All 12 of the federally recognized Tribes in Michigan own and operate casinos, all of which are currently shuttered due to the global COVID-19 pandemic. The casinos operated by Michigan Tribes support services for Tribal members, and void of gaming revenues, Tribal service budgets are in trouble.
This is a tremendous opportunity for Chi-Ishobak. This is the largest grant we have received from the NACA program, and will help us provide tremendous opportunity to our tribal citizens – both personally, and for those wanting to start or are in business.
2019 was an exciting year for GLI. This year we added diversification throughout our portfolio, engaged in community enriching philanthropic endeavors, as well as developed and grew our team and partners. We can't wait to see what 2020 brings!