Tuesday, September 30, 2008

Non Indian Freedmen can access this

if they are Tribal Citizens:

The program also offers free help to in making contacts to sell goods and in bookkeeping, she said.

Participants must be a citizen of a federally recognized American Indian tribe, live within the 14-county jurisdictional area of the Cherokee Nation, be at least 13 years old and meet low-income guidelines (but we're going to bailout folks in Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac that didn't have to prove any income!) as defined by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

http://www.tulsaworld.com/news/article.aspx?articleID=20080930_11_A11_Asbank132707

But Cherokee Citizens outside the 14 county area can't access these funds!

More funding going to non Indians than Indians!