Login Instructions for General Council E-Meeting


Login Instructions for General Council E-Meeting

HERE is a detailed Powerpoint for how to log in.

Please note the following with the Login Instructions:

  • You can view, download or print the Login Instructions.
  • Read them before attempting to Register or Login.
  • Help Desk available Friday at 12:45 p.m.
  • Have your Tribal ID available, as it may be needed for Tribal Member verification.
  • You can paste the links in the Web Browser, in separate windows/ Web Browser Tabs.
  • Do not use Internet Explorer.
  • USE – Mozilla FireFox or Chrome. If you have troubles, call the Help Desk on Friday at 12:45 p.m.
  • The Lumi Link will open a page asking for your Tribal ID number and Password, after entering, Click “Submit”. If you try this before Friday at 12:45 p.m., you will see an “Error “as the Page will not be available until Friday at 12:45 p.m.
  • The Zoom Link will open the Registration Page, enter Frist and Last Name, E-mail Address and 4 Digit ID number (Last 4 digits of your Tribal Member ID Number), Click “Register”.  An e-mail will be sent with further instruction.
  • You can only Login once for the e-meeting, meaning if you are already logged in, you cannot login again.
  •  If you experiencing errors, please call the Help Desk that open on Friday at 12:45 p.m.

Management and Protection of Gray Wolves returns to States and Tribes Following Successful Recovery Efforts

More than 45 years after gray wolves were first listed under the Endangered Species Act (ESA), the current Administration and its many conservation partners are announcing the successful recovery of the gray wolf and its delisting from the ESA. State and tribal wildlife management agency professionals will resume responsibility for sustainable management and protection of delisted gray wolves in states with gray wolf populations, while the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service monitors the species for five years to ensure the continued success of the species.

In total, the gray wolf population in the lower 48 states is more than 6,000 wolves, greatly exceeding the combined recovery goals for the Northern Rocky Mountains and Western Great Lakes populations.

The final rule will publish in the Federal Register on November 3, 2020, and be effective 60 days after on January 4, 2021.

F2F Box Program – Important Notification for Milwaukee Residents

There has been a location change.

The F2F Box Program will NOT be at the HCN Milwaukee Branch Office. The distribution will be:

Boone & Crockett
818 S. Water St.
Milwaukee, WI 53204 

Looking forward to seeing you this week. This series of the Food Box Program will carry us through August so make sure you come out and get some food for your home and loved ones! Thank you again for you continued participation. Any questions, please send a message to whitefeather@ho-chunk.com. Your HCN Community Health and Wellness Team!

2020 Annual Address Verification Notice from the HCN Office of Tribal Enrollment

In accordance to HCC § 12, Per Capita Distribution Ordinance, Sec.7c. Each member shall be required to submit an annual address verification form (either paper or electronic) to the Enrollment Office in accordance with the procedures and instructions promulgated by the Enrollment Office.

Please take notice of the following very important information

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Ho-Chunk Nation leadership had to make the difficult decision to implement an emergency plan to only maintain employees to perform the critical functions and services within the Nation’s governmental structure. Please take note of the following AVF Schedule:

AVF 2020 Schedule & Deadlines

– July 30th : All Change of Address must be in by 2:00 PM

– August 3rd : Member Address will be updated on AVF.

– August 7th : AVF files will be sent to the Print Shop

– September 1st : Re-Call Staff and Mail AVF’s

– September 9th : Testing Electronic AVF program

– September 15th : Mid–Month Per Cap Check Run and – Uncheck PC Eligible box

– September 17th : Electronic AVF program opens

– October 15th : AVF Due Date @ 4:30 pm

– NOVEMBER 1, 2020 Per Cap Day!!

It is very important that you keep your address current. The Change of Address (COA) form can be found on the Nations website at https:/ho-chunknation.com. (The Enrollment Office is not responsible for sending your AVF to the wrong address if you fail to provide a current and correct address by the deadline above). On the other hand, if you know your address is correct, do not submit a COA unnecessarily, as we are still operating short staffed and unnecessary submission deters the staff
from being efficient.

Although mail and faxes are still accepted and retrieved from the Office twice a week, the most efficient way to submit your COA form (not AVF) to the Enrollment Office is to email to:

*Office of Tribal Enrollment forms are available online @ http://www.ho-chunknation.com/tribal-members under the Forms section.

Wittenberg Whitetail Crossing Closed

The Wittenberg Whitetail Crossing convenience store will be closed until further notice.

A procedure is being performed to ensure the safety of employees and customers due to the current COVID 19 pandemic.

This procedure is a cleaning to ensure members of the public are safe from any potential contact dangers.

According the Ho-Chunk Executive Administrative Officer Michael Sallaway, the convenience store will resume normal operations as soon as the cleaning and inspection has been performed.

Gas pumps will remain open for pay-at-pump service only.

Internet Payment and Reimbursement is available to Ho-Chunk enrolled students in grades K-12 for the months of March-June, 2020, in response to the COVID-19 remote learning requirement.

There are two applications:

  1. One application is for new internet service
  2. One is for current customers who are eligible for up to $75.00 in payment or reimbursement for their internet service fees.

Please see the guidelines for documentation required with the application.

ALL applications and back-up documentation must be sent to: SCR@Ho-Chunk.com, or faxed to 715-284-1760, or they will not be processed.

Applications must be received by June 15, 2020.

Guidelines for Existing customers – COVID-19 Relief Response IASS (fillable)
Internet Access Suppport Program Existing Customer (Fillable)

Guidelines for New Customers-COVID-19 Relief Response IASS (fillable)
Internet Access Suppport Program New Customer (Fillable)