Published On: Thu, May 13th, 2010
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Absentee Shawnee Tribe suffers “catastrophic damage”

Source: Absentee Shawnee Tribe

Following is an interview with Gov. George Blanchard Sr., Absentee Shawnee Tribe, featuring Neyom Friday as host.  Gov. Blanchard speaks about the recent tornados that caused catastrophic damage to the Absentee Shawnee communities seen throughout the mainstream news.

He issued a State Of Emergency for the Tribe.   

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/native_hoop/2010/05/12/interview-with-gov-george-blanchard-sr-absentee-sh

 To contact the Tribe, please see below:

Absentee Shawnee Tribe Headquarters
2025 South Gordon Cooper
Shawnee Oklahoma 74801
Phone: 405.275.4030 

According to Renee Hood, Office of Environmental Protection for the Absentee Shawnee Tribe, their immediate needs will be fuel money, generators, chainsaws, debris removal. The Tribe is working to set up an emergency relief fund at a bank Tecumseh, Okla. currently donation address for the tribe :

ASTI
P.O. Box 247
Tecumseh, Oklahoma 74873

Donations to assist with the recent tornados that have impacted Tribal members can make there donations to…

ASTI Disaster Relief Fund

C/O Banc First

1213 Gordon Cooper Drive

Tecumseh, OK 74873-1460

405-598-3716

Send your donations of staples, supplies, big items, clothes, etc. to the physical address for the tribe:

ASTI
40206 Benson Park
Shawnee, Oklahoma 74801

Any and all donations are gladly accepted.

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