District News: Buffalo Lake
Last updated 8/30/2021 at 7:32pm
School Clothes Fund Distribution:
The deadline for school clothes funds will be Thursday, September 2nd, 2021. If your child hasn't received their school clothes funds yet, please contact Heather or Kayline before September 2nd, 2021 to get an application completed.
All students attending the FACE Program, Early HeadStart, HeadStart, Kindergarten and are High School Seniors must attach proof of school enrollment before receiving their funds.
A special meeting has been scheduled for September 9th, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. at the Buffalo Lake District Center. If you have any recommended revisions to the District's Constitution, please submit to Heather Williams by email, [email protected] before September 9th, 2021.
September Regular District Meeting:
September 23rd, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. at the Buffalo Lake District Center. **Please wear your mask.
Birthday checks for September birthdays ages 18 years old to 54 years old will be distributed at the district meeting. Must be present to pick up birthday check and must bring a photo ID.
District Executive Phone Numbers:
District Chairman: Kenneth "Dicky" Johnson- (605) 924-6215
District Councilman: Louie Johnson- (605) 951-4960
District Vice-Chairman: Billy Canku- (605) 880-2924
District Treasurer: Kayline LaBelle- (605) 927-9018
District Secretary: Heather Williams- (605) 268-1104
BUFFALO LAKE DISTRICT ELDERLY MEETING:
The September District Elderly meeting will be on Saturday, September 11th, 2021 at 1:00p.m. at the Buffalo Lake District Center. Lunch will be served at noon.
BUFFALO LAKE DISTRICT ELDERLY HARDSHIP REQUESTS:
The District has received funds from the Tribe so that Elderly Hardship requests can now be taken. Due to the number of District Elders we now have the amount for the District Elderly Hardship for 2021 has been set at $150.00. In order to receive your Elderly Hardship you must submit in writing a request for a hardship. Your name will then be placed on the list for an Elderly Hardship request. Regardless of where you live you must submit in writing your Elderly Hardship Request. If you live out of town you will need to mail your request to the following address. Then you will be notified as to where to pick up your Elderly Hardship request if you live in town. If you live out of town your Hardship Request will be mailed to you.
Mail To: Buffalo Lake District
C/O of Buffalo Lake District Elderly
P.O. Box 777
Agency Village, S.D. 57262
BUFFALO LAKE DISTRICT ELDERLY BIRTHDAYS:
To inform and update all District Elders about Elderly Birthdays. Elderly Birthdays are addressed once a month at the Elderly meeting, which is held the 2ND Saturday of the month at the District Center. The District Elderly Executives have a list and they do know who has a birthday for a specific month. You will not receive your Elderly Birthday check on your birthday or at the meeting. Once the Elderly Birthday checks have been processed. You will be contacted as to where you can pick up your check if you live in town. If you live out of town your check will be mailed to you.
Reminder for all Buffalo Lake District Elderly: Please make sure you update your information with the Elderly Board. A letter was mailed out to all elders on the roster. If you haven't received a letter requesting updated information, please contact Lisa RedWing at (605) 237-3521