The US Treasury Department has made additional funds available to the Meskwaki Tribe through ARPA Funding (American Rescue Plan Act of 2021). Among the purposes of the funds are (1) emergency financial assistance to families impacted by loss of income due to COVID-19 and (2) help to individuals facing economic hardship as a result of COVID- 19. At its April 13th, 2022 meeting, the Tribal Council approved additional emergency financial assistance to Meskwaki Tribal members for the months of May, June, July, August, September, and October 2022. Forms for distribution and a letter describing the details of the assistance will be mailed out on Monday, April 18. Information is also currently available in the member’s only section of the website. Click here for details.