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Pokagon Band Mission Statement

A sovereign nation, who promotes our culture and strives to empower our Pokagon families.

Pokagon Band Vision Statement

To provide a lasting future for the people of the Pokégnêk Bodéwadmik.

Our nation will:

  • Increase Pokagon Band land base and strive to protect Mother Earth.
  • Revitalize language and culture.
  • Honor and share Elder's wisdom.
  • Encourage and develop the ideas, energy, talents, and leadership abilities of Pokagon Band youth.
  • Promote the health and well-being of Pokagon Band citizens.
  • Enhance economic opportunities for Pokagon Band citizens.
  • Develop comprehensive education opportunities for Pokagon Band citizens.

In working toward these desired outcomes, we will do so following these guiding principles, our values: Wisdom, Love, Respect, Truth, Honesty, Humility, and Bravery.