What is the Cherokee Nation Foundation?

The Cherokee Nation Foundation is a nonprofit organization serving the Cherokee Nation, a federally recognized tribe of more than 400,000 citizens. Its mission is to provide educational opportunities to Cherokee students so they can reach their full potential. The Cherokee Nation Foundation is a tax-exempt charitable organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.

Board of Directors

  • Tonya Rozell (President)
  • Amber Burris
  • Gary Dan Davis
  • Patsi Nix Smith
  • Stuart Grayson
  • Susannah Plumb Scott