Over 31,000 elders applied for Respond, Recover and Rebuild Elder Assistance. A $400 check will be mailed to elders directly, starting this week. For those elders in the reservation, a $1,200 payment will be made soon directly to utility companies. Questions: elders@cherokee.org

Education Services

918-453-5000 ext. 5341
17675 S. Muskogee Ave Tahlequah, OK 74464

Cultural Resource Center

The ᏣᎳᎩ Cultural Resource Center is a Cherokee Nation program with the goal to educate both tribal citizens and the general public on Cherokee language, history, and lifeways. It was created by the Cherokee Nation Tribal Council in 1991.

The Cherokee Cultural Resource Center provides outreach to schools and communities through cultural presentations, special events and more.

Special Projects

  • Public school superintendents’ T.O.S.S. (Techniques of Successful Superintendents)
  • T.O.S.S. (Teachers of Successful Students) Institute
  • Provides technical assistance to Trail of Tears Awards for Excellence, Cherokee Nation Tribal Youth Council, the Remember the Removal Bike Ride, Archery and Ambassador Programs including Miss Cherokee, Junior Miss Cherokee and Little Cherokee Ambassadors