrollment office at (405) 247-2425 ext. 134.  We encourage you to call ahead of time to make sure some is available to assist you when you arrive.

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Youth Handgame-June 29, 2014

The Wichita Cultural Education Program (WCEP) is sponsoring a youth handgame scheduled for Sunday, June 29, 2014. Activities will begin with a potluck dinner at 2:00 pm at the Wichita Tribal Complex dancegrounds. The Wichita Tribal Complex is located one mile north of Anadarko on Hwy. 281 and then a half mile west on Wichita Lane. All Wichita enrolled and descendant youth and their families are invited. A special invitation is extended to the Wichita Little Sisters, the Wichita Young Men’s Society, the Wichita Service Club and the followers of the Pawnee-Wichita visitation.

Wichita Tribal Princess for 2014-2015

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Wichita Tribal Director Tara Tartsah is accepting applications for young women seeking the title of 2014-2015 Wichita Tribal Princess. 

Applicants must be between the ages of 15 and 21 years old.  Must be an enrolled member or descendent of the Wichita and Affiliated Tribes of Oklahoma.

Deadline will be July 1, 2014 you must submit a short essay why you would want to be the Wichita Tribal Princess and what is your expectation of being the Tribal Princess. If there is more than one qualifying applicant then there will be an election held on Thursday, August 14, 2014 and will be announced Saturday, August 16, 2014 during the Wichita Tribal Annual Dance.

You can submit your letter to the Wichita Tribal Office PO Box 729, Attn: Tara Tartsah or email to tartsah44@hotmail.com, if you have any questions I can be reached at 405-933-4130.

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Vacancy Announcement-Accounting Liaison

The Wichita and Affiliated Tribes has an opening for an Accounting Liaison. Duties: Assures all deliverables are sent and received by the Tribe, Outsourced Accounting Company, and Outsourced Payroll Company. Receives and reviews all Payment Requests, Travel, Expense Claims, Payroll, and insures all required supporting documentation is attached. Directly responsible for submitting all Accounts Payable and Payroll to outsourced companies, and depositing all Accounts Receivable. Qualifications: Must possess a general knowledge of accounting, payroll functions, banking transactions, and deposits; have a High School Diploma or GED; have at least two years college in Business or Accounting related field, or equivalent combination of work experience, training, and/or education; possess a valid Oklahoma Driver’s License; must pass a drug screening test and a criminal background investigation. Applications available at the Wichita and Affiliated Tribes or at www.wichitatribe.com. For additional information please contact Human Resources Manager at (405) 247-2425.  Closing date is June 20, 2014 before 5 p.m.

Wichita Newsletter-May 2014

The May edition of the Wichita Newsletter was just emailed out. The hard copy will be mailed by the end of the week.  You may also go to http://www.wichitatribe.com and access the newsletter on the website. 

Wichita Tribal Princess for 2014-2015

Wichita Tribal Director Tara Tartsah is accepting applications for young women seeking the title of 2014-2015 Wichita Tribal Princess. 

Applicants must be between the ages of 15 and 21 years old.  Must be an enrolled member or descendent of the Wichita and Affiliated Tribes of Oklahoma.

Deadline will be July 1, 2014 you must submit a short essay why you would want to be the Wichita Tribal Princess and what is your expectation of being the Tribal Princess. If there is more than one qualifying applicant then there will be an election held on Thursday, August 14, 2014 and will be announced Saturday, August 16, 2014 during the Wichita Tribal Annual Dance.

You can submit your letter to the Wichita Tribal Office PO Box 729, Attn: Tara Tartsah or email to tartsah44@hotmail.com, if you have any questions I can be reached at 405-933-4130.

Oil and Gas Sale

Notice

*ORAL AUCTION ONLY*

Sale of Oil and Gas Mining Leases

Kiowa, Comanche, Apache, Fort Sill Apache, Caddo, Delaware, and Wichita

Tribal & Alloted Indian Lands

Department of Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Anadarko Agency, Oral Auction to be held on June 11, 2014

ORAL AUCTION bidding will begin at 9:00 a.m., Central Standard Time, June 11, 2014 in the Mildred Cleghorn Conference Room, located at the Anadarko Agency, Anadarko, Oklahoma.  Bidding will be conducted for the leasing of Alloted and/or Tribal lands within the Anadarko Agency jurisdictional area, which includes Caddo, Canadian, Comanche, Cotton, Grady, Kiowa, Stephens, Tillman and Washita Counties, Oklahoma, for Oil and Gas Mining purposes.