The Mashpee Wampanoag Health and Human Services Department will be sponsoring an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Monday, August 27 from 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM at the Tribe's Community and Government Center. Community Members may contact the Red Cross at 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org and enter: WAMPANOAG to schedule an appointment.
I want to provide this very important update to our Tribal Community.
On Tuesday, July 24, 2018, I will be in Washington, D.C., testifying before the U.S. House Committee on Natural Resources at a Legislative Hearing in support of the bipartisan legislation to protect our reservation lands here in Mashpee and Taunton!
The 97th Annual Mashpee Wampanoag Powwow will be returning home to tribal lands on Great Neck Road South next weekend after several years at Cape Cod Fairgrounds.
The tribe’s homeland brings a special meaning to the event, and the Mashpee Wampanoag Powwow Committee appropriately titled this year’s theme “A Traditional Homecoming.”
The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe’s Housing Department is accepting bids for 2 (two) residential rehabilitation projects.
Location #1 - East Falmouth, MA - Pre Bid Conference is scheduled for Friday, June 22, 2018 @ 1 p.m. Bids are due July 9, 2018 by 10 a.m.
Location #2 - Mashpee, MA - Pre Bid Conference is scheduled for Wednesday, June 27, 2018 @ 1 p.m. Bids are due July 11, 2018 by 10 a.m.
Contracted services are needed for a “Activities Coordinator” for the Native Youth in Science – Preserving our Homelands (POH) held by the Natural Resources Department of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe. POH is a summer youth environmental science camp that combines Traditional Ecological Knowledge (TEK) and Western conventional science concepts to teach Mashpee Wampanoag tribal middle school youth about their local environment. The Activities Coordinator will be responsible for working with the POH staff to reinforce and support the lessons taught at the camp by tribal culture keepers, visiting environmental scientists, and other guest instructors during the camp. POH is a day camp that will be held for three days per week (Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday) for four weeks starting July 10th and concluding August 2nd.