SN Advocate Notice: HEAP

The Seneca Nation Advocate Program will be accepting applications for the Regular Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) benefit starting on November 5, 2020. This benefit will run until March 2021 or if the funding runs out, whichever comes first. Also starting on November 5, The Advocate Program will be accepting applications for the […]


REMINDER from Emergency Management

Submitted by Dawn Stevens The Seneca Nation Emergency Management Department’s mass notification messaging service called Regroup is intended to provide SN Employees and Community Members with broadcast services in the event of emergencies, closings, delays, and health/safety messages. This service allows fast and reliable communications via mobile devices, landlines & email. If you are interested […]


Crime Victim Services Survey Assessment

Attention: Seneca Nation Community Members We are seeking your help with providing information to develop a community-focused strategic plan to improve services to victims. The Seneca Nation has received funding to develop/improve direct services to victims in our community. With your assistance in completing this survey, it will help guide the process for future services. […]


Gakwi:yo:h Farms adds more bison to herd in Ohi:yo’

Photos by Seneca Media EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY, OUR HERD OF AMERICAN BISON WILL NOW BE LOCATED AT SENECA TERRITORY PROPERTY SITUATED IN SUNFISH FLATS, ALLEGANY TERRITORY. We would like all community members, hunters and outdoor enthusiasts to know that the bison, although often docile, can be very dangerous animals, when approached by humans. We ask that […]


Canvass Day 2020 – William Seneca Building

Photos by Seneca Media On November 10, 2020, the newly elected officials of the Seneca Nation were sworn into office. Due to COVID-19, a smaller ceremony than usual was held with a livestream provided for Seneca members. A drive-thru Chiavetta’s luncheon was held afterwards at the CCC. President Pagels offered this message on behalf of […]


Seneca Nation Announces Seneca One Stop project on Seneca Buffalo Creek Territory

November 11, 2020 – Seneca Nation President Matthew Pagels, who was sworn into office yesterday, officially announced the development of the Seneca Nation’s newest Seneca One Stop operation on Seneca Territory located in downtown Buffalo. The project will include a gas station and convenience store, offering a typical selection of convenience products for motorists, visitors […]

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A message from President Matthew B. Pagels

Nya:wëh Sgë:nö’, I’m thankful for our Communities everyday particularly as colder weather is approaching. Unfortunately we have already experienced a significant windstorm which knocked out large sections of both Allegany and Cattaraugus electricity on Sunday, November 15. It was necessary to open up our emergency facilities for families to seek shelter from the elements. It […]