Financial Planning for Investment Seminars

Posted in: Community Planning and Development

The Seneca Nation Small Business Incubator Program SNI SBIP is presenting L&M Financial speaking on "Financial Planning for Investment" April 15th in the William Seneca Building Cafeteria at 7-8PM and April 17th in the Allegany Community Center Education Wing at 7-8PM.

Have you thought about what your financial goals are and:

  • Do you want to start your own business but your personal finances need attention first?
  • Will you have enough money to send all your children to a good college?
  • Will you have enough money when you want to retire and retire comfortably?
  • If you or a family member becomes permanently disabled, will you have enough money for their long term care?

To pre-register contact Wayne Awald SNI SBIP Business Advisor  at 716-532-4900 X5139 or by email at

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Cattaraugus Territory 2014 Community Fair

Posted in: Education

The 2014 SNI Community Fair will be held during spring break April 14th – 17th on the Cattaraugus territory. Numerous educational and fun filled activities sponsored by various Nation departments will take place at different sites within the territory. New this year is the “Community Fair Passport” which will get you chances for great door prizes for attending events throughout the week. Registration for the passport will take place beginning opening day. The annual SNI Department Awareness Day & Vendor Day is scheduled to take place Thurs., April 17th at the Saylor Building beginning at 10am. Everyone is welcome to come & join in on the week activities. For more information please call the Department of Education at 716-532-3341. 

The activity schedule is available here.

Save the Date! Career Fest Allegany

Posted in: Employment and Training

Career Fest Allegany is coming April 16th!

This is an event hosted by Employment & Training to share training opportunities, introduce you to college majors, and help you to prepare for a career.

For more information call Employment & Training Allegany: (716) 945-8120

Grants Workshop

Posted in: Community Planning and Development

The Community Planning & Development Department is pleased to announce a one-day Grants Workshop for Seneca Nation Department Directors, staff and interested individuals. The Workshop will cover a broad range of topics. The Workshop's goal will be to increase the ability of the Nation's Departments and organizations to compete for and obtain additional funding in order to expand and improve services to tribal members.

The Grants Workshop will be held on Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at the Community Health & Wellness Center, 36 Thomas Indian School Drive, Irving, NY 14081.

Mr. Steve Banko, the former Director of the H.U.D. Office in Buffalo will facilitate the Workshop along with staff from the Community Planning & Development Grants Office and Accounting Department's Grants & Contracts Office.

To register, contact James Oleksak, Grants Manager at (716) 532-4900 Ex 5027. You can also email him at

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