United Houma Nation

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  • May 19, 2015

    As many of you know the United Houma Nation's lack of federal recognition has been a significant barrier in advocating and taking action to protect the rights of our people to live as indigenous people.  As the issues affecting our communities continue to grow in crisis proportions, our legal status, or more like our lack of legal status, keeps tribal leaders and advocates on the side lines.  The federal protections put in place to ensure tribal sovereignty are legally often only granted to federally recognized tribes. ..

  • May 19, 2015

    A FREE Seminar from Saktce-Homa Opportunity Fund, Dream Catchers, and IBERIABANK who are partnering to host several workshops for Business Owners, Entrepreneurs, and those  looking to improve their business expertise.  ..

  • May 19, 2015

    The UHN would like to say THANK YOU to the 40 individuals who donated $3,000 in the May 5th Give NOLA online fundraising campaign.  The funding raised is also being leveraged to earn additional "lagniappe" funds raised by the Greater New Orleans Foundation and the Bayou Community Foundation.   ..

  • May 19, 2015

    The UHN would like to honor and recognize the young tribal men and ladies who are currently participating in graduation ceremonies throughout the country.  Recognizing that many of our youth are the first in their families to graduate from high school and even more are the first in their families to ever graduate from college. ..