The Absentee Shawnee Tribe is primarily located in the heart of central Oklahoma with approximately 4,041 as of 07-28-14 enrollment record living in all parts of the world. Our tribal government complex is located in Shawnee Oklahoma. Our banner and logo feature Tecumseh, a Shawnee warrior and visionary leader, who worked to unite tribes in a common homeland where Indians could live under their own laws and leaders. He died in October 1813, in battle near the area of present day Thamesville, in Toronto, Canada. The LI-SI-WI-NWI in our logo means "Among the Shawnee".
Our tribal government complex is located in Shawnee Oklahoma. Casino is also located in Shawnee
Thursday, November 6, 2014 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Little Axe Health Center Thursday, November 20, 2014 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Shawnee Clinic 2015
Any Absentee Shawnee tribal members who had damage from the May 2013 tornado can still apply to get assistance through the Red Cross Oklahoma Disaster Recovery Project. Please read the Red Cross announcement and call the number to get more information and ask questions.
The Flannigan Pipeline has reached Oklahoma and they are looking for Native Americans interested in working the pipeline.Please call Louise Cheshewalla, Workforce Development at 918-287-5303 and have your name put on the pipeline list. We are looking for Native Americans who are laborers, oilers, welders, welder’s helpers, heavy equipment operators, CDL class A and B drivers and pilot escort drivers.
The Absentee Shawnee Tribe Development Corporation is establishing a board to help further develop the AST CDFI program into a certified Native Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI).