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Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Donates more than $9,000 to Town of Spiro

Published Tuesday, September 15, 2020
The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma and its division of Strategic Development awarded the town of Spiro $9,461 that will be used to match a USDA Rural Development grant to make the town more handicap friendly. The funds received will be used to create two handicap bathrooms; one will be at the city clerk's office and one will be in the municipal building. more»

Choctaw Nation Honored at 2020 Southern Economic Development Council Annual Conference

Published Tuesday, September 15, 2020
For the second consecutive year, Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma received the top honor for a communications piece during the virtual 2020 Southern Economic Development Council (SEDC) Annual Conference, August 17-18. Choctaw Nation won Best of Show Award for General-Purpose Brochure category 2018/19 Community Profile. "These annual Communication Awards more»

Choctaw Development Fund Awards $15,000 in Forgivable Loans to Three Local Small Businesses

Published Monday, September 14, 2020
On Aug. 26, three local small businesses; Carmack's Garage, Lil' Ice Cream Truck and Pirate Nutrition Club were each awarded a $5,000 Small Business Forgivable loan from Choctaw Nation Small Business Development and the Choctaw Development Fund. The Choctaw Development Fund supports economic viability and sustainability by partnering with Choctaw small more»

Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Donates more than $89,000 to Town of Ratton

Published Monday, August 17, 2020
The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma and its division of Strategic Development awarded the town of Rattan $89,531 that will be used to match a USDA grant to enhance the community and make it a safer, more desirable place to live. The Choctaw Development Fund is dedicated to stimulating the community and economy to create jobs and promote economic growth within more»

Important Information regarding COVID-19

Published Monday, June 29, 2020
Choctaw Nation Economic Development seeks to provide the best and most up-to-date information to assist our community partners and area businesses as we endure the COVID-19 virus and move through economic recovery. The following summaries and links will be periodically updated. Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Providing current and meaningful information to our more»

USDA Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) Webinar

Published Friday, May 22, 2020
The USDA Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) application period will begin on May 26. The Oklahoma Cattlemen's Association webinar will provide details about the CFAP program, payments and how to apply. It will take place on Wednesday, May 27 at Noon. USDA Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) Webinar Noon, May 27, 2020 Registration more»

Five Tips for Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses Amid COVID-19

Published Tuesday, April 28, 2020
DURANT, Okla. – Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma's Division of Strategic Development want to help our community partners and area businesses as we endure the COVID-19 pandemic. Michael Southard, Economic Development Director assembled the top five tips for what entrepreneurs and small business owners can do to survive during the crisis: Utilize online more»

REI Women's Business Center Financial Assistance and Training Updates

Published Monday, April 20, 2020
The REI Women's Business Center is getting rapid updates and staying on top of the information released in regards to small business assistance programs available from the US Small Business Administration. The SBA is providing small business owners and non-profits impacted by COVID-19 the opportunity to obtain up to a $10,000 advance on their Economic more»
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