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The Band hosts its own podcast, called “Yajmownen,” which means “stories” in Potawatomi. In each episode, you can hear stories of citizens r... read more

Silver Creek Event Center Citizens have the opportunity to win two tickets to upcoming events and shows at the Silver Creek Event Center at Four Winds New Buf... read more

We offer a range of opportunities in every field. New positions are posted as soon as they're available, so check regularly to make us your next employer. Curr... read more

Pokagon citizens have long sustained their culture and connection to their homeland; numerous place-names in northern Indiana and southwest Michigan continually ref... read more

Tribal citizens are welcome to reserve such tribal facilities as the Community Center or Elders Hall for their use. Please see the policies below for use of the the... read more

The tribe’s economic development authority, Mno Bmadsen, and its community development financial institution, Chi Ishobak, are helping improve the business an... read more

Enrolled citizens of the Pokagon Band receive a monthly per capita payment. They are eligible for this payment once they reach the age of 18 and receive their high... read more

Communications staff directs the communication efforts of the Pokagon Band. By working closely with the Tribal Council, the department develops, coordinates, direct... read more

Traditionally, clans—groups of families—were what governed the tribal community. Each person and family was a part of a clan, and each clan had its uniq... read more

The traditions of the Potawatomi honor the Four Directions of East, South, North and West during prayer, during ceremony and throughout the day. Each direction has... read more

Chi Ishobak (pronounced Chee-ish-o-bock) in Potawatomi means “big cabbage,” which is appropriate for an institution with money to lend.  As an... read more

Art

The Pokagon Band community boasts numerous talented artists. Some create traditional pieces using old ways, such as black ash baskets, stone or wood carving or pott... read more

Most important Potawatomi gatherings, pow wows, ceremonies or festivities begin with a song. Whether it’s with a rattle, a hand drum played by one singer, or... read more

Mno-Bmadsen serves as an engine for the economic development efforts of the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi. Since creation, the tribe has embraced a network of self-sus... read more

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and the Domestic Violence Program has plenty of events going on throughout the month to help educate and raise awarene... read more

Tribal ID card update Despite earlier communications about the new Pokagon tribal ID card being delivered earlier this spring, the cards will be delayed. Team memb... read more

Who We Serve Pokagon Health Services (PHS) serves as a primary care provider for Native American population in Allegan, Van Buren, Berrien and Cass counties in Mic... read more

National Native American Veterans Memorial A national memorial to honor American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian veterans is long overdue. Congress has... read more

The Social Services Department's mission is to assist families in maintaining strength in a healthy community structure by helping to solve issues e... read more

Our apprenticeship is a combination of on-the-job learning and related classroom instruction in a highly skilled and valued trade of carpentry. It is a four-year pr... read more

Pokagon Band government elections are held every year: General Election (Community Center) Elders Council Election (Elders Hall) Elders Council Election O... read more