The next quarterly meeting of the Inter-Tribal Council will be sponsored by:
Chief Gregory E. Pyle
and The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma
cordially invite you to the quarterly meeting of the
of the Five Civilized Tribes
April 7-8, 2005
Headquarters will be at Choctaw Inn
3 miles South on Highway 69/75
Please contact Choctaw Inn at 580-931-8340 to make your room reservations. You will receive complete information on meetings and other activities in the near future.
Formed as a result of various meetings held in 1949 between various leaders and representatives of the Five Civilized Tribes, the Constitution of the Inter-Tribal Council clearly stated the objectives as follows:
··· to secure to ourselves and our descendants the rights and benefits to which we are entitled under the laws of the United States of America, and the State of Oklahoma; to enlighten the public toward a better understanding of the Indian race; to preserve Indian cultural values; to enhance and promote general educational opportunity among members of the Five Civilized Tribes; to seek equitable adjustments of tribal affairs; to secure and to preserve rights under Indian Treaties with the United States; and other-wise to promote the common welfare of the American Indians ····
Chief A.D. Ellis is now the President of Inter-Tribal, and Malissa Napier is the Secretary. If you have any resolutions or guests that wish to appear before the Executive Committee, please call Malissa at Creek Nation (918) 756-8700, x-204.