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Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe of South Dakota has exhausted it\'s emergency fund and is trying to raise money to help hundreds of families that have been affected by the severe weather. Water and other supplies are also needed.

State of Emergency: Brothers& Sisters, We Need to Help

The peoples in the reservations in Pine Ridge, Thunder Butte, Eagle Butte, and near by locations are in a state of emergency brothers, sisters we need to help.
May Blueotter, creator of Native Nation and an RPU council member, spoke to Cody HighElk on Friday, January 29, 2010 about how to get emergency relief to the Thunder Butte area. HighElk is a resident and tribal member of Sioux Tribe in Thunder Butte, and she has agreed to distribute any nonperishable items. She said anything will help: flashlights, batteries, candles, blankets etc. The largest need right now is Water.
You can contact Ms. HighElk at (605) 365-5715
Send your nonperishable items to:
BY Fed EX: 301 Thunder Butte Road, Dupree, SD 57623
By Mail:  PO Box 170 Dupree, SD 57623

Monetary donations can be done here or through:
Cheyenne River Sioux 2010 Disaster Account
Direct to: United Bkrs Bloomington ABA # 091 001 322
Beneficiary Bank: Account Number 250 3373
State Bank of Eagle Butte
Eagle Butte, SD 57625
Final Credit: Account Holder @ UBB Customers Bank
Account Holder: CRST 2010 Disaster, Account Number 103173

Checks can be mailed to:
Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe/2010 Disaster Account
Cheyenne River Sioux Tribal Chairman’s Office
Attn: Ice Storm Emergency Fund
PO Box 590
2001 Main Street (Tribal Offices)
Eagle Butte, SD 57625

Primary contacts for the tribe:
Robin Le Beau, Chairman’s Assistant (610) 568-2101
Joe Brings Plenty, Tribal Chairman (605) 365-6548
CRST Emergency Coordination Center (605) 964-7711 (7712)

Send Monetary Aid to Pine Ridge Reservation by:
Dean Patton
Oglala Sioux Tribe
P.O. Box 2070
PineRidge, South Dakota 57770

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