Thursday, October 21, 2010

Prairie Band Potawatomi Supports Students

The Indian Education Program at Topeka Public Schools has received a $5,000.00 donation from the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation. Karen Shanks and Jennifer Bagshaw accepted the donation on behalf of Topeka Public Schools during the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation Charitable Contribution Awards Ceremony on October 7. The Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation is a federally recognized soverign nation with nearly 5,000 members. Topeka Public Schools has over 400 Native American students enrolled this school year.