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Female Cherokee business professional
Corporate Citizenship
With more than 11,000 employees, Cherokee Nation and its businesses are making an economic impact of more than $2.03 billion annually.

They are making a significant contribution - to the health and happiness of Cherokee citizens, the preservation of Cherokee culture, and the greater good of the local economy through programs and accomplishments, such as:

• Creating more than 6,500 new jobs in the last 10 years and managing an annual payroll of more than $240 million

• Operating the second-largest tribal health system in the United States, including a 58-bed hospital, eight outpatient facilities with medical, dental and vision care, and multiple other health care programs.

• Supporting Head Start, early childhood classrooms, Sequoyah Schools for grades 7 - 12 and Cherokee language revitalization programs

• Providing more than 2,600 higher education scholarships in the past decade

• Providing more than $2 million annually to Oklahoma Schools from car tag sales

• Feeding more than 90,000 individuals, including more than 40,000 meals delivered to elderly citizens, every year

• Building roads, bridges and waterlines that benefit all Oklahomans.