INDIAN CENTER, INC. 2014

Indian Center Inc. Mission
Indian Center Inc.To provide value to the Native American community by creating and obtaining programs that empower self-sufficiency and positive quality of life standards in individuals and families.

 

 

Executive Director's Blog

INDIAN CENTER, INC SCHOLARSHIP

Indian Center, Inc. Announces Scholarship Opportunity 
Click here to download application 

Eligibility Requirements: To be eligible, applicants must be: 1) a full-time student, 2) enrolled (either Student, Parents, or Grandparents) in a federally-recognized tribe, 3) in good academic standing (2.0 or above for undergraduates & 3.0 or above for graduate students) and 4) submit two letters of reference (one academic and one personal). Priority consideration will be given to Nebraska residents attending institutions of higher education in state. Second priority will be given to Nebraska residents attending institutions of higher education out of state. Other factors that will be considered in the selection process include 1. Financial need, 2. Involvement in Native American culture, and 3. Involvement in volunteer/extra-curricular activities. more ...

Save the Date ICI Pow-Wow 2014

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A Check Every Month

The other day I was getting a haircut at a local barbershop and the barber wanted to know if all Indian people received monthly government checks.  Although it made me a little angry I kindly told the old fart that it wasn’t true.  I did tell him that some Native Americans were lucky to be members of tribes that had very successful casinos and their tribal governments allowed their membership to receive monthly per capita checks but these were few in number...

By Clyde Tyndall, Executive Director of Indian Center Inc. 

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Upcoming Events at the Indian Center 


ATTENTION NATIVE AMERICANS IN NEBRASKA: The Indian Center, Inc needs your input! We are assessing employment barriers that prevent Native Americans from obtaining gainful employment. Please take this 10 question survey and share with other Native Americans who are unemployed or underemployed (part-time), living within the state of Nebraska. Thank you for participating! Here is the link to survey monkey: 

https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/JZTQRR7


Native American Family & Cultural Night
Friday, May 2, 2014
6:30pm-8:00pm

Sponsored by the SouthEast Nebraska Native American Coalition (SENNAC) and Indian Center, Inc.
Click here to download the event flyer


**Attention Native American WIA Clients**

If you have moved, changed your telephone number, or changed employment status please notify our office(s) as soon as possible.

WIA Lincoln office (402) 438-5231---Jessica James-Grant, jjames@icindn.org

WIA Omaha Office (402) 932-3351----Cuba Dabney, cdabney@icindn.org

WIA Scottsbluff Office (308) 632-5100---Jina Red Nest, jrednest@icindn.org


 

The Indian Center, Inc. Youth Suicide Prevention Program website can be found via the following link:    http://www.iciysp.org/

 

In accordance with Federal law and US Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.) To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, Room 326-W, Whitten Building, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20250-9410 or call (202) 720-5964 (voice and TDD). USDA is an equal opportuntiy provider and employer.


Indian Center Inc.
Phone: 1-402-438-5231
Fax: 1-402-438-5236
1100 Military Road, Lincoln, NE 68508