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What's Happening This Month

ILTF Yakama High School Internship
Are you a Yakama High School Student interested in Tribal Land issues?
$5,520 Summer Stipend
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Yakama Nation Heritage Theater Now Showing On Friday April 19, 2019

Call 24/7 for movie and time(s): (509)865-2800
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REDgalia at Yakamart
Date: April 18, 2019
Location: Yakamart, Toppenish, WA
Time: 10am to 2pm
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Spring Sale at the Yakama Nation Cultural Center Gift Shop
15% to 25% Off certain items in the store
Date: April 19 - 21, 2019
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Senior Bingo
Yakama Nation AAOA will be sponsoring Senior Bingo
Date: April 1st /15th /29th 3 at 5pm - 7pm
Date: April 3 & 17 at 1pm - 3pm
Location: Wanity Meal Site, 201 Wanity Park Drive, Toppenish WA
This event is for enrolled Yakamas 55 and over.
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Senior Movies
Yakama Nation AAOA will be sponsoring Senior movies at the Yakima Cinema
Date: April 22, 2019
12:15PM BreakThrough
12:20PM HellBoy
12:25PM La Llorona
12:35PM The Mustang
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Save The Date "REDgalia"
National Day of Missing and Murdered Native Women and Girls awareness day walk.
May 5, 2019
Toppenish, WA
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39th Cultural Center Anniversary 164th Treaty Days Commemoration
Vendor Application for June 7, 2019
Deadline will be June 1, 2019

Vendor Application>>
Informational Booth Application>>
Parade Application>>

For more information contact Athena Sargeant at athena_sargeant@yakama.com or (509)865-5121 Ext.4729

164th Treaty Day Commemoration & Cultural Center Anniversary
June 6 1pm - 3pm Frank Waln Youth Engagement
June 7 9am - Yakama Warriors Flag Raising Ceremony
June 7 10am - Yakama Nation Treaty Day Parade
June 7-9 - Treaty Day Pow Wow
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Yakama Nation Credit Enterprise Announces Upcoming 8th Annual Backpack Giveaway
Date: August 15, 2019
Location: Yakama Nation Cultural Center
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Catholic Charities Volunteer Services
Do You Enjoy Helping Others?
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Save The Date
Yakama Nation Treaty Day Parade & Cultural Center Anniversary
June 7, 2019
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Latest News

Yakama Nation Language April 2019 Calendar
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Yakama Business Training & Technology Center's April 2019 Calendar
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Resolution T-057-18 Press Release
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Yakama Nation Climate Adaptation Plan Version 1
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CDC's Latest Addition To Its Public Health Practice Stories From The Field
Describes How Pharmacists On The Yakama Nation Reservation In Washington Are Helping Improve The Health Of Patients With Diabetes.
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Yakama Nation Travel Summer Newsletter 2018
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Upcoming Events

Yakama Nation Tribal Child Care & Development Fund Eligibility Levels Income Guideline
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Public Service Announcement
The Yakama Nation Revenue Allocation Plan (RAP) Program Is Notifying All Yakama Enrolled Members Who Are Full-Time Students Or Parents Of Students Of The Next School Proof Due Dates.

Submission Dates:

Funding "Quarter Dates" Due Dates - School Proof Full-Time Student
Check Release Dates (CRD)
Quarter 1 Oct. - Dec. 2018 December 10 - 14, 2018 December 28, 2018
Late CRD Jan 11 & 25, 2019 And
February 9, 2018
Quarter 2 Jan. - Mar. 2019 March 8 - 14, 2019 March 30, 2019
Late CRD April 12 & 26, 2019 And
May 10, 2019
Quarter 3 April - June 2019 June 10 - 14, 2019 July 13, 2019;
Late CRD July 26, 2019 And
August 9 & 23, 2019
Quarter 4 July - Sept. 2019 September 9 - 14, 2019 September 28, 2019
Late CRD October 11 & 25, 2019 And
November 8, 2019

School proof for Student Pre-school through 12th grade and GED requirements are as follows:
1. Pre-school only- be 3 years of age for the three month funding quarter applying for.
2. School proof will be attendance for each month of the quarter applying for.
3. Attendance must contain the school name, the student's name, grade level and attendance activity dates for the quarter applying for.
4. Attendance be printed within the quarterly due dates listed above; school proof submission after the due dates will be on a late check release (CRD) schedule listed above.
5. School proof must have the student's Yakama Nation Tribal member enrollment number written on the school proof.
6. Changes to the full-time student application will require an updated application.

School proof for Higher Education Students are required to have the following:
1. Be full-time according to the school's full-time credit policy.
2. Submit quarter or semester credits and grades for the above funding quarter dates.
3. School proof must contain the name of the school, the student's name, dates of quarter or semester, credits and grades.
4. School proof be printed within the quarterly due listed above or when grades are available.
5. School proof must have the student's Yakama Nation Tribal member enrollment number written on the school proof.
6. Changes to the full-time student application will require an updated application.

New or returning students:
Complete The Full-Time Students checklist and application on the Yakama Nation Website At www.yakamanation-nsn.gov forms are available in the RAP Office or by email request to fts_rap@yakama.com

How to submit school proof and updates:
They Can Be Mailed Or Delivered To The RAP Office.
RAP Office
401 Fort Road, PO BOX 151
Toppenish, WA 98948
They can also be emailed to: fts_rap@yakama.com
They can also be faxed to: (509)865-2331
Notification will be sent out for all ineligible participants or incomplete information by postcard. For all other inquiries please call (509)865-5121 Ext. 4419.