The 2023 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree will be harvested from Monongahela National Forest, which is part of the Shawnee ancestral homeland. The tribe’s THPO is teaming up with National Forest staff to ensure the Capitol Tree includes representation of the Shawnee Tribe. On Friday, September 15 at our General Council dinner & stomp festivities in […]
The Shawnee Tribe is now accepting applications for eight new citizen programs, including emergency home repairs, handicap accessibility modifications, storm shelter installation, burial assistance, higher education awards and more. As with our existing social service offerings, each program has its own set of eligibility requirements and guidelines. Additionally, each of these programs is only able to offer assistance based on their level of available funding, so we recommend applying as soon as you are able.
Visit the ‘Services’ tab for full program descriptions and application guidelines!