GREAT PLAINS TRIBAL CHAIRMEN'S ASSOCIATION, INC.
Charter of Incorporation of the Great Plains Tribal Chairmen's Association, Inc.
A feerally Chartered Corporation uner 25 U.S.C. sec. 477
(GPTCA) is made up of the 16 Tribal Chairmen, Presidents, and Chairpersons in the states of North Dakota, South Dakota, and Nebraska.
To provide a forum for sharing on information on matters of interest to its member Tribes, develop consensus on matters of mutual importance, assist member Tribes in their governmental and programmatic development consistent with their goals for self-determination and self-sufficiency and provide for effective public relations and education program with non-indian communities.
All the 16 Tribes in the Great Plains are Treaty Tribes. Read about the treaties for MHA, Turtle Mountain, Treaty of 1868 for all the Sioux Tribes, Treaty for the Omaha, the Winnebago, the Ponca, and more.
You can now view the GPTCA Resolutions. All Resolutions are organized from 2007 to Present.
(Resolutions Page under construction)
PREAMBLE - We, the Tribes of the Great Plains; North Dakota, South Dakota & Nebraska, Sovereign Indian Nations, in order to preserve and maintain our homelands, defend our Tribes’ inherent rights under our Treaties and Executive Orders with the United States, to speak in one unified voice, to offer support to our people, to afford ourselves a forum in which to consult each other, to enlighten each other about issues affecting our people, to share our diverse cultures, to otherwise uniformly promote the common welfare of all Indian people of the Tribes of the Great Plains, and to protect the sovereignty of each Tribe, we do hereby establish this Association.
The Great Plains Tribal Chairmen's Association, Inc. (GPTCA) is made up of 16 Tribal Chairmen, Presidents, and Chairpersons in the states of North Dakota, South Dakota, and Nebraska.
US Post Office Box 988
Rapid City, SD 57701
Fax: (605) 388-5375