Tribal Council is pleased to announce the Nation has received additional Coronavirus Relief Fund dollars as part of the American Recovery Plan Act which will soon be dispersed to all members as a Special Coronavirus Relief Benefit. This non-taxable disbursement is for COVID-19 related expenses such as compliance with stay-at-home orders, rent/mortgage, utilities, food, internet, personal protective equipment, and any other related expenses due to the pandemic.
Detailed documents are available in the Members Only Portal, in the folder Tribal Council Updates, COVID-19, 2021, ARPA Distribution #2. Finance is working on the release of the payment with an expected distribution date of October 1, 2021, for all adult members. Parents/Guardians of minors are required to complete the ARPA General Welfare Distribution #2 – Minor Application.
The PBPN Members Only Portal can also be accessed through the “Community” link on the home page.
The Members Only Portal portion of the website is maintained by the Tribal Council Secretary’s Office. For assistance contact, Lorrie Melchior, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 785-966-4032.