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09.21.2012

The Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation Tribal Council has voted to continue the grant of more than $190,000 in "gap funds" to maintain certain essential services that aid the underserved residents of the Madison-Esparto-Capay Valley region.

In these difficult economic times, the tribe has stepped forward to backfill funds that have been cut due to federal and local government budget shortfalls, according to Tico Zendejas, executive director of RISE.

06.13.2012

Tribe’s Facilities Office Building Uses Latest Technologies

06.11.2012

Anthony Roberts, Tribal Treasurer of the Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation has been appointed as a Director of the 40th District Agricultural Association, Yolo County Fair Board by Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr.

05.17.2012

At a special tasting for restaurateurs, vendors and media in Sacramento, we introduced our new line of premium Capay Valley grown food products under the Séka Hills brand. Séka Hills means blue hills in our Patwin language.

05.16.2012

Yocha Dehe Firefighter Steve Herzog was awarded the 2012 Firefighter of the Year award.

05.03.2012

The Fund has provided grants totaling more than $19 million to 296 organizations since 2000.

03.06.2012

UCP of Sacramento and Northern California received a $25,000 grant from the Yocha Dehe Community Fund to empower people with developmental disabilities in three programs serving Yolo County. Funding will support UCP’s respite program, transportation program and Woodland adult day program.

01.20.2012

The citizens of the Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation have sworn into office their newly elected Chairman, Tribal Officers and Council Members to lead their sovereign nation for the next three years.

 

01.11.2012

Starting as an idea and a survey to tribes in 2009, the California Tribal College initiative now has the backing of 25 of the 109 federally recognized California tribes, who hope to enroll their first students as early as February 2012.

The college doesn’t have a permanent home yet, and its permanent name is yet to be determined. But it does have momentum.

12.27.2011

National search for new leader of internationally accredited department leads to local candidate.

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