Hi ho   ne ho wa se   we ki ni
(Hello my good friend.)
"Procession Before War Dance", Ernest Spybuck    Credit: National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian Institution (02/5735).
Absentee Shawnee Tribe of Indians of Oklahoma
The Absentee Shawnee Tribe is primarily located in the heart of central Oklahoma with approximately 4,488 members as of January, 2021 enrollment record who are living in all parts of the world. Our tribal government complex is located in Shawnee, Oklahoma. Our logo features 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”
Latest Announcements & Upcoming Events

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Regular Executive Committee Meeting

Meeting

New Website Coming Soon

Announcement

Scholarships for AST High School Seniors

Announcement

LOCATION CHANGE - 86th Semi-Annual General Council April 17, 2021

Announcement

Johnson & Johnson Press Release

Announcement

Regular Executive Committee Meeting

REGULAR EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEETING Notice The Executive Committee of the Absentee Shawnee Tribe of Indians of Oklahoma, in accordance with the Constitution, Article XVI, Section 3, 'Executive Committee Meetings " hereby calls and declares public notice that the REGULAR meeting of the Executive Committee of the Absentee Shawnee Tribe of Indians of Oklahoma has been scheduled for Wednesday, April 21, 2021 at 10:00 A.M. at the Absentee Shawnee Tribal Complex in Shawnee, Oklahoma. Alicia Miller, Tribal Secretary Absentee Shawnee Tribe of Oklahoma Dated this 6th day of April, 2021

New Website Coming Soon

COMING SOON NEW WEBSITE USER FRIENDLY UPGRADED LOOK & FEEL www.astribe.com    

Scholarships for AST High School Seniors

    AllNations Bank AST High School Seniors College Scholarship Entry Form AllNations Bank is providing a $1,000 scholarship to an AST high school senior to further their education after high school.  The bank’s president, Steve Smith, is providing a $500 scholarship.  The information you provide below will be used to contact you regarding your entry. You will be notified if your name has been selected. The scholarship check will be issued directly to the school the student attends. Name :  Address: Phone: Email:   Required documents: Tribal Enrollment Card Copy (must be the updated card)   Submit forms via fax, email, mail, or at the Education drop box on the AST Shawnee Complex. DEADLINE: POSTMARKED OR RECEIVED BY MAY 15, 2021 AT 5:00 PM CDT.   Education Department 2025 S Gordon Cooper Drive Shawnee, OK 74801 405.275.4030 Ext 6242 405.273.7938 (fax) tresham@astribe.com    

LOCATION CHANGE - 86th Semi-Annual General Council April 17, 2021

NOTICE DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER, LOCATION HAS CHANGED Absentee Shawnee Tribe Of Indians Of Oklahoma 86th Semi-Annual General Council April 17th, 2021 10:00 am   Thunderbird Casino, Event Center  15700 OK-9, Norman, OK 73026                  Call for more information, 405.275.4030 ext. 6307 or 6275

March 2021 COVID-19 & Antibody Testing

March 2021 COVID-19 & Antibody Testing

COVID-19 & ANTIBODY TESTING

(Please enter the clinic for testing)

For Your Visit Please...
• Wear a mask
• Bring identification

For Antibody Testing...
• Be prepared to have blood drawn
• Those not being tested will not be allowed entry into the clinic
• Testing is available to anyone ages 10&up

For inquiries please call 405.695.1787

In the event of rain or adverse weather, testing will not be conducted.

Testing is open to the public.

COVID-19 Phase 3 Vaccines Available

COVID-19 VACCINES AVAILABLE—BY APPOINTMENT ONLY—BEGINNING MARCH 1st SERVING PHASE 3:

• ACTIVE patients and household members 16 years or older.

• Open to all household members of AST Tribal members, patients, and employees.

• The vaccine will be administered in a series of 2 shots 3-4 weeks apart.

• You will be monitored 15-30 minutes after receiving the vaccine.

Title VI Grass Mowing Application

 
 
 
Dear Absentee Shawnee Tribal Members
For many years The Title VI Department has provided gas to mow your lawns. We are updating the
guidelines. The Title VI Grant provides gas as supportive services and for us to provide supportive
service you must be a participant in the Title VI Program.
Guidelines:
1. Absentee Shawnee Member
2. Must be 55 years and older

FREE Tax Preparation Services Available

Tax Preparation Services are open to the community.

 

Those meeting the Low-to-Moderate income of $57,000 are eligible for free income tax filing, form 1040 and 1040SR.

 

Required Tax Documentation:

Photo Identification, Social Security Card, Medical/Dental Expenses, 1099 Form, W-2 Form, 1099-R Form, last year's taxes and receipts for any charitable donations.

 

Tax Preparation Times:

Tuesdays 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Thursdays 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Saturdays 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Special Executive Committee Meeting

SPECIAL EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEETING NOTICE
 
The Executive Committee of the Absentee Shawnee Tribe of Indians of Oklahoma, in accordance with the Constitution, Article XVI, Section 3, "Executive Committee Meetings" hereby calls and declares public notice that a SPECIAL meeting of the Executive Committee of the Absentee Shawnee Tribe of Indians of Oklahoma has been scheduled for March 10th, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. in the Governor's Conference Room in Building #2 at the Absentee Shawnee Tribal Complex in  Shawnee, Oklahoma.
 
Ezra M. DeLodge

Regular Executive Committee Meeting Notice

REGULAR EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEETING NOTICE

The Executive Committee of the Absentee Shawnee Tribe of Indians of Oklahoma, in accordance with the Constitution, Article XVI, Section 3, "Executive Committee Meetings" hereby calls and declares public notice that the
REGULAR meeting of the Executive Committee of the Absentee Shawnee Tribe of Indians of Oklahoma has been scheduled for Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at 10:00 A.M. at the Absentee Shawnee Tribal Complex in Shawnee,
Oklahoma.

Ezra M. DeLodge,  Tribal Secretary

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