Kaw Nation

People of The Southwind

Chair – Kim Jenkins

” My focus will be on preserving our Culture, more involvement with our youth and elders, moving forward with our Corporate Charter, and ultimately exercising the Tribe’s sovereignty. “

2024 Washunga Days Powwow

Join us on June 21st and 22nd for the annual Washunga Days Powwow in Council Grove!

Accepting Bids

The Kaw Nation is offering, under sealed bid method, Kaw Nation Washunga Cemetery grounds maintenance.

Notice of Election & Candidates

Election will be held on September 8th, 2024.

KNI is Hiring!

Kaw Nation Industries is looking for a qualified Business Development Consultant. Are you the right candidate?

Kanza Library After School Program

A program to assist students in completion of homework, and provide an environment for study.

Updates & Announcements

The certified candidates for the 2024 election have been announced.

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It has come to our attention that there was an inadvertent date error on the recently-mailed announcements. The correct date for the General Tribal Council Meeting is April 14th, 2024.

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Our Cultural Vision

Kaw Nation will serve its citizens by preserving and presenting the Nation’s cultural heritage to our communities and others. This rich cultural heritage — past, present, and future — will be preserved through education in tribal history, showcasing traditional and contemporary tribal arts and artifacts, promoting cultural activities and workshops, and serving as a cultural resource.


698 Grandview Drive
Kaw City, OK 74641

Office Hours

M-F: 8am – 4pm
Tag Office: 9am – 3pm
Weekends: Closed

Phone & Fax

T: 580.269.2552
F: 580.269.2301



Mobile Mammogram Event


Deadline for Cemetary Maintenance Bids


Regular Tribal Council Meeting


Kaw Nation Offices Closed for Memorial Day

Kaw Nation Members

Departments & Services

Faculty & Staff

Kaw Nation Enterprises

Get In Touch

Location: 698 Grandview Drive

Telephone: (580) 269-2552

Fax: (580) 269-2301

Office Hours: M-F: 8am – 4pm

Tag Office: M-F: 9am – 3pm


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