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COVID-19 Federal Rural Resource Guide

Published Monday, April 20, 2020
USDA and its Federal partners have programs that can be used to provide immediate and long-term assistance to rural communities affected by the COVID-19 outbreak. These programs can support recovery efforts for rural residents, businesses and communities through: technical, training, and management assistance; financial assistance; and state and local more»

Choctaw Community Partner Fund Awards more than $64,150 to Cities of Atoka, Stringtown and Atoka County

Published Friday, March 6, 2020
The Choctaw Nation awarded the city of Atoka $30,850, city of Stringtown $12,500 and Atoka County $20,800 from the Choctaw Community Partner Fund to continue to help strengthen and develop the local area. This is the fifth voluntary contribution from the Choctaw Nation, for a combined total of $255,050 to the cities of Atoka and Stringtown and Atoka more»

Choctaw Community Partner Fund Awards more than $11,700 to City of Stigler and Haskell County

Published Wednesday, March 4, 2020
The Choctaw Nation awarded the city of Stigler $7,400 and Haskell County $4,300 from the Choctaw Community Partner Fund to continue to help strengthen and develop the local area. This is the fifth voluntary contribution from the Choctaw Nation, for a combined total of $56,400 to the city of Stigler and Haskell County. From the Choctaw Community Partner more»

Choctaw Community Partner Fund Awards more than $66,100 to City of Durant and Bryan County

Published Wednesday, March 4, 2020
The Choctaw Nation awarded the city of Durant $59,300 and Bryan County $6,800 from the Choctaw Community Partner Fund continuing to continue to help strengthen and develop the local area. This is the fifth voluntary contribution from the Choctaw Nation, for a combined total of $325,200 to the city of Durant and Bryan County. From the Choctaw Community more»

Choctaw Community Partner Fund Awards more than $50,000 to Cities of Heavener, Pocola and Poteau and LeFlore County

Published Monday, March 2, 2020
The Choctaw Nation awarded the cities of Heavener $14,450, Pocola $6,000 and Poteau $13,150 and LeFlore County $17,200 from the Choctaw Community Partner Fund to continue to help strengthen and develop the local area. This is the fifth voluntary contribution from the Choctaw Nation, for a combined total of $285,150 to the cities of Heavener, Pocola and more»

Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Brings Nearly $2.4 Billion Impact in 2018 to Oklahoma

Published Thursday, February 6, 2020
DURANT, Okla. — The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma announced today that the Tribe had a significant $2,374,645,710 economic impact on the State of Oklahoma for 2018. Tribal officials made the announcement during a luncheon where several state, county, and local officials were present. "The Choctaw Nation is a significant contributor to the state of more»

Groundbreaking Ceremony Celebrating New Choctaw Travel Plaza in Pocola

Published Wednesday, February 5, 2020
POCOLA, Okla. — Choctaw Nation hosted a groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday, Feb. 4 to celebrate the relocation of the Choctaw Travel Plaza and Casino Too in Pocola. "It was a tough decision to relocate this facility, but we deemed it necessary to continue to grow the LeFlore County area," states Chief Gary Batton. "We want to be able to provide the more»

Choctaw Nation presents checks to Wilburton and Latimer County

Published Monday, January 13, 2020
On Monday, Choctaw Nation Tribal Councilwoman Jennifer Woods presented checks to Latimer County (for $13,900) and the city of Wilburton (for $11,600) from the Choctaw Community Partner Fund. The Choctaw Nation shares these funds on a quarterly basis with counties, cities and towns where the Choctaw Nation operates non-gaming businesses. This payment was more»
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