Author Archives: Shianne

11/27/2020- AHQEESH- Pequot Language Bingo

Additional Information: Danny Menihan will be posting the Zoom link on the “Pequot Day” page. They will be using the Cashapp for the winnings. Candy will be sending everyone a copy of the Bingo card via FB messenger. You can either use one card by using beans or coins etc or make 20 copies of the card.

11/23/2020- Press Event at Capitol Building

To Tribal Members:

Senator Cathy Osten has invited the tribe to attend a press event at the CT Capitol Building on Monday November 23,2020 at 11:00 to support an Education Bill to include Native American history in the curriculum.

If you would like to attend, please let us know by 12 noon on Friday since attendance from each CT tribe is limited to 20 because of COVID restrictions.

11/21/2020 Harvest Turkey Giveaway- UPDATE!

Due to limitations for bulk ordering of turkeys at a reasonable cost, tribal members who previously signed up for the giveaway will now be receiving a $10 gift card with their bag of food to purchase a turkey.

In addition, Norwich and New London will be distributing turkeys on Friday, November 20th.

10am at Rose City Senior Center
11:30am at St. Mary Star of the Sea

United Way ALICE Relief Fund

United Way is providing financial support through the ALICE Relief Fund. $200 cash cards are being given out to individuals/families who fall into ALICE category (Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed – above the poverty line but still struggling to afford basic needs) that have been impacted by Covid. Depending on where you live, you will call the agency representing your town. This is a great opportunity for people who just need a boost with paying for a bill, food, clothing etc.