Cherokee Nation Businesses Community Relations welcomes all inquiries and requests from community organizations, nonprofit groups or community businesses. Individual or specific personal requests do not qualify for a sponsorship. All CNB Community Relations services shall be used for lawful purposes only. Each inquiry will be reviewed by the CNB sponsorship committee and issued a response. To be considered for funding, complete the form found at the bottom of this page.

Monetary requests must be received at least 60 days prior to the event and in-kind requests must be received 30 days prior to when the contribution is needed. Requestors will be notified of the sponsorship committee’s decision within 30 days of the monthly meeting. All materials, publications or products taken to or used at an event for support or sponsorship by CNB staff, is solely the property of CNB. CNB and its entities retain all proprietary rights in any process, procedure or distribution of such.

As a general rule, CNB sponsorships are not used for:

  • General operating costs
  • Individuals
  • Academic or medical research
  • Political causes, organizations or candidates
  • Religious organizations, programs or events
  • Trips or travel
  • Endowment campaigns
  • Monetary donations
  • Youth sports teams